Eyebrow & Forehead Lifts at a Glance
Often, an eyebrow or forehead lift is combined with other cosmetic procedures to help achieve your overall desired appearance. Some of the procedures that are frequently combined with a brow or forehead lift are blepharoplasty, face lift or non-surgical aesthetic procedures such as chemical peels or BOTOX® treatments.
During your consultation, you will discuss your appearance goals, your health history as well as any previous surgeries. Together you and your doctor will discuss your options and choose a course of treatment.
Length of surgery: 1-2 hours
Length of recovery: 1 to 2 weeks, though it may take several months for the final results to fully settle in
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Frequently Asked Questions
Anesthesia is administered during both procedures, so patients do not experience pain. However, some discomfort, bruising and swelling can be expected during the recovery period.
Yes, both forehead and eyebrow lifts are often combined with other facial rejuvenation procedures like blepharoplasty (eyelid lift) for more comprehensive rejuvenation.
A well-performed eyebrow lift will not impact your ability to move your eyebrows or show natural expressions. Your surgeon will take care to preserve the functionality of the facial muscles and provide natural-looking results.