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Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Non-surgical and Minimally Invasive Options besides a Facelift Following Massive Weight Loss

 
Q.  I’m wondering if I’m too young for a facelift: I’m 22 years old and I lost 62 pounds. I have excess skin under my chin and I was wondering if I was too young to get a face lift? A. Congratulations on your weight loss! There are so many issues to consider so please… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Epicanthal or Asian Eyelid Fold Options

 
Q. Are there any non surgical procedures (like Botox) to contour my excess skin on inner eyelid? A. Thanks for sharing your photos. The excess skin along the inner eye you speak of is called a epicanthal fold. It is seen in people of Asian descent.  Botox will probably worsen its effect as the brows will… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Options for Frontal Bone Bossing

 
Q. Is there a way to correct forehead bossing without shaving the bone down? A. Shaving the bone down for frontal bossing maybe an option and maybe combined with filler above the concave region. XRay imaging will be needed to appreciate the thickness of the protuberant bone for shaving down.  The procedure to shave the bone down may… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Face enhancement Options at 70: Retinoid Creams, Injectables (Fillers, Botox, Threads), Surgery

 
  Q. Is it better to get a laser resurfacing procedure or just go for the facelift? I am 70 years old and recently my age is beginning to show on my face (i.e.: sagging, looking tired even when rested). I am still working full time and I cannot afford very expensive procedures. Please advise… Read more »