Signs of aging can come in all shapes and sizes, but one of the most obvious is your neck and jaw area. As you age, this area can become saggy, wrinkly, and otherwise unattractive. The good news is that a neck lift procedure can fix these issues, and provide you with a younger, more attractive neck.
What is a Neck Lift?
A neck lift is a procedure that removes excess skin and fat from around your neck. This results in a neck and jawline that look more youthful and attractive. While the effects are typically permanent, the aging process cannot be stopped entirely. Even so, a neck lift can make you look years or even decades younger.
What Issues Does a Neck Lift Address?
The definition of looking “old” can vary, but clear signs are skin that has become saggy, wrinkled, and loose. A neck lift procedure addresses this problem by removing excess fat deposits and skin from the neck and jaw area. It can also help fix muscle banding issues that come with age. This can help restore your youthful looks and give you a more attractive appearance.
Top 5 Neck Lift Benefits
When it comes to attractiveness and youthfulness, your neck is just as important as your face. In fact, your neck can give away your age very quickly regardless of how your face looks. The good news is that a neck lift can restore your neck to its original youthful appearance and make you look more attractive overall. Here are the top five neck lift benefits.
1. Delay the Signs of Aging
Different lifestyle choices and factors can cause your neck to age much faster than your face. This can also be caused by hereditary factors as well. This being the case, many people who get neck lifts are in their 40s or 50s, which can go a long way in helping them to keep their youthful appearance as they age over the next few decades.
2. Dramatic Results
One of the best things about a neck lift is that it has a huge impact on how young a person looks. Since the neck is such a huge giveaway of a person’s age, having a neck lift will improve your overall youthful appearance and make you feel more attractive. If you feel that you look old, having a neck lift can help you to dramatically improve your self-image.
3. Reduce the Need for Additional Procedures
Having a facelift in your 40s or 50s can reduce the need for more extensive procedures later in life such as a full facelift. This means that getting a neck lift early on can save you both time and money in the long run. The more proactive you are about getting a neck lift, the better off you will be.
4. Short Recovery Period
Unlike many other cosmetic procedures, neck lifts have a relatively short recovery period. In many cases, you’ll be able to get back to work in around a week and resume your full routine in as little as three weeks. If you live a very active lifestyle, it may take a little longer, but even so, neck lifts don’t require an extended healing period.
5. It Can Be Done With Other Procedures
A neck lift is easy to combine with other cosmetic procedures, making it a great choice if you’ve already decided to get a facelift or similar procedure.
Planning Your Neck Lift
Here at Kovanda Aesthetic Surgery, we take pride in helping you to achieve your cosmetic goals so that you can feel great about the way you look. Located in Minneapolis, MN, Dr. Kovanda and our staff are always happy to answer any questions you may have about neck lifts and other cosmetic procedures. To schedule your free consultation, please use our online contact form to set up an appointment.