FAQs - Face & Neck Lift

Face & Neck Lift

Face & Neck Lift is a surgical procedure to improve and restore the firmness of the face and neck skin and neck along with the supporting soft tissue structure, and remove excess fat.

Those who have deep grooves or creases around the corners of the nose to the corners of the mouth, also who have excess and sagged skin around the jaw, neck and chin, and who have deep wrinkles on the cheeks, the area of the cheekbones and forehead .

Consult your condition with our specialist doctors, discuss your medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements containing gingko biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners. do fasting before surgery at least 8 hours before.

Face & neck lift surgery takes approximately 6-7 hours.

Studies show that the Deep Plane technique provides more durable results for FaceLift operations that can last up to ten to fifteen years. This technique can provide natural results, by going deeper under the skin, under the SMAS layer. SMAS or usually also called the superficial musculoaponeurotic system, which is located under the skin covering the muscles commonly used for facial expression, such as smiling or frowning. This Deep Plane Lift technique is a complex surgical procedure that requires deeper dissection and requires a surgeon with high expertise.

After undergoing face and neck lift surgery the patient will be hospitalized for 1 day. The face will be bandaged on the sides and bandages will be applied on the area under the chin and neck. After completion, the patient needs to go back to Ultimo for medical check and post-ops procedure. The sutures will be opened within 7-10 days post-surgery.

Fat Transfer

According to aesthetic procedures, The extra fats in your abdomen or thighs of your body is taken and transferred to other areas around the face to achieve beautiful volume and shape.

Those who want to have a younger looking face, those who have concave or curved shape, and also those who want to fix a deep laugh line, and have a flat and dull face

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Fat transfer takes approximately 1 hour.

After undergoing fat transfer surgery, patients can go home immediately. They should get back to control after 2-3 days of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Blepharoplasty

It is a surgery performed on the eyelid, both upper and lower. This action aims to improve the shape of the upper, lower or both eyelids; remove piles of fat, wrinkles, excess skin on the upper eyelids due to the aging process; also tightens the skin of the lower eyelid so the eyes look fresher and younger again.

Those who have excess skins on the eyelids causing a bad shape and even disrupting the function of the eyes; those who only have a single eyelid appearance (without lids); those who have eye bags that interfere with appearance and cause the eyes to appear swollen or tired; those who have wrinkles around the eyes and droopy eyes due to aging; and also those who have dark circles under the eyes.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Upper or lower blepharoplasty surgery takes approximately 1 1/2 hours if done together takes approximately 2-3 hours.

After undergoing belpharoplasty surgery, patients can go home immediately, and take control after 1 day of surgery (depending on the condition of the patient), to do post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Brow Lift

It is a procedure to restore your appearance to make you look younger and fresher. Brow lift surgery aims to perfect the shape of the eyebrows, upper eyelids, and forehead.

Those who have a sagged or lower brow shape or those who have visible lines on the forehead, between the eyebrows or nose.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Brow lift surgery takes approximately 1,5 hours.

After undergoing brow lift surgery, patients can go home immediately, and take control after 1 day of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), for post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Epicanthoplasty

It is a procedure used to increase eye width and provide a more attractive eye appearance. Epicanthoplasty can also improve the shape of the eyes by removing the mongolian folds that cover the inner corner of the eye folds.

People who have Mongolian folds on their eyelids with a short horizontal distance around the eyes and a wide distance between the two eyes
People who have lethargic facial shapes because of the corner of their eyes

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Epicanthoplasty surgery takes approximately 30 minutes.

The patient can go home immediately, and return to control after 1 day of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), to do post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Eyelash Implant

Eyelash implant is a small surgery that aims to plant hairs on the eyelash area to make you look much prettier and more natural.

Those with lesser and short eyelashes.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Eyelash implants surgery takes approximately 60-90 minutes.

Patients can go home immediately. In the next 2-3 days they need to return for post-ops treatments (depending on the patient’s condition). Maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Alae Refinement

Surgical procedures to reduce the width of the nasal lobe to achieve a leaner nose.

those who have large nostrils.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Alae refinement (forming a nasal lobe) takes approximately 30 minutes.

Patients can go home immediately. In the next day they need to return for post-ops treatments (depending on the patient’s condition). Maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Rhinoplasty

It is the procedure to reduce or increase the size, changing the tip and trunk of the nose. This action can also be done to straighten the nasal splitting cartilage (septum) which sometimes causes breathing problems.

Those who have a flat nose and wider nose, those with a bent nose, those with a larger nose tip, and those who have asymmetrical shape due to injury or accident.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Rhinoplasty (nose job) surgery takes approximately 60 minutes.

After undergoing rhinoplasty surgery, patients can go home immediately and take control after 1 day of surgery (depending on the condition of the patient), to do post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Buccal Fat

Surgical procedures to remove cheek fat from the inside of the mouth, for those who have a fat face (chubby cheeks) / round face, fat will be taken from the inside of the mouth so that there will be no scars on the outside of the face.

Those who have a round face shape, or chubby cheek (chubby cheek).

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Buccal Fat surgery takes approximately 30 minutes.

After undergoing Buccal Fat surgery, patients can go home immediately and check up after 2-3 days of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), to be treated post-op, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Cheek Augmentation

Surgical procedures to overcome the problem around cheeks by increasing its volume. This procedure can be done in two ways:

  • By adding fat or bone from other body parts and placing it on the cheeks.
  • By adding silicone implants to the cheeks.

Those who have an asymmetrical face shape in the cheek area.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Cheek Augmentation surgery takes approximately 60 minutes.

After undergoing Cheek Augmentation, patients can go home immediately, and do the check up after 1 day of surgery (depending on the condition of the patient), to do post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Chin Augmentation

Procedures that aim to increase the length of the chin by using implants or by manipulating the structure of the chin bone directly.

Those who have a lower and disproportionate chin.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Cheek augmentation surgery takes approximately 60 minutes.

After surgery, patient can go home immediately, the head must be positioned upright and it must be positioned higher when sleeping to reduce swelling, must install a taping (plaster) in the area to reduce swelling and pain. This tape will be removed within a few days, it is recommended to eat soft foods or porridge for several days until the wound under the gum heals. and do check up control after 2-3 days of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), for post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Reduction Genioplasty

It is a surgery for patients with prominent chin, which aims to reduce chin length to get more proportional results.

Those who have a long and disproportionate chin.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

Cheek augmentation surgery takes approximately 60 minutes.

After genioplasty reduction, patients are advised to stay in 1 day, and do a checkup after 1 day of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), for post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Lobuloplasty

Aesthetic surgery procedures  to repair enlarged or torn ear cavities due to the use of ear accessories or caused by an accident.

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Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

This operation uses local anesthesia. And procedure takes aproximately 1 hour.

After undergoing lobuloplasty, the patient can go home immediately, and do a checkup after 1 day of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition), for post-op treatment, maximum results are seen after 3 months.

Otoplasty

It is an Aesthetic surgical procedures that usually performed to children aged 4 to 14 years, to correct the ears that protrude forward or to reduce the size of large ears. This surgery can also be done to repair adult ears. This operation aims to correct the shape of the ear that does not fit, such as ears that are facing too forward and large ears.

Those who have prominent ear shape, large earlobe, or abnormal ear shape.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

This operation uses local anesthesia. And the process is about 1,5 hours.

It is worth to mention that the recovery time varies greatly between individuals. In the first day you must keep your head well. After surgery the patient will be asked to wear gauze or bandages for several days for the healing process and improvement of the shape and position of the ear. The wounds will usually disappear within 7 to 10 days. The sutures are usually removed within one week after surgery. You can resume normal activities, go to school, or work 7 to 10 days after surgery.

Lip Augmentation

It is a procedure to form sexy lips and a fuller impression, to reduce lines and wrinkles around the mouth, and to reduce the visibility of smiling lines. Lip augmentation is done through fillers, fats, or implants. This procedure is common to give patients fuller lips, sexy lips, and to reduce fine wrinkles around the mouth.

Those who want to increase lips volume or reduce wrinkle lines around the mouth to improve facial harmony.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

This surgery uses local anesthesia. And the process is approximately 30 minutes.

After surgery, patients can go home immediately, within the next 2-3 days of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition) they need to go back for medical checkup and post-op treatment. The results are immediately visible after the operation.

Lip Reduction

It is a surgery to make your lips beautiful. Lip reduction surgery (lip reduction) involves removing skin tissue from the lower or upper lip, or sometimes both. This is done to reshape the entire lips area. The first step is to perform anesthesia which aims to minimize pain. After that, the doctor will perform surgery on the lips and remove excess fat and tissue from the lips to reduce the overall volume.

Those who want to reduce lips volume in order to improve facial harmony.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

This surgery uses local anesthesia. And the process is about 45 minutes.

After surgery, patients can go home immediately, within the next 2-3 days of surgery (depending on the patient’s condition) they need to go back for medical checkup and post-op treatment. The results are immediately visible after the operation.

Jaw surgery

The beauty of a person’s face is not only influenced by the smoothness of the skin, but what is also important is the structure of facial bones. A good and balanced facial bone structure will provide a proportional and attractive face shape. But unfortunately, not everyone is born with a proportional bone structure. This structure is very influenced by race. Many people from certain regions have strong and wide facial bone structures. As for other areas, many have strong and wide facial bone structures. As for other areas, many have facial bone structures with protruding gums.

Facial bone surgery can be done to correct unbalanced jaw growth, or excessive lower jaw growth which results in disharmony in the appearance of the lower jaw that appears more prominent. Facial bone surgery can also improve the shape of the chin, reduce the width of the cheekbones and lower jaw, so the face looks more oval. The best candidates to undergo this procedure are those who have a jaw shape that is too prominent, rectangular, or disproportionate. Clients with teeth that are too prominent are also the best candidates for this operation. This operation takes between 2 to 4 hours.

Those who have a a prominent, boxy, or disproportionate jaw shape. Those with prominent teeth are also the best candidates for this operation.

Consult with a plastic surgeon, discuss medical history before performing surgery, do a lab check, at least 2 weeks before surgery, patients must stop smoking and consume alcohol. Stop taking supplements that contain Ginkgo Biloba, vitamin E, and medications that are blood thinners.

This operation uses general anesthesia. And the process is about 2-3 hours.

It is worth to mentioned that the recovery time varies greatly between individuals. The patient will feel and look better in a relatively short time. However, in the first week, it usually still looks swollen and feels painful, although this pain is minimal. wounds will usually heal within seven to ten days. swelling on the face will disappear and the face also looks gaunt after 2 weeks. the results of this operation are permanent.