If you feel that your outward appearance does not match your youthful spirit, you have several options for surgical correction. Two of the most talked-about facial rejuvenation procedures are facelift and “mini” facelift. However, it can be difficult to understand the differences between these procedures and to determine the better option for you. Here, Denver plastic surgeon Dr. Michael McCracken explains the difference between facelift and mini facelift.
The Internet abounds with do-it-yourself tricks and “life hacks” that promise great results. Think of Pinterest, which is cluttered with “make your own laundry detergent” or “100 ways to use washi tape” links. Cosmetic improvements are no exception — there are websites devoted to reportedly natural, at-home methods of tightening and lifting skin and reducing wrinkles.
Recovery is a topic that comes up often in the eyelid surgery consultation. Eyelid surgery does not typically require a hospital stay, so patients return home shortly after the procedure. It is common for patients to ask many questions about how to care for themselves at home after surgery. As a reference, Dr. Michael McCracken has put together a short guide for eyelid surgery aftercare. Patients seeking eyelid surgery in Denver should consult with Dr. McCracken.
A brow lift is an incredibly effective way to elevate a sagging brow line into a more youthful-looking position and to diminish the amount of wrinkles on the forehead. Dr. Michael McCracken of McCracken Eye and Face Institute is a trusted brow lift surgeon who receives many inquiries about the procedure. One of the commonly asked questions is, “Does a brow lift hurt?” The short answer is that pain is not usually a problem with brow lift. However, Dr. McCracken delves deeper into the answer in this blog post.
There has been a lot of interest from our patients on the newest filler product from Allergan, Juvedèrm Voluma™. Juvedèrm Voluma™ is the only filler FDA approved for restoring volume loss in the cheek. I was truly thrilled when I learned that I was selected as one of two physicians in the area to give … Continue reading
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