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Neck Lift in Norwich, CT

Neck Lift in Norwich, CTIn few other areas do we see the effects of gravity so well but on the skin of the chin and neck. Aging and weight fluctuation can cause the drooping skin around the jaw or hanging skin below the chin. Dr. Richard J. Martin performs neck lift procedures for patients in Norwich, Colchester, Mystic, Waterford, Glastonbury, and nearby Connecticut communities.

What is a Neck Lift?

Looking older goes out of fashion well before we hit 30. One of the quickest way to take years off your face is with a neck lift. Hanging skin produces wrinkles, shadows, and facial sagging. Tightening this skin can reshape and neck and jawline.

How Much Does a Neck Lift in Norwich Cost?

Each neck lift is customized to address each patient’s specific concerns. Costs are disclosed during the consultation. Financing options are available for your convenience and peace of mind. We also take payment by cash, check or credit card.

Benefits of a Neck Lift

The benefits of a neck lift are simple and profound, increasing your confidence as the years are stripped away along with sagging jowls and wrinkles on neck. Skin will be smoothed and tightened, refreshing the features and returning a youthful glow.

Who Is The Ideal Candidate for a Neck Lift?

Anyone who has unwanted wrinkling or sagging on the skin of the neck and chin may be an ideal candidate for a neck lift.

What Do I Need To Do Before a Neck Lift?

Your neck will be examined to confirm that you are a good candidate for a neck lift treatment. You may be advised to temporarily stop certain medications after your treatment.

How Long Does It Take to Perform a Neck Lift?

The procedure should take one to two hours but may vary due to the unique nature of each patient’s treatment.

What to Expect After a Neck Lift

There will be some bruising and swelling. Recovery time after a neck lift is two to three weeks. Bandages will be placed, and you’ll wear them for about a week following surgery. Keep your neck as still as possible and position your head in an elevated position 24 hours a day for two weeks. Avoid strenuous activities for 3 weeks following surgery.

Will I Have Scars After a Neck Lift?

A neck lift employs precise incisions around the ear to tighten the neck, enhancing the chin and jawline. Once healed, scarring is minimal.

When Will I See The Results?

You should see the results of your neck lift in about a month.

How Long Will The Results of a Neck Lift Last?

The results are long-lasting, but changes may occur if there are any significant weight fluctuations.

Neck Lift FAQs

Are neck lifts painful?

Most patients will experience some discomfort following their neck lift procedures as swelling, bruising, and tenderness around the treated areas is common. Dr. Martin and his medical team will be happy to provide you with detailed post-operative care instructions to ensure that your neck lift recovery is quick and comfortable.

Can I get a neck lift without a facelift?

Yes, you absolutely can get a neck lift without a facelift. While a neck lift and facelift often complement each other well, patients who would only benefit from a neck lift are encouraged to only undergo the neck lift procedure. To find out if this is a good option for you, we encourage you to come in for a private consultation with Dr. Martin.

At what age should you get a neck lift?

While there is no perfect age to get a neck lift, Dr. Martin typically sees patients between the ages of 35 and 65 come in for the procedure. That being said, he’s happy to provide a neck lift to patients in their twenties who have undergone a significant weight loss or patients in their seventies who wish to refresh their look. The best way to find out if a neck lift is right for you is to come in for a consultation with Dr. Martin.

Can Botox® help with a saggy neck?

Yes, Botox® can help with a saggy neck to an extent. However, Botox® is a temporary solution that can only provide results for patients with mild banding around the neck. For patients who have a larger amount of sagging skin or those who wish for a long-term solution, we recommend considering a neck lift.

Are neck lifts worth it?

Yes! A neck lift is the perfect procedure for patients who wish to contour their jawline and reduce the appearance of the sagging skin around their neck, also sometimes called a “turkey neck.” We encourage you to read our testimonials from our previous neck lift patients, so you can get a better feel for what to expect from your neck lift procedure.

Connecticut Surgical Arts is passionately committed to reflecting your inner beauty. Using the latest and most advanced procedures for cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, our team offers full body plastic surgery, emphasizing overall health and wellness to the residents of Norwich, Mystic, Colchester, Waterford, Glastonbury, and the surrounding communities in Connecticut. Contact us today for a complimentary consultation.