Over the previous couple of decades the result of facial cosmetic surgery (facelifts) has improved dramatically and has also had an increasing impact on the standard of life for the aging population. Younger patients have also recently expressed interest in individual beautification of their features. This authoritative reference assembles the experience of a world faculty of authors, each of whom has performed several thousand facelifts, i.e. procedures to rejuvenate and harmonize the face .
All procedures during this regard are covered and therefore the text is amid extensive artwork and pictures . The authors share their experience, including tips and tricks, also as ways to avoid complications and pitfalls. Special emphasis is given to the concept of watching the face as a mosaic, i.e. treating its individual parts during a harmonic way and maintaining mimic units.
Combining different methods, it’s possible to enhance the general outcome and diminish the aggressiveness of singular procedures, which ends up in fewer risks and fewer complications. The book is aimed toward plastic surgeons starting to perform facial cosmetic surgery also as experienced surgeons, who will enjoy the vast and profound experience of the contributing authors. A kaleidoscope of 363 important aspects, tips and tricks in facial cosmetic surgery rounds up the presentation.