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Category: Facelift


Don’t Forget the Neck

Posted August 02, 2018

Close up profile with copy space of nice charming aged woman touching her skin of neck with hand

If you look in the mirror and are dissatisfied by the reflection of an aging face staring back at you, then you may consider facelift surgery. Facelift surgery provides a significant enhancement to your confidence and self-image by addressing jowls, wrinkles, and creases along the middle and lower portions of the face as well as drooping and sunken cheeks.…

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Fillers vs. Facelift

Posted June 09, 2016

Facial fillers and facelift surgery are two popular plastic surgery methods that can achieve a more youthful and rejuvenated face. As you evaluate your needs, the following information may help you to decide which of these options will be better for you.

Facelift

  • Purpose: A facelift is a major surgery that can correct facial sagging, drooping jowls, deep wrinkles and creases around the mouth, and fat deposits under the chin or along the neck.

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How Long After a Facelift Can You Exercise?

Posted July 06, 2015

Facelift surgery requires a recovery period during which activities need to be minimized. Taking this time is essential for both your safety and pleasing results, and should not be reduced simply to accommodate an exercise routine.

While each patient is unique, it is typically advisable to avoid athletic activities for four to six weeks following facelift surgery.…

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Will a Facelift Remove Wrinkles?

Posted May 12, 2015

Facelift surgery is designed to address skin laxity and fat deposits in the neck, along the jawline and chin, and through the mid-face. With a facelift, Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole can produce a tighter and more youthful appearance, but cannot improve overall skin quality.

When facelift surgery is used to tighten skin to the point where wrinkles disappear, natural-looking results cannot follow.…

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Post-Bariatric Facelift

Posted February 03, 2015

Following the loss of significant amounts of weight, the body is often left with loose and sagging skin. To address this, many people undergo post-bariatric body contouring, a collection of treatments that can provide remarkable and long-lasting results. However, overlooked in most post-weight loss contouring procedures is the face and neck, despite the presence of excess skin these areas can be left with following rapid weight loss.…

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Common Facial Plastic Surgery Combinations in Hollywood

Posted October 15, 2013

Aging, genetics, lifestyle choices, sun exposure…the list of things that can impact the appearance of your face is extensive. When you come to our Hollywood area plastic surgery center for your initial consultation, Dr. Martin O’Toole will take the time necessary to listen to your concerns and carefully examine your face and neck. Based on your desires and his findings, he will be able to recommend the facial plastic surgery procedures best suited to help you reach your aesthetic goals.…

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Facial Plastic Surgery Options in Los Angeles

Posted July 05, 2013

Los Angeles facelift surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole has nearly three decades of experience helping men and women throughout Southern California look and feel years younger. Offering a wide variety of facial plastic surgery options, Dr. O’Toole can customize your procedure to address your specific concerns and provide you with a much more youthful, vibrant, and refreshed appearance.…

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Facial Enhancement with Injectables

Posted June 28, 2013

Facial injectables are very popular among individuals who wish to restore a youthful look to their face without undergoing an extensive surgical procedure. Although they cannot improve the appearance of excess or sagging skin, Botox® and injectable fillers can immediately add volume to the face and improve wrinkles and other imperfections in the skin with enduring results.…

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Top Plastic Surgery Options for Men

Posted May 13, 2013

Plastic surgery has always been a popular service among women. However, in the last few years the amount of men seeking plastic surgery has also increased. The procedures that men are undergoing the most include:

Liposuction

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), this procedure is the most popular form of plastic surgery among men.…

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