Brow Lift Overview
Facts About Brow Lift
45 to 65 years old.
Low eyebrows (brow ptosis) due to excess forehead tissue and/or a weak frontalis muscle.
Direct browlift, $1,750 Endoscopic browlift $5,500 to $6,000 *This is an estimation & prices may vary.
To improve the function and appearance of the eyes by moving the eyebrows to the appropriate level.
This is an outpatient surgery and does not require an overnight stay in the hospital.
You will be able to walk around, feed and bathe yourself. Depending on your pain medication requirements, you may not be able to drive or care for others.
You may shower immediately following surgery, being careful to keep your head dry. You may wash your hair 48 hours after surgery.
One week for light exercise. Three weeks for regular exercise.
Risks & Complications
Scar alopecia, asymmetry, bleeding, infection, prolonged swelling, need for revision, numbness, complications related to anesthesia.
In some cases, brow lifts can be performed in the office under local anesthesia. They can also be done at a surgery center under general anesthesia. Surgery Center or Hospital
Your surgeon may want to administer BOTOX prior to a browlift to temporarily paralyze brow muscles that will place tension on the incision after surgery. Paralyzing these muscles during the healing period may improve the final appearance of scars.
Local anesthesia if done in the office or general anesthesia if done in an outpatient surgery center.
After a brow lift you will want to sleep with your head elevated above your heart for a few days to help reduce the swelling.
Walking After Surgery
You are encouraged to walk around the house as much as possible to help reduce the risk of DVT and thromboembolism.
Wait one week because you don’t want to increase your blood pressure during the early healing period.
Usually greatest around three days after surgery from which time it starts to subside. Some patients remain a little swollen for two months.
If present, it usually subsides by two weeks.
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