Category: Face Lift

Can a Facelift Make Others Perceive You as Younger & More Successful? Study Says Yes

Posted June 28, 2017 by July 17th, 2017 If you’re considering facelift surgery to address jowling, sagging skin and facial wrinkles, you probably expect the procedure will help you feel more youthful, refreshed and better about your appearance—and you’re right. The vast majority of patients are thrilled to look in the mirror and see a younger version of themselves—and the resulting confidence boost… click to continue reading

Are Stem Cell Facelifts Just Marketing Hype? Dr. Paul M. Parker Comments on the Controversy

Posted August 13, 2013 by May 2nd, 2016 A traditional facelift is a surgical procedure that focuses on the lower two-thirds of the face and the neck. It includes making incisions and removing excess loose skin.  Better facelifts include tightening and suspending the submusculoaponeurotic (known as a “SMAS” facelift) tissues. Some higher quality facelifts also include injections of fat, in recent years, to… click to continue reading

Facelifts Can Make Men Feel Younger and More Attractive

Posted July 24, 2013 by May 2nd, 2016 As men age, they experience a sagging and drooping of the soft tissues of their face and neck. This normal aging can be improved by a rhytidectomy (commonly referred to as a facelift) procedure to regain their younger appearance. During this procedure, Dr Parker will elevate the descended fatty tissues beneath the cheek skin into… click to continue reading

Parker Center Releases New Information for Patient Education

Posted April 2, 2013 by September 22nd, 2017 The Parker Center for Plastic Surgery has released several new pages on their website in order to improve patient education, increase patient awareness of new techniques, and provide greater detail of procedures used in facial plastic surgery. Dr. Paul M. Parker, Medical Director of the Parker Center for Plastic Surgery, has always taken the time… click to continue reading

Facelifts Let You Look and Feel Years Younger

Posted March 12, 2013 by May 2nd, 2016 It seems that most people who get facelifts do so because they want to feel and look younger. And while there is no doubt a facelift can smooth out wrinkles, tighten jaw lines, and reduce sagging eyelids, it’s typically difficult to judge exactly how much younger one will look. That is until now. Essentially, a… click to continue reading

Not Your Mother’s Facelift – Surgical Techniques are Now Longer Lasting, More Natural Looking

Posted February 5, 2013 by May 2nd, 2016 A study published in the December 2012 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery analyzed 50 patients who underwent facelift surgery and how they look today, 5 ½ years later. While the facelift patients show some signs of normal aging, the results show that they look younger today than before they had their facelift. “The study… click to continue reading

Facelift takes off 7 Years from Appearance

Posted July 17, 2012 by May 2nd, 2016 When considering a facelift, New Jersey residents can refer to a recent study in the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. This study states that a face lift has the ability to make a person look up to seven years younger. The Parker Center for Plastic Surgery has always strived to understand how cosmetic surgery affects… click to continue reading