If your goal is an overall lowering of facial aging signs a facelift might be your top choice. As with all cosmetic surgery, the facelift has come a long way in recent years. In the past, a facelift merely tightened the skin of the face. Not anymore! It is now possible for your cosmetic surgeon to fully reposition fat, skin and even muscle to get your goal appearance. This allows your cosmetic surgeon to reduce the sagging skin and muscle that creates a double chin or “jowls”. The wrinkles and creases along the nose and below the eyelids are also “filled in” to create a younger appearance. Your plastic surgeon and you will be able to create a personalized treatment plan to achieve your desired look. When seeking a dramatic improvement other surgeries can be added to your treatment plan. These often include; laser skin resurfacing, eyelid surgery, implants, and brow lifts.