Browlift - Overview

A forehead lift, sometimes referred to as a browlift or browplasty, is a cosmetic surgery procedure used to elevate a drooping eyebrow that might obstruct vision and/or to remove {the} deep worry lines that run across {the} forehead and might portray to others anger, sternness, hostility, fatigue or other unintended emotions

Why does {the} brow droop?

  • Eyebrow ptosis is a result of gravitational and involutional changes that result in eyebrows that rest lower than their normal position.
  • Other causes of brow ptosis include facial palsy, tumors, and asymmetry.
  • Patients might present complaining of difficulty with vision because of Aging: The effects of aging lead {the} brow and forehead to fall due to {the} skin's loss of elasticity.Environmental: Sun, wind, and {the} pull of gravity all affect {the} face; Frown lines and wrinkles might develop across {the} forehead
    1. secondary dermatochalasis
    2. irritation of {the} eyes from lash ptosis (again caused by secondary dermatochalasis), or
    3. cosmetic concerns.

What happens as {the} brow drops?

  • Your expression might not reflect how you actually feel, you might appear tired or angry
  • As a result, various people have opted for a procedure known as {the} forehead lift.
  • Based on variations in how men and women age and on new advances in medical technology, different methods are used to perform this procedure.

Indications for Brow lift

  • Sagging forehead; brows which hang low and close to {the} eyes
  • Deep vertical furrows between {the} brows

Forehead lifts are an option if you have a sagging brow or deep furrows between {the} eyes.Should you consider a brow lift?

  • To predict {the} outcome, use your hands above your brows and on {the} edges of your eyes and lift {the} skin upwards while looking in a mirror.

Note {the} following:

  • The distance from {the} central brow-to-upper eyelid is very small (brow-upper-lid, BUL)
  • The opening of {the} eye (palpebral fissure) is very small (excess skin)

it usually done between age forty and sixty-five, although it might be necessary at an earlier age.When is {the} best age to consider this surgery?

Good health and realistic expectations are prerequisites.

Procedures
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