Brow and forehead lifts are surgical procedures designed to alter the position and/or enhance the appearance of the eyebrows, and reduce ridges, mines and furrows on the forehead and between the eyebrows. Dr. Greco performs brow- and forehead lifts in her office. They can be performed in conjunction with other surgeries such as a facelift or skin resurfacing.
Prior to surgery, medication is administered to help make the patient feel more comfortable. The procedure can also be performed with intravenous sedation (twilight sleep) instead.
Dr. Greco to perform forehead lifting through small incisions in the scalp by using an endoscope and specialized instruments. Doing this accelerates the healing process. Surgery takes about one hour to two hours.