- For mild to moderate droop of the eyebrows, the most effective approach elevating the outer arch of the eyebrow through a short scar at the hair line.
- The ‘Short Incision’ technique is the Dr. Rad’s preferred method for most patients needing brow lift - it is very effective, versatile and scars can be hidden.
- Endoscopic Brow Lift is effective for mild droop; Coronal Brow Lift is best for severe droop.
- If the brow is in good position, then an Upper Blepharoplasty can help to open the eyes.
- Botox can give the illusion of a brow lift by weakening adjacent areas of the forehead.
- Professional Makeup Artistry involves brow shaping techniques to accentuate brow contour.
How It’s Done
- The skin of the forehead above the eyebrow is elevated from the underlying muscle layer, lifted and excess skin is removed.
- Since one eyebrow is most often lower than the other, this is a delicate operation requiring exceptionally skilled hands in order to achieve symmetry.
- Brow lift surgery is done under light general anesthesia delivered by a board certified anesthesiologist in an AAAASF accredited surgery center.
- In Dr. Rad’s hands, brow lift surgery is very safe.
What to Expect
- Recovery involves minor bruising and swelling and lasts 1 to 2 weeks, depending on the extent of surgery.
- Return back to work in 1-3 weeks, depending on the speed of healing, is normal.