The effects of facial aging are inescapable — with strong signs being evident in the brow and forehead areas.
A brow lift can correct facial flaws and signs of premature aging that exist in these areas.
Good Candidates for Brow Lift Surgery
- Drooping brows
- Angry, or tired appearance
- Horizontal lines across the forehead
- Deep furrows between the brows
- Heavy upper eyelids
Preparing for your Brow Lift
One Month before Brow Lift
Stop taking medicines such as Aspirin and Vitamin E. You should stop smoking completely.
One Week before Brow Lift
Attend pre-surgical consultation, including before-surgery photographs. During the consultation session with the doctor, you will receive all the instructions for pre-operative care.
One Day before Brow Lift
Do not ingest any food or beverages after the time advised by your surgeon. Be sure to pack a bag with comfortable shoes and clothing; particularly clothing that zips or buttons.
Morning of Brow Lift
Shower or bathe normally. Do not use gel or any other product on the hair. Do not apply makeup, facial creams or body lotions.
Brow Lift Procedure
Brow Lift is a minor, straightforward procedure. It can be performed in one of the Esteworld facilities in Istanbul as an outpatient surgical procedure under sedation or general anesthetic.
Our novel endoscopic method pertains to the use of telescopes to allow for better access, small hidden keyhole incisions and quicker recovery.
After the Procedure
One day after Brow Lift
You will be asked to wear a head-dressing for support which will be replaced the next day with a close-fitting garment. There will be a small amount of puffiness around the eyes.
One week after Brow Lift
Sutures are removed after 7 days and patients normally return to work soon after.
General risks of Brow Lift
- Hair loss along the wound
- Rough skin
- Blood clots
- Tissue death
- Skin loss
- Itchy scarring
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take to recover from Brow Lift?
Since the healing process is gradual. You may have to wait several weeks in order to see the final results. Additional subtle improvements may occur over several months following the surgery.
Will my incisions from Brow Lift be visible?
The surgical technique used in Brow Lift will be made on the scalp so they will be as invisible as possible.