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

Plastic Surgery Patient Stacey is Thrilled with Her Natural Results

Posted June 4, 2013 by September 22nd, 2017 Stacey, a 59-year-old woman who primarily works outdoors, wanted to rejuvenate her appearance.  After extensive research and careful consideration, she opted to have a facelift and neck lift combined with a breast augmentation and a lip implant. “I decided to have everything done at once to minimize my downtime.  I knew that I wanted to… 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

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