Beauty has been of great importance in the history of mankind, proof of it is that in ancient Egypt they talked about repairing the nose.
Facial surgery can be reconstructive or aesthetic because the patient is not partially or entirely happy with his or her facial appearance. It was the First World War when reconstructive surgery started to be used to help with injuries.
Reconstructive surgery focuses on people who have suffered a disfigure from an accident or from a congenital malformation. Aesthetic surgery focuses on the cases where the patient is not comfortable with his or her appearance.
Here are some of the most common surgeries:
The most recurrent surgery is the rhinoplasty or nose surgery, where the patient wants to improve the shape of the nose probably because it doesn’t match his or her face.
The Eyelid surgery or blepharoplasty is a procedure to rejuvenate the eye area, it helps reduce bagginess and removes the excess of skin and fat around them, thus giving a more youthful appearance.
Brow lift or forehead lift surgery is also used to give the face a more youthful appearance, with the passage of time and genetics they tend to fall and show a tired and aged appearance.
Bichectomy or Cheeks reduction Surgery outlines the contour of the jaw and highlights the cheekbones.
Chin surgery or mentoplasty can increase or decrease the size of the chin so it can perfectly harmonize with the rest of the face, to increase the chin the doctor will use a silicon implant, to decrease the chin the doctor will work with the bone.
Otoplasty or ear surgery is used to change the appearance and condition of the ears and the incisions are generally made in the back of the ears so the scares are discreet.
Facelift or rhytidectomy helps avoid a tired appearance and aging signs in the face. This is a corrective procedure that stretches and removes excess skin, in order to give a firmer, fresher, brighter and cheerful appearance to the face.
This section is purely informative. We suggest that you talk to a professional to receive better advice and obtain all the answers to any doubts you may have.
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