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Center for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
5333 McAuley Drive, Suite 5001
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Phone: (734) 712-2323
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
A heavy brow area can make you look tired, angry, or older than you’d like. The board-certified plastic surgeons at the Center for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery can help you look naturally refreshed and rejuvenated with a brow lift in Ann Arbor.
Results of a forehead lift are a more youthful and rested appearance to the forehead and upper eyelids
A brow lift (or forehead lift) is performed on an outpatient basis under sedation with local anesthesia.
Brow lift techniques include:
Additional procedures that may enhance the result:
Our board-certified and fellowship-trained plastic surgeons have more than 100 years of combined experience in all facets of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. As a qualified and compassionate team, they share a goal of providing a safe and rewarding plastic surgery experience while creating exceptional results worthy of your trust.
With a forehead lift, the patient leaves the recovery area with the head wrapped in dressings, which are usually removed on the first or second day after surgery. Initial discomfort is usually controlled with oral medication.
Sutures or staples are removed within 5 to 7 days. Most swelling and bruising are gone within 7 to 10 days but may last for several weeks. Camouflage makeup is available to temporarily conceal any redness or bruising once the sutures have been removed.
Learn more about recovery time following a procedure here.
If surgery is being done to improve the field of vision, insurance may cover forehead lifts and brow lifts. Otherwise, the surgeries are considered cosmetic procedures and the patient is responsible for payment.
At the Center for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, we look forward to helping you achieve your aesthetic goals. Please request your consultation with our easy-to-use online form or call our office at (734) 712-2323 to schedule your visit.