WHAT IS A BROW LIFT?

PS Contouring of McLean, VA and Emporia, VA is pleased to offer our brow lift nonsurgical procedure to local men and women who desire a more youthful appearance. Also known as a browplasty or forehead lift, this procedure utilizes various tightening techniques to eliminate loose skin and elevate the brows to a higher position to achieve an overall smoother-looking contour. If you have sagging skin in the upper section of your face or dynamic forehead wrinkles, a brow lift can correct these issues to provide a refreshed profile. PS Contouring skilled non-invasive professionals have performed countless browplasties and can help you achieve a softer look by creating a custom treatment plan that is unique to you. 

WHO IS A CANDIDATE FOR A BROW LIFT?

A brow lift is typically reserved for patients who are over the age of 30 and have noticeable skin laxity or unsightly wrinkles and folds on their forehead. These cosmetic concerns can cause an individual to look older than they actually are, appear tired, or angry. If you have deep lines, wrinkles, or unsightly folds on your forehead or between your brows, a browplasty may be right for you.

NON-SURGICAL TECHNIQUES

A brow lift is performed without general anesthesia or IV sedation. There are various techniques that can be used for bow lift non-surgical procedure. No incisions are needed for the chosen cosmetic goals, hairline, and skin laxity. The different techniques that may be used:

  • RF Microneedling use both the 10 & 15 mm hand piece to treat the forehead and eye area, targeting an epidermal temperature of 40 to 44 degrees centigrade. Average treatment time is 20-30 minutes

  • Multiple Treatments
    Multiple treatments may be need to reach the full Brow lift. 

  • Treatment timeframes
    Treatments are scheduled at least 30 days apart. This permits the body time to create new collagen naturally as a result of the procedure..

AFTER YOUR PROCEDURE

Recovery following a brow lift varies for each patient with the majority of swelling and discomfort subsiding in a matter of hours as apposed to the traditional surgical technique. Overall, patients feel some bruising and swelling in the upper face near the brows and possibly near the eyes. Cold compresses can help to decrease the inflammation. PS Contouring recommends patients sleep with pillows propped under their head for at least three nights following their brow lift. It is critical to avoid any movement or activities that may place pressure on your face. The average recovery time from this procedure is about 4-8 hours. The outcome can usually be seen right away, resulting in a rejuvenated appearance that seems softer with a visible improvement in fine lines and sagging in the upper portion of the face. 

BROW LIFT FAQS

Do I need a brow lift or facelift?
Whether you should get a facelift or brow lift will depend on where you have sagging skin, as well as your goals. You should openly talk about your concerns with your PS Contouring Specialist so she/he can help you decide what is best for you. Some patients come in thinking they want a facelift and find they only need a brow lift to achieve a softer appearance. Using our experience, a Specialist can confidently help you decide on your unique treatment plan to give you your best results.

What about nonsurgical treatments?
There are many nonsurgical options, including laser skin tightening and injectables (like JUVÉDERM and BOTOX), that can provide short-term results. However, a non-surgical brow lift is better if you want significant improvements and longer-lasting outcomes. During your consultation, a PS Contouring Specialist can go over your nonsurgical options so you can decide which is best for you.

What technique should I choose?
PS Contouring Specialist will go over brow lift techniques in your consultation to help you understand the benefits and limitations of each approach. We will then help you select the technique that best meets your needs and goals. A few of the factors that might influence your choice are your hairline (taking into account both your current hairline, as well as your risk of future recession), the degree of skin sagging.

Will my results look natural?
Your brow lift results will look natural. We will develop your treatment plan with the right technique for your needs and goals to help you look refreshed and younger, not frozen or tight. When performing your nonsurgery, our PS Contouring Specialist will focus on reducing excess skin. 

REJUVENATE YOUR APPEARANCE

Don't let your sagging forehead make people wonder if you're sad, mad, tired, or angry — schedule an appointment to learn more about brow lift nonsurgery with PS Contouring in McLean, VA and Emporia, VA. By correcting your hanging brow, you can revitalize your whole appearance and look more youthful and refreshed. PS Contouring Specialist strives for results that look natural. Your brow lift will have others saying you look younger.

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