Forehead lifts are an
option if you have a sagging brow or deep furrows between the eyes. This
procedure is usually done between age forty and sixty-five but can be
performed at an earlier age. A forehead or brow lift tightens loose skin and
removes the excess, forehead wrinkling and drooping brows are modified. When
necessary, part of the muscle that causes vertical frown lines between the
brows is also removed.
Although a brow lift may make you look younger, it cannot curb the ageing
process. This procedure is often performed in conjunction with a facelift,
which eliminates sagging in the jowls and neck. Eyelid surgery
may also be performed at the same time but, sometimes, patients who believe
they need upper-eyelid surgery find that a forehead lift can achieve the
It is important to note that the texture of the skin is not changed by a
forehead lift. Although the skin may be tightened, scars, age spots, fine
lines and creases will soon return to their original texture.
Botox is a good complement to deal with frown lines.