A facelift is able to lower the overall signs of aging from your face. If you’re thinking a facelift merely tightens the skin of the face you may be pleasantly surprised by what is now available. Your cosmetic surgeon now has a whole suite of options available in addition to the traditional skin tightening that the facelift is best known for. Cosmetic surgeons can now fully reposition fat, skin, and muscle. This means you can finally remove that double chin or those jowls that have in the past been very difficult to correct. Creases are also filled that develop below the eyelids and down the nose. All humans are unique, which means every patient needs a personalized treatment plan for their facial rejuvenation. Your cosmetic surgeon will be able to assist guide you in developing the best plan for you specifically. Sometimes 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 help guide you to make the correct decision for your goals.