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Neck Lift Surgery in Minneapolis

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For many men and women, factors such as aging, genetics and weight loss lead to a saggy neck appearance, often referred to as “turkey neck.” For these patients, the only permanent treatment option is an advanced facial rejuvenation procedure known as neck lift, which can also be performed in conjunction with facelift, brow lift or eyelid surgery. Dr. Harrington of Harrington Plastic Surgery in Minneapolis has helped countless patients achieve an aesthetically pleasing neck contour and jaw line by utilizing the latest techniques in the art of neck lift surgery. She also performs a variety of facial rejuvenation procedures, including facelift, eyelid surgery and brow lift in Minneapolis.

Neck lift may be performed through a variety of methods or a combination of the following:

  • Liposuction — eliminates fat
  • Cervicoplasty — eliminates excess skin
  • Platysmaplasty — removes/tightens neck muscles

As an experienced facial rejuvenation specialist, Dr. Harrington can help you determine which neck lift method is the best treatment option for you. Her goal is to provide you with the best possible long-lasting results that will give you a rested and youthful appearance and a boost in self-confidence.

Dr. Harrington will individualize your treatment based on your anatomy and skin elasticity. She will utilize the most appropriate cosmetic surgery techniques with the smallest possible incisions to accomplish the ideal improvement. Each Minneapolis neck lift patient can rest assured that Dr. Harrington’s priority is always patient safety and satisfactory appearance-enhancing results.

How Do I Determine if Neck Lift Surgery Is Right for Me?

The most suitable candidates for neck lift are individuals who are unsatisfied with their appearance due to the following concerns:

  • Sagging neck and facial skin
  • Loss of jaw line definition/double chin
  • Loss of skin elasticity

In addition, neck lift patients must be in good mental and physical health, be nonsmokers and have realistic expectations regarding the results of surgery. The best way to learn more about your neck lift surgery options is to schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Harrington.

Neck Lift Postoperative Care and Recovery

Most Minneapolis neck lift patients will require about two to three weeks of recuperation prior to returning to their daily activities. However, recovery greatly depends on the extent of the surgery. Dr. Harrington and her team of experts will provide you with unsurpassed postoperative care and instructions that will lead to a speedy recovery and decrease the chances of any complications.