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Male Facelift: State of the Art

Garth Fisher
  • University of California Irvine, Beverly Hills California
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Publication Date:
26 February 2003 (online)


Criteria used to evaluate facelift results are generally subjective. Different techniques yield a range of outcomes. The centerpiece of the technique described herein is the design of a safe, robust superficial musculoaponeurotic system (SMAS) flap that is used as a sturdy and nourishing vehicle for skin displacement and contouring.