A facelift has the ability to reduce the overall signs of aging from the face. If you’re thinking a facelift simply tightens the skin of the face you might be pleasantly surprised by what is now available. Your plastic surgeon now has a whole suite of options available in addition to the traditional skin tightening that the facelift is best known for. It’s now possible for your cosmetic surgeon to fully reposition fat, skin and even muscle to achieve your desired appearance. This reduces sagging that creates jowls or a double chin. Deep wrinkles are also filled that develop below the eyelids and along the nose. Your plastic surgeon and you will be able to create a unique treatment plan to reach your goals. Often times the best results will be achieved when the facelift is paired with other treatments like laser skin resurfacing or a brow lift. Your plastic surgeon will assist guide you to make the correct decision for your goals.