MINI FACELIFT SANTA BARBARA SURGERY – SHORT SCAR FACELIFT – MINI LIFT – FACELIFT UNDER LOCAL ANESTHESIA
A mini facelift, or short scar facelift, is the most common facelift procedure performed today, and is designed to remove the visible signs of aging in the lower face and neck region. This procedure in known by a number of names, such as the mini lift , limited incision facelift, short scar face lift, s-lift or baby boomer lift. Patients in their forties and fifties are the top candidates for this procedure who are seeking a moderate enhancement without the need for a full facelift. This is an appropriate alternative aesthetic procedure for patients with signs of lower face aging such as sagging jowls, drooping skin in the chin and area beneath and excess skin around the lower region of the face. Using short incisions around the ears this procedure restores and defines the chin by trimming excess tissue and skillfully tightening the remaining skin creating a refreshed look. Dr. Sheffield is a highly skilled plastic surgeon who can create a more your youthful appearance which can enhance the patient’s natural beauty and boost self-confidence.
This cosmetic procedure does not stop the aging process. However, it can improve the aesthetic concerns. The surgery can be performed by itself or in tandem with other procedures such as a brow lift, upper blepharoplasty or platysmaplasty. Dr. Sheffield is a board-certified facial plastic surgeon who exclusively offers the mini-facelift under localized anesthesia in Santa Barbara, CA and surrounding cities. Those who are considering face-lift and other procedures should consult with their Santa Barbara plastic surgeon to determine which procedure is right for you.