Cosmetic Procedures

Browlift or Forehead lift

Procedure
Raise the position of the eyebrow and make the eyes look more open. Can be done using short scars (endoscopic) or traditional (coronal). Other variants possible (direct, temporal, hairline).
Length
1 to 2 hours.
Anesthesia
Local with sedation, or general.
In / OutPatient
Usually outpatient.
Side Effects
Temporary swelling, numbness, headaches, bruising. Traditional method: Possible itching and hair loss.
Risks
Injury to facial nerve, causing loss of motion, muscle weakness, or asymmetrical look. Infection. Broad or excessive scarring.
Recovery
Back to work: 7-10 days, usually sooner for endoscopic forehead lift. More strenuous activity: several weeks. Full recovery from bruising: 2 to 3 weeks. Limit sun exposure for several months.
Duration
Usually 5 to 10 years.

Doctors performing this procedure: Browlift in Australia

  Location Name Contact
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Hodgkinson, Darryl FACCS 02 9362 7400
  NSW, Bondi Junction Dr. Moore, Colin FACCS 0414 251 234    Website
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Rastogi, Anoop FACCS 02 9362 1426
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Rastogi, Anoop FACCS 02 9362 1426
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Zacharia, Michael FACCS 1300 784 064    Website
  QLD, Southport Dr. Flynn, John FACCS 1300 88 1388    Website