Skin Care Routine At Home

How To Take Care of Your Skin?

Due to factors such as anatomical skin problems, stress, unhealthy lifestyle, and alcohol consumption, the skin begins to sag. In order to prevent it, we can take care of our skin and slow down the sagging process.

However, it is necessary to know that these applications are not %100 beneficial, helps slowing down the aging process.

Patients can apply DIY face masks at home. Natural products such as brown sugar, olive oil, rose water, lemon juice, almond oil, and eggs can be used at home to create masks to prevent facial sagging. The cures obtained from these products can create a retarding effect for facial sagging when applied with appropriate techniques. Also, various vegetables and fruits create a rejuvenating effect on the skin with the vitamins they contain.

Various natural herbs and massage techniques can be applied to perform skin lifting at home. With these techniques, sagging skin cannot be rejuvenated or fully restored. However, a younger and brighter appearance can be obtained.

In addition to natural products, facelift threading can also be used as a less invasive alternative. However, facelift threading is also one of the temporary solutions and only give good results when the patient is a good candidate for this procedure and does not have too much excess skin so the threads tolerate the skin. A definite solution for facial sagging; is performed by surgical procedures such as facelift or temple lift surgeries.

Facelift as a Surgical OperaTIOn

Although facelift is known as a medical operation performed due to aesthetic concerns, it sometimes appears as a necessity. Facelift procedures, which are also very popular among women as well as men of middle age, are mostly preferred to recover skin loosening and sagging after a certain age. There is actually no age limitation when it comes to lifting procedures. It would be best for the plastic surgeon to decide if the patient’s facial skin is aged or not and also determine if the face has lost its volume or not through a detailed face to face consultation. Nowadays, sagging skin does not only address to aged patients, it can also be performed for patients that developed that sagginess over face after massive weight loss.

How is Facelift Surgery Performed?

With the development of technology, the decrease in the costs of such operations and the increase of different operation techniques and faster postoperative care process makes the facelift surgery a good solution to aging&sagging issues of the face recently.

In the planning stage of the surgery, a detailed face to face consultation is a must, so that the surgeon can analyze the problems of the skin&overall face&neck very closely.

With a correct and successful approach&technique, not only the skin but also all skin layers are reformed and elevated. By reaching out to the deep tissues under the skin, loosened and sagging elements are lifted to where they should be on a normal face.

Op. Dr. Metin Kerem, Gazi Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi mezunudur. İhtisas eğitimini Ankara Numune Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastenesi 2. Plastik Cerrahi kliniğinde tamamlamıştır. 2008 yılında European Board of Plastic Surgery (EBOPRAS) tarafından Avrupa Birliği estetik plastik cerrahi yeterliliğine layık görüldü. Şuan da Etiler de özel kliniğinde hastalarınıza hizmet vermektedir.