Anatomy of a Facelift

Which type is right for you?

Andrea Markowitz, Ph.D.

HealthKey.com contributor

January 8, 2010


Face and neck lifts can erase years off your appearance by reducing wrinkles and tightening skin around the eyes, cheeks, jowls and neck.

Types of Lifts


To choose which type of facelift is best for you, consider:
Discuss these considerations with your plastic surgeon. For more information, visit The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery website.