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7 Things You Need to Know Before Getting a Brow Lift

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Brow lifts have become increasingly popular for those seeking to refresh their appearance and achieve a less tired look. But before you decide to undergo this cosmetic procedure, it’s essential to be well-informed and prepared. In this blog, Artiste Plastic Surgery will explore seven key things you need to know before getting a brow lift.

1. Understanding the Brow Lift Procedure

A brow lift surgery is a cosmetic procedure designed to lift and tighten the skin of the forehead and brow area. It can address sagging brows, forehead wrinkles, and frown lines. At Artiste Plastic Surgery, our Brow Lift procedure aims to raise the eyebrow, achieve a more anatomically or goal-oriented brow position, and soften the eyelid brow region. We also offer the option to combine a Brow Lift with a facelift. 

2. Realistic Expectations

While a brow lift can refresh your appearance, it’s important to have realistic expectations. The procedure can address specific concerns, but it won’t completely change your overall facial structure. Consult with your surgeon to ensure that your expectations align with the achievable results of a brow lift.

3. Recovery Process

Brow lift recovery typically involves some swelling and bruising, which gradually subsides over time. Depending on your individual situation, the downtime of a brow lift may last up to seven days or more. Your surgeon will provide detailed post-operative care instructions to help minimise discomfort and optimise healing.

4. Potential Risks and Complications

Like any surgical procedure, a brow lift comes with potential risks and complications. These may include infection, scarring, and changes in sensation. Prioritise open communication with your surgeon about any concerns or questions you may have regarding the safety and risks associated with the procedure.

5. Cost Considerations

The cost of a brow lift can vary based on factors such as the surgeon’s expertise, location, and the extent of the procedure. Before committing to the surgery, obtain a clear understanding of the overall cost, including pre-operative assessments, the procedure itself, and post-operative care.

6. Alternatives to Brow Lift

In some cases, non-surgical alternatives may be considered to achieve a similar effect without undergoing surgery. Discuss with your surgeon the available options, such as injectables or other treatments, to determine the most suitable approach for your specific needs.

7. Consultation with a Qualified Surgeon

Choosing a skilled and experienced surgeon is crucial for the success of your brow lift. Schedule a consultation with a qualified plastic surgeon who has thorough experience with facial procedures. At Artiste Plastic Surgery, Our board-certified Specialist Plastic Surgeon, Dr Jack Zoumaras is a peer-reviewed surgeon who has undergone several facial procedures, including brow lift in Sydney. 

During your consultation, discuss your expectations, concerns, and any medical history that might affect the outcome of the surgery. Book a consultation today.

Disclaimer: At Artiste Plastic Surgery, our Plastic Surgeons led by Dr Jack Zoumaras have been trained to the highest possible degree. All surgery has risks and it is always advised to get a second opinion. Risks are very real and we cannot guarantee any result. Results are illustrated as a guide only. All risks are managed and any need for revision surgery or complications (1-5%) can be managed by our specialist plastic surgeons.

Any statements on how you will feel is based on Level V Evidence:

Level V:  How you will feel after plastic surgery varies between individuals, depending on psychological and physical factors. Our internal research is based on how patients in our practice feel after surgery.

The blogs are not a substitute for a medical consultation and do not form as part of the doctor to patient relationship.


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Artiste Plastic Surgery is an Award Winning Specialist Plastic Surgery practice led by internationally trained Dr. Jack Zoumaras, Plastic Surgeon and Peer Reviewed Face Surgeon

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