February 16, 2015
Each patient comes to Dr. Thompson with individual concerns they would like addressed through facial cosmetic surgery. Depending on the degree of aging concerns, non-surgical procedures or more invasive surgeries may be recommended to help each patient achieve their goals. Often times, a combination of both is recommended for optimal facial rejuvenation.
Facelift surgery is one of the most common facial cosmetic procedures patients see Dr. Thompson for. Facelift surgery, whether a full facelift or in-office MACSlift, works well to treat skin and tissue laxity of the lower face. Though a common area of aging, patients may also have concerns about loose eyelids that can be addressed with blepharoplasty surgery at the same time as a facelift for full facial rejuvenation. To address skin concerns, such as hyperpigmentation or acne scars, a fractional CO2 laser treatment may be recommended a few weeks following facelift surgery. Other common procedures performed in conjunction with facelift surgery include endoscopic forehead lift, fat grafting or repositioning. chin implant or nonsurgical injectables such as Botox and Juvederm.
Many facial cosmetic procedures are designed for facial aging prevention and skincare maintenance. Undergoing a series of chemical peels every few years is important to rejuvenate the skin and tackle mild pigmentation. By beginning botox treatments early on in the aging process, lines and wrinkles can be addressed before needing more invasive procedures for correction. Another important aspect in any facial cosmetic plan is a good at-home skincare regimen. Dr. Thompson stresses the importance of a daily antioxidant and sunscreen use with additional products as needed.
Patients appreciate the specialized approach Dr. Thompson takes with each individual case as everyone varies in facial anatomy and specific concerns. It’s important to Dr. Thompson that he address the main concerns of the patient and what they are most bothered by when they look in the mirror. By offering a combination of surgical and non-surgical facial cosmetic procedures, patients can expect optimal results and satisfaction following their experience Thompson Facial Plastics.
For your own customized treatment plan, call (801)776-2220 for a free consultation with Dr. Thompson via skype or in-office at one of our 3 locations across the Wasatch front in Utah.
This post was written by Jenny Yergensen