Repair of Facelift and Browlift Scars

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SCARRING THAT RESULTED FROM A POORLY PERFORMED FACELIFT

Visible scarring, hairline distortion and sideburn distortion are complications that occasionally follow facelift and browlift surgery and, as a consequence, these patients will often seek the repair of facelift and browlift scars.  These problems are easily repaired using ultra-refined follicular unit transplantation.  Transplanted hair can help camouflage even the worst facelift or browlift scars.  Camouflage is possible whether these facelift and browlift scars be located around the ears, in front of the hairline or within the hairline.  Follicular unit grafts are implanted directly into and around any problematic facelift or browlift scar so as to create a seamless transition between the facial skin and the scarred area.

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FACELIFT SCAR REPAIRED WITH ULTRA-REFINED GRAFTING

Hairlines and sideburns that have been moved into unnatural positions or shapes from aggressive facelift or browlift procedures techniques can also be repaired with ultra-refined grafting techniques.  Great care is taken to match hair direction and angle in the reconstruction zones so as to produce a completely result.

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SIDEBURN ELEVATION THAT FOLLOWED FACELIFT SURGERY

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SIDEBURN REPAIRED WITH ULTRA-REFINED GRAFTING

While the above examples show two common scenarios for the repair of facelift scars, there exists a wide range scenarios for facelift and browlift scar repair.  A patient desiring an opinion of his or her candidacy for facelift or browlift scar repair can e-mail photographs to Dr. Konior for a preliminary assessment.

To contact our Chicago area office in Oakbrook Terrace for a preliminary assessment of your hair loss, complete the virtual consultation form or call us at 630-932-9690. 

Dr. Raymond J. Konior, MD, FACS

Chicago Hair Institute

Dr. Raymond J. Konior and the team at the Chicago Hair Institute offer world-class treatment backed by over 30 years of expertise in the field of hair restoration. Our doctors are nationally affiliated with professional associations including:

  • International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

To learn more or to schedule an appointment at our Chicago, IL, hair restoration clinic, contact us online or call (630) 932-9690.

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