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Antibiotics after facelift?

 
Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Antibiotics after Facelift Q. Why don’t doctors prophylactically prescribe a broad spectrum antibiotic like Keflex to all facelift patients to prevent infection in the incision areas? I’ve been reading reviews here and a common theme seems to be swollen, throbbing ears where the stitches are,… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Stiffness and Numbness Months Following a Facelift

 
Q. Is neck stiffness and numbness normal after a full facelift and for how long will it last? After having a full face and neck lift in March, 2017, I am still experiencing some numbness around the ears and neck stiffness. A. Thanks for your question. The healing process including the incision line AND all… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Waves with Folds of Facial Laxity; Facelift, Neck Lift and Non-Surgical Options

 
Q.  Is a full facelift needed? A.  Thanks for sharing your photos! The beginnings of facial skin laxity start when skin repair diminishes and passive skin aging relaxes downward. The skin stretches and elongates developing 5 growing “waves” at points of attachment such as the: hooding along the eyes, lower eyelid / cheek junction or… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Anti-Aging Options

 
Q. What Anti-Aging options do I have as I get older? A. There are OTC topical, bio-stimulatory, minimally invasive and surgical options in the quest for beauty. The beginnings of facial skin laxity start when skin repair diminishes and passive skin aging relaxes downward. The skin stretches and elongates developing 5 growing “waves” at points… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Never Stop Smiling!! Options to Anti-Aging the Face

 
Q. Best option for my face? I’m 41 years old, tried Retin-A and Restylane Lyft. Interested in a facelift. Opinion? I have lost some weight and that combined with aging, I have lost fullness in my face. I’ve tried good skincare products, including Retin-A and nothing seems to help. I also got one vial of… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Face and Neck Skin Laxity, Tightening, Volumizing and Filling

 
Q. I’m a 47 year-old woman and I am unhappy with the changing shape of my face. Please recommend filler or face-lift.  It seems to me that a loss of volume in the cheek area is causing everything to look out of balance. My nose looks larger and my eyes sunken. I am also not… Read more »