Facelift Videos

Fat Injection Preparation

Dr. Maas shares his thoughts and tips for preparation prior to fat injection.

Wound Care – Best Practices for Optimal Healing

Since 90% of wound healing is done at home, it is important for patients to educate themselves about proper wound care to optimize healing following treatment. Dr. Maas gives his guide for best practices for wound care.

What are Platysmal Bands?

What are platysmal bands in the neck, and are they normal? What can be done to treat platsymal bands? Dr. Maas answers your necklift questions.

How to Deal with Crepey Neck

What can you do about the crepey skin on your neck around your throat? A neck lift in San Francisco might be the answer for improving neck contour and the crepey neck skin.

Neck Lift in San Francisco

Learn about the neck lift procedure from San Francisco plastic surgeon Corey S. Maas MDTM. There are a number of different procedures that can help you approve the appearance of the neck.

Midface Lift Overview

Dr Maas discusses the procedure of the midface lift for patients looking to improve the naturally sagging of skin in their midface and cheek regions.

Facelift Recovery Expectations

A short video that explains what you can expect during recover from facelift surgery.

Live Surgery – Facelift

Watch part of Dr. Maas performing a facelift.

Decoding the Facelift

Dr. Maas explains the difference between a facelift, a mini facelift, and a necklift.

Dr. Maas Interview on the Renee Zellweger Article on SFGate

Dr. Maas discusses Renee Zellweger’s new look as it relates to facial plastic surgery, beauty, and expected outcomes.

Facelift Post-op Recovery

Corey S. Maas MDTM answers common questions about facelift post-op recovery.

Ultherapy Overview

Overview of Ultherapy, as explained by Corey S. Maas MDTM

Introduction to the Facelift Procedure

Dr. Maas presents an introduction to the facelift procedure, including some before and after photos of patients from San Francisco and Tahoe / Reno.

Is Ultherapy a Facelift?

Is Ultherapy a Facelift? In this video blog, Dr. Maas compares Ultherapy with other technologies such as lasers and radio frequency, which have made claims about lifting, but are in actuality only cleared for skin tightening. If you are trying to lift, tighten and tone your skin, Ultherapy is currently the only non-surgical device cleared by…

Does a Non-Surgical Facelift Really Exist?

By medical definition, a facelift improves the contour of the lower face and/or neck. Regardless of this fact, many procedures that do not improve contour have been marketed as “facelifts,” creating much confusion. For example, when laser skin resurfacing gained in popularity, many people claimed it was lifting the face. In actuality, laser skin resurfacing…

The Facebook Facelift

Whether we like to admit it or not, the social media world is image driven. With that said, what can you do to improve your Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn photo profiles? Dr. Maas recommends best practices, including gentile exfoliation, skin protection, a retinoid skin cream, and vitamin C. Other recommendations include proper hydration and exercise. Most…

San Francisco Facelift

Dr. Maas discusses what a facelift includes, and who makes a good candidate for a facelift. Typically candidates for the facelift in San Francisco are experiencing jowling along the cheek and jawline and hanging skin around the neck. One common question from patients is what procedures go into a facelift? A lower facelift includes a combination of…

Mini-Face & Neck Lift vs. Face & Neck Lift

What is the difference between a mini facelift & neck lift & a regular facelift and neck lift? Dr. Maas explains how these procedures compare to one another.

How Long Does a Facelift Last?

How long does a facelift last? It really depends on the type of procedure you elect. Many so called mini-lifts and other similar procedures last about a year. More standard and extensive facelifts performed by Dr. Maas involving restoring the contours of the face will typically last somewhere between ten and fifteen years, depending on a number of…

Fractional Laser Resurfacing vs. Facelift

Is fractional laser resurfacing comparable to a facelift? Some patients have asked this question recently, and Dr. Maas explains the difference between the procedures, specifically the benefits and limitations of laser resurfacing.

Am I Too Young for a Facelift?

Is 45 too early for a facelift? The quick answer is no, according to Dr. Maas. “The conditions really dictate the need for the procedure,” he says. To find out if you are a good candidate, submit your photos and information to Dr. Maas.

Is the “Ribbon Lift” a Facelift?

Dr. Maas discusses the “Ribbon Lift,” specifically how it compares to other facelift techniques. As always, submit your plastic surgery questions to Dr. Maas.

Facelift: How to Avoid the Pulled-Look

How do you avoid getting the pulled or stretched look following a facelift? Dr. Maas shares his opinion on why some facelift patients end up with a pulled look, and how you can avoid it.

Facelift Recovery Time

How long does it take to recover from a facelift? Dr. Maas discusses what you can expect following surgery, including how long it will take for the swelling to reduce to the point where you start to look normal again.

Comments on The Liquid Facelift™

A few people have had questions about  The Liquid Facelift™ procedure and what it entails. In this video clip, Dr. Maas discusses this trademarked procedure.

Are There Alternatives to a Facelift?

Dr. Maas discusses a recent question, “What do most doctors say is the best alternative to a a facelift?” While there is no substitute  that will do exactly what a facelift will do,  there are many alternatives, such as facial fillers, fractional lasers, and chemical peels, which can help disguise aging

Neck Liposuction & Neck Lift

"We have some great procedures to address the neck. One of the simplest is neck liposuction, or what we call submental liposuction."

Is Feeling Tightness After a Facelift Normal?

Is feeling tightness after a facelift or necklift normal? Dr. Maas explains the skin tightness people feel in the recovery period after a necklift or facelift.

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