A facelift has the ability to reduce the overall signs of aging from your face. Though at one time they merely tightened facial skin, the surgery has evolved to include an entire suite of options. You can now have the fat, skin and muscle of your face tightened as well as repositioned. This increased flexibility gives your plastic surgeon amazing control to be able to create the look you desire. This means you can finally remove that double chin or those jowls that have in the past been very hard to remove. The wrinkles and creases along the nose and below the eyelids are also “filled in” to achieve a more youthful appearance. Your cosmetic surgeon and you will be able to create a unique treatment plan to achieve your desired look. Often times the most optimal outcomes will be achieved when the facelift is combined with other procedures like laser skin resurfacing or a brow lift. Your cosmetic surgeon will assist guide you to make the perfect decision for your goals.