What is a neck lift?
A neck lift improves the sagging and ageing appearance of your neck. It removes excess skin and & fat and helps with the appearance of wrinkles.
What types of neck lift are available?
This procedure removes excess fat from the chin and neck. It doesn’t improve sagging skin so it is often paired with another procedure. The procedure can take around an hour.
To remove excess skin from the neck, this is the procedure you should choose. The surgeon will lift the skin. This procedure can take from two to four hours depending on your personal surgery.
This is a highly invasive surgery where a small portion of some neck muscles will be removed or realigned, to tighten the middle of the neck. This procedure will also take around two-four hours.
Is a neck lift for you?
Before choosing to have a neck lift, you need to consider:
- What prescriptions are you taking?
- Do you smoke?
- Can you take time off?
- Are you comfortable with a 2-4 hour surgery?
- What are your expectations?
You should always speak to your surgeon about all of these things in the consultation, before going ahead with the surgery.