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Neck lift surgery corrects loose skin and vertical bands on the neck as well as sagging jowls along the jawline. This procedure can remove excess fat, tighten the underlying neck muscle, and eliminate excess skin to improve the contour of the neck and jawline and create a more youthful profile.

The Benefits of a Neck Lift

Removes Excess Fat Deposits

Eliminates a “Turkey Neck”

Defines Your Jawline

Corrects Muscle Banding in the Neck

Types of Neck Lifts

How do I know when I’m ready for a neck lift?

If you would like to experience the benefits of a neck lift, now might be the right time if you:

  • Are unhappy with your jowls or the appearance of a loose, excess neck skin
  • Have been unable to obtain satisfying results from nonsurgical treatments
  • Are in good overall health

Neck Lift FAQs

What should I avoid prior to neck lift surgery?
Patients undergoing neck lift surgery should stop smoking six weeks prior to surgery, and they avoid taking anti-inflammatory medication (e.g., aspirin, ibuprofen, etc.) and herbal medications that can cause increased bleeding for two weeks prior to surgery.
How will I feel after neck lift surgery?
After surgery, the neck will be bruised and feel tight. The bruising should resolve over a period of four to five days, but neck tightness may last several months.
How long will my result last?
Neck lift surgery is a long-lasting solution as long as the patient maintains a healthy lifestyle. The area will continue to age naturally over time.
What other procedures can I combine with my neck lift?
Many people combine facelift and brow lift surgery with their neck lift to achieve complete facial rejuvenation.

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