The incision begins in the area of the temples (inside the hair), it extends inside the natural lines that exist in front of the ear and continues around the lobe , behind the ear.
When the neck needs a special treatment it is necessary to make an incision under the chin.
The intervention basically consists of “tightening” the mucles layers and the skin, removing the excess tissue.
It can be performed using local anesthesia and sedation or using general anesthesia.
Depending on the anesthesia and the extension of the lifting it can be on an outpatient basis or with 1 or 2 days in hospital.