Incisions are usually made in the hairline of the scalp and leave no visible scarring, or is done using lighted cameras underneath the brow to visualize the underlying muscles and tissue. This procedure can create a tighter, smoother appearance of the forehead, while also lifting, and potentially reshaping the eyebrow area.
One Time Treatment
The results of a Brow Lift include a more well rested appearance as well as reduction in forehead lines and wrinkles. Brow Lift results are permanent.
Patients will need to refrain from strenuous activity for 2 weeks.
Before & After*
Common Questions About Brow Lifts
How Long Does it Take?
A Brow Lift procedure generally takes between 1 and 2 hours.
How Long Does it Last?
Results from a surgical Brow Lift are permanent.
Are There Any Alternatives?
If you’d like to avoid going under operation, we also perform non-surgical Brow Lifts using Botox.
Is it Painful?
The procedure itself is not painful since it is performed under local anethetic, but you may experience some swelling and pain for 2-3 days after the procedure.
What is Recovery Like? Is There Downtime or Medication?
You can shower and wash your hair as soon as the day after surgery, however you’ll need to refrain from strenuous activity for 2 weeks.
About one week (5-7 days) after the procedure, we will remove sutures.
Is Financing Available?
Yes. If you’re interested in learning more, please visit our financing page here.
What Our Patients Have to Say
“From the warm reception of his staff to the perfectly performed procedures the experience here is nothing short of spectacular. Dr. Travis Shaw puts you at ease and really listens to give you exactly what you want. ”S.B.
“Everything as promised! Professional staff and they told me I would be in and out in about a hour and I was! Dr. Shaw gave me a very thorough explanation of the procedure and I am confident in this practice.“C.G.
“Dr.Shaw is great at what he does.
Explains procedures pretty well, very thorough and makes one understand every step of the process.
I will definitely be coming back soon.
Thank you Dr.Shaw for what you do.”
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Dr. Shaw specializes in minimally invasive cosmetic surgery and non-surgical rejuvenation to help you look your best with the least downtime possible.
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