Common Procedures for Patients in Their 40s

January 07, 2015 @ 09:19 AM -- by Hadi Rassael

An older woman outdoorsAt Millennium Medical, we offer patients in the greater Washington DC area exceptional care. This includes facelift surgery to reduce the appearance of facial lines and wrinkles as well as advanced body contouring procedures to help you look as slim, trim, and athletic as possible.

We previously looked at cosmetic surgery procedures ideal for people in their 50s. Let's now consider ideal procedures for people who are in their 40s. You'll notice how many of the procedures are quite similar even though the ages are slightly different.

Facial Lift Surgeries

Around the 40s is when the lines and wrinkles of the face become more pronounced. The same goes for the drooping and sagging of the facial skin. The following procedures are common to address these matters:

  • Traditional Facelift Surgery - The traditional facelift is ideal for addressing any drooping and sagging of the middle portion of the face, such as the corners of the eyes and the cheekbone area.
  • Brow Lift Surgery - Deep lines and furrows on the forehead are ideally treated through the brow lift, which tightens skin and smooths away the wrinkles.
  • Lower Facelift - The lower facelift is a great option for the jowls, sagging around the cheeks, and the lines that form under the lips (marionette lines)
  • Neck Lift Surgery - When the neckline droops or sags, the neck lift is ideal for removing the loose skin and making the face appear more youthful overall.

Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)

The upper eyelids can sag with age, and the lower eyelids can become puffy or baggy. That's where cosmetic eyelid surgery is one of the most ideal options for care. Cosmetic eyelid procedures will help make the entire eye area appear more youthful and refreshed.

Breast Lift Surgery (Mastopexy)

When the breasts droop or sag as part of the natural aging process, a breast lift is generally a good option for improving overall body contour. During a breast lift, the perkiness and the firmness of the breasts is greatly enhanced. Sometimes breast implants are used to enhance the overall effects of the lift surgery.

Tummy Tuck Surgery (Abdominoplasty)

Sagging of the lower abdominal area and the love handles can occur as part of the aging process. In these cases, the ideal option for tightening and toning a person's frame is the tummy tuck surgery. It can help someone look many years younger and much more athletic as a result.

Butt Lift Surgery

Butt lift surgery is performed on patients whose backsides have begun to sag as part of the aging process. The overall firmness and shapeliness of the buttocks can be greatly enhanced though a carefully performed butt lift.

Thigh Lift Surgery (Thighplasty)

A person's thighs can go through major changes as part of weight loss and the natural aging process. That's why a thigh lift is often an ideal procedure to consider. During a thigh lift, the skin of the inner, upper, and/or lower thigh area can be tightened and toned a great deal.

Dermal Filler and BOTOX Injections

If you want to have the benefits of a facial cosmetic surgery procedure without the downtime, the use of cosmetic injections is a great option to consider. These can reduce wrinkles and lines and leave you looking years and years younger in the process.

Schedule a Consultation at Millennium Medical

To learn more about your many options for reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fighting signs of advanced age, be sure to contact our cosmetic surgery and skin care center today. At Millennium Medical, we will work closely with you to ensure you achieve all of your aesthetic goals.