What is mini facelift surgery ?
Mini facelift surgery is generally appropriate for man and woman who show aging in the mid-face. Mini face lift surgery is a best option for those people who have not many amount of excess skins between jawline and cheek lines or just minor amount of excess skin around jawline and cheek areas.
Mini facelift only targets the lower portion of face, the best age to get mini facelift and get the best results is in 48 to 58. This is because the top portion of the face is still relatively tight and smooth. The bottom part of the face is where most of the work is a need.
The method of Mini Facelift surgery is by SMAS technique. This definition technique is to improve the jawlines and cheeks by cosmetic surgery. The objective by a mini face lift surgery do not stop the aging process but merely “set the clock back.” The results mini facelift (SMAS) often can last for a decade or in some cases, even longer.
Mini facelift surgery may be performed under Local Anesthesia (day surgery) or General Anesthesia (one night in a hospital).
For those who consider mini face lift surgery are able to combine as multiple procedures. These are included upper and-or- lower eyelid (Blepharoplasty) at the same time.
Wether a Mini Facelift surgery or a Full Facelift surgery, your doctor is in the best position to address these issues and for that reason frank and open dialogue is recommended to avoid any misunderstanding. This is important that the person should be in a realistic about what cosmetic surgery can and cannot do.
A Mini Facelift surgery is performed by Dr.Preecha Tiewtranon MD, Dr.Burin Wangjiraniran MD FRCST and Dr.Sutin Khobunsongserm MD (Board of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Thailand). The surgery is performed at affiliated international standard hospitals (JCI accredited), if under General Anesthesia. The surgery is performed at Preecha Aesthetic Institute, if under Local Anesthesia. Consultation, medical health checks and follow up are appoints at Preecha Aesthetic Institute.
Best candidate for Mini Facelift surgery.
Mini Facelift surgery is included within a package under Local Anesthesia 〈Day surgery〉
Package is include Mini Facelift surgery under General Anesthesia 〈1 night in hospital〉
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All cases under General Anesthesia, PAI's using two major private International Standard Hospitals affiliated - JCI accredited for healthcare promoting center located in Bangkok under the philosophy of "World class quality with Thai hospitality", private patient rooms, 230 - 500 beds, modern medical technology, equipment and hospital receiving accreditation for high-quality.
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Risks of mini facelift surgery ¦ All surgery carries risks but can minimize by closely following your surgeon’s advice follow cares during the healing process, while rare include bleeding, numbness, swelling and skin irregularities.
Mini Facelift surgery is performed by Dr.Sutin Khobunsongserm MD, Dr.Burin Wangjiraniran MD FRCST and Dr.Preecha Tiewtranon MD (Board of Plastic & Reconstructive surgery) under General Anesthesia or Local Anesthesia.
All your questions will be direct answers from PAI's doctor.
Once all are confirmed. To set up direct consultation and schedule surgery date.
An extra charge is 50% from surgery fee, if HIV +
Mini Facelift. Before and After ten days.
Mini Facelift. Before and After seven days and After one year.
Mini Facelift. Before and After seven days.
1. Write your question, interest at consult us in program form
2. Via email email@example.com
2.1 list your expectations or procedure that you are interest and give us your detail as possible
2.2 email to us
2.3 We will get back to you shortly after receive your question with recommendation from specialize surgeon
Once you know your planning date for surgery. Here is the next step:
1. Consultation with us via email for details and procedure
2. Plan your available date to be surgery and departure from Bangkok
3. We will confirm you for surgery date
4. You may start to book your airline ticket
5. We will confirm you all detail and hotel booking, if require
6. For transportation to be pick up from the airport, we can do for you as optional
Mini Facelift surgery's preparation.
Things should be prepare after mini face lift surgery.
Oversea patients :
Mini facelift can only be performed surgically; minimally invasive rejuvenation treatments cannot achieve the same results, but may help delay the time at which a facelift becomes appropriate and complement the results of surgery.
Mini facelift surgical procedure (SMAS) - shorter incisions at the temples, continuing around the ear. SMAS facelift technique is to improving the jawline's definition as well as lift up cheek mass securely without placing the skin under greater than normal tension.
The surgeon will lift the facial tissue and muscle beneath the skin higher and removes the excess skin. Then the skin is placed over the face, and incisions are closed with sutures. The scars will be hidden in the hairline and the normal creases of the skin.
Post operative recovery.
After mini facelift surgery, some numbness and temporary discomfort may persist around the incision for several days, but this can be controlled with pain medication. The bruising and swelling that does occur will usually subside considerably in the first week. Bandages will come off a day or two after the surgery. Stitches from the surgery are removed during the 7 days, though this varies from patient to patient.
Normal work can be resumed 7 days after a procedure. You should be able to shower and wash your hair 5 days after the bandages come off. However, vigorous activity should be limited for several weeks, including jogging, or any activity that increases your blood pressure.
Most of the visible signs of Mini facelift surgery should disappear within a few weeks, and minor swelling and bruising can usually be hidden. Do not worry if you feel a bit tired and let down at first, as your body heals itself and you begin to look better, you will feel better as well. Patients are usually very satisfied with their new look once their surgery site has completely healed. Patients often do not realize just how much their contributed to an older appearance until they see their new, refreshed look.
Recovery Mini facelift surgery Timelines.
Normal work can be resumed 7 days after a procedure (desk job). You should be able to shower and wash your hair 7 days after the bandages come off. Vigorous activity should be limited for several weeks include jogging or any activity that increases your blood pressure within one month surgery.
For local’s patient - You may resume to work five days after surgery with stitches remain. Stitches are remove day 7 to day 10 after surgery date. Please avoid heavy lifting object over the head or fast movement during four to eight weeks after surgery date.
For international patient - Please plan to be in Bangkok at least twelve days all together. Stitches will remove seven to ten days after surgery date. You may resume to work within a few days after depart from Bangkok. But must avoid heavy lifting object over the head or fast movement during four to eight weeks after surgery date.
◊ Any bruising and swelling will usually dissipate within 2 to 3 months after mini facelift surgery.
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Normal work can be resumed 7 days after a procedure. You should be able to shower and wash your hair 7 days after the bandages come off. However, vigorous activity should be limited for several weeks, including jogging, or any activity that increases your blood pressure.
Most of the visible signs of Mini facelift surgery should disappear within a few weeks, and minor swelling and bruising can usually be hidden. Do not worry if you feel a bit tired and let down at first, as your body heals itself and you begin to look better, you will feel better as well.
The doctor is also given specific instructions on how to care for the surgical site, medications to apply or take orally, specific concerns to look for and when to follow up with your surgeon.
is the surgical included Cheek lift and Jaw lift surgery.
2 hour (s)
Local Anesthesia or General Anesthesia
7 - 10 days
1 month +
Question/Schedule Appointment Consultation / Surgery / Mini Facelift (cheek lift and jaw lift) surgery at Preecha Aesthetic Institute.
Once you know your planning date for surgery
Day 0 - Arrival date
Day 1 - Consultation and Prepare for Laboratory Testing
Day 2-3 - Surgery and 1 night in hospital private room after surgery
Day 3 – Discharge from Hospital
Day 3 to Day 12 – Stay in hotel for recovery period and follow up on doctor appointment
Day 12 - Able to fly back home with stitches/sutures and any local doctor can be remove at home (safe to fly) but if the patient's prefer fully removed stitches must stay until day 16.
PAI (Preecha Aesthetic Institute)
898/1 Sukumvit 55 Wattana, Bangkok
The driver will be waiting for you at door number 4 (Meeting point) after exit from customs. The driver will stand by with your name and PAI logo. [Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK)]
Hotels are under cooperate and nearby PAI, starting from 50 USD to 100 USD. Rates are quoted in THB, USD/net/included of taxes and service charges. All non-commissionable rate. VISA/Master card is accepted.
Thai, Chinese, Japanese, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Turkish and other languages upon request.
PAI can issue the letter to clarify with your local Embassy or Passport.
Cost of living meal per day is 15-20 USD.
The payment can be prepared in Cash by US dollar, Euro, Japanese Yen, Hong Kong Dollar, Singapore Dollar, Australia dollar. If using credit cards (VISA/Master card), the hospital will charged 3% for international transaction fee. This is only for surgery fees. Hotels are not charged for international transaction fee. An extra charged for HIV is 50% from total cost.
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A: SMAS's technique.
A: You should be with us at least 10 days after surgery date and stitches can be ask your local in home town to remove. We will provide instructions.
A: In general, you must provide your labs and latest 2 months before surgery date and then require to recheck here for all medical health checks. If all are clears. An extra charge for mini facelift surgery is 50% from surgery fee.
A: Yes. We will pick up all times.
A: If you are concerned with appearance your jawline region, and lower cheeks, You may be the perfect candidate for a mini facelift.
A: Mini facelift targets the jowls, cheeks, and mouth areas while you may see a tighter appearance around your eyes. But no loose skin will be removed from this area (eyelid surgery).
A: SMAS facelift technique is targeted towards the correction of the internal structure of the facial skin, thus yielding more natural looking results as compared to the conventional facelift. The results last longer (as long as ten years or more) than those of the traditional facelift.
A: Most people look 7 to 10 years younger after a mini facelift surgery.
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