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Mini Brow LiftIn Nashville

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Do you want the effect of a brow lift with fewer incisions?

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A Mini Brow lift, sometimes known as a Lateral or Temporal Lift, from Dr. Kate O’Connor may be exactly what you need to improve your appearance. A mini-brow lift in Nashville can raise sagging brows and make you look younger and more alert.

Depending on what you want to be corrected, a Mini Brow lift, which is an easier procedure than the traditional brow lift, can be the solution. You may also hear the term “ponytail lift” to describe this type of brow lift, as similar to a tight ponytail, it pulls the skin of the forehead and brows upward. These are not your typical brow and upper facelifts. The results are much more natural and longer-lasting.

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What is a Mini Brow Lift?

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A Mini Brow lift is one of the procedures that lift the eyebrows. Over time, the soft tissues that cover the area above our eyes tend to droop. Heredity and the condition of your skin play a part as well. The outer one-third of the brow is the first part of the brow to droop as we age.

This can cause a heaviness to the upper eyelid. A mini brow lift can raise the eyebrows and sometimes even reduce the frown lines as well as the crow’s feet at the outer edge of your eyes. It is a less extensive technique than the usual brow lift and affects that first sagging section of the brow. The mini brow lift results in a more youthful natural improvement, which is often significant and has less risk and a shorter recovery time. As one of the few female plastic surgeon's in Nashville, Dr. Kate O'Connor strives to offer the best mini brow lift Nashville has to offer.

Benefits of a Mini Brow Lift

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Shortly after having a Mini Brow lift in Nashville with Dr. O’Connor, you will notice that you have a rejuvenated and vibrant appearance. The procedure has a shorter recovery time and has fewer risks. The incisions are made behind the hairline so are not obvious after healing. It is not considered major surgery. It can also be customized to tighten up the looseness under the lower eyelids and at the corner of the eye.

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Am I a Candidate for a Mini Brow Lift?

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You are a good candidate for a Mini Brow Lift or “ponytail lift” if you are a healthy, non-smoker with no underlying conditions that might make healing difficult. You will need to understand what can and cannot be improved with a mini brow lift.

A Mini Brow Lift can be the ideal solution for you if you prefer minimal scarring while still raising the drooping skin and reducing wrinkles around the outer edge of the eye and eyebrow. It is an ideal procedure if you are starting to notice changes around your eyes and is growing in popularity with younger women. If you think a Mini Brow lift in Nashville might be the answer to your concerns, Dr. Kate O’Connor is experienced in providing this procedure that will revitalize your appearance.

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What Happens During a Mini Brow Lift Procedure?

Dr. O’Connor will first spend time listening to what you hope to achieve with a mini brow lift. She will evaluate your overall health, discuss your options, and what to expect from the procedure.

She will analyze your skin texture and elasticity. She will find out about your diet, supplements, and medications you are taking. She will outline the expected recovery process. There are additional procedures that might be a better fit for your needs including a traditional brow lift and blepharoplasty (or eyelid lift). Dr. O’Connor will help you determine which procedure is right for you.

During a mini brow lift, you will most likely be given local anesthesia, or twilight anesthesia if you prefer. Dr. O’ Connor will discuss any concerns you have and what you would prefer. The procedure usually takes under an hour. Incisions are made at your temples behind your hairline and the surgery is performed beneath the skin and this tissue is lifted and repositioned. There is no pulling or stretching of the skin. This procedure can be combined with eyelid surgery if needed. In a mini brow lift, only the sides of the face and forehead are affected. Dr. O’Connor’s technique is accomplished by going under the muscle to create longer-lasting, more comprehensive results.

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What Can I Expect During Recovery from a Mini Brow Lift?

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The recovery from a mini brow lift is extremely short. You can resume your normal daily activities within a few days. You can expect a follow-up visit with Dr. O’Connor after the surgery and you will be advised to call if you experience any unusual problems or simply have any concerns.

Dr. O’Connor follows a holistic, integrative approach to recovery from any plastic surgery which significantly improves your recuperation. She uses therapies such as acupuncture and supplements to speed up the healing process. You will be in the most capable and talented hands with Nashville mini brow lift plastic surgeon, Kate O’Connor, M.D. Once you have healed, the incisions will be barely noticeable since they are hidden in the hairline. What will be noticeable will be the absence of those sagging eyebrows.

What Results Can I Expect from My Mini Brow Lift?

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You will see the improved position of your eyebrows soon after recovery. You will look and feel more youthful. No longer will your eyes be hidden under sagging brows. You may also notice a decrease in the wrinkles over your nose between the eyes and a reduction in crow’s feet. Mini brow lift results usually last several years.

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Why Should I Go to Harmony Facial Plastic Surgery for my Mini Brow Lift?

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For a Mini Brow lift in Nashville, Dr. O’Connor provides a feminine aesthetic and can help you determine if this procedure is the right fit for you.

Her holistic approach to facial plastic surgery and approach to healing reduce any post-operative concerns. And a mini brow lift is a much easier and less invasive procedure. Dr. O’Connor is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, the American of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and the Tennessee Medical Society. Contact Dr. O’Connor for a consultation to determine if a mini brow lift is right for you.

When you decide to explore the surgical refinement of a facial feature, our goal at Harmony Facial Plastic Surgery is to begin your journey as a united team. We take our role in your care, happiness, and confidence to heart and strive to make your entire experience smooth and empowering. We will answer all your questions and help you understand your options to make the best decisions for yourself with a clear vision of your aesthetic goal in mind. We’re here to help you achieve your most confident self.

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