Forehead Lift Overview
When the upper face ages, the eyebrows may begin to sag into a lower position, which creates a tired or sad appearance, deep horizontal creases across the forehead and frown lines, or furrows between the eyebrows and across the top of the nose. A forehead lift, also known as a brow lift or browplasty, can improve all of these problems. Board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Rafi Bidros, will assess your needs and advise you on the best options at his office in Houston. Results of a brow lift may be enhanced by adding nonsurgical treatments, like laser resurfacing or a chemical peel to further improve skin tone and surface appearance. A brow lift can also be included with a full facelift for greater improvements. If you have significant skin overhang in the upper eyelids or puffy bags beneath your eyes, Dr. Bidros may recommend adding eyelid surgery to your forehead lift.
"Dr. Bidros is absolutely phenomenal! I was SO impressed with his professionalism and knowledge. The office was super organized, clean and efficiently run. Michelle, Mandy, Jackie and Connie are all rock stars.!!! They get things done and are so incredible at their jobs, not to mention classy and beautiful. I will recommend Dr. Bidros to everyone. So easy to talk to and understand. Thank you!!!"- E.K. / Google / Feb 18, 2016
"One of the best doctor in the world execellent very friendly help full profossional work professonial team i had my exprience great"- R.C. / Google / Jun 28, 2020
"The team was very friendly and helpful in guiding me through this process. I am 3 months post op and my breast reduction results have exceeded my expectations! Dr. Rafi is the best! Thank you!"- N.T. / Google / Jun 26, 2020
"Dr. Bidros is a true professional and perfectionist.and staff are amazing. I am very happy with my results. Thank you for the good care and support. I highly recommend Dr. Bidros."- D.K. / Google / Jun 25, 2020
"I am so happy with the staff and my surgery. Everyone in the office is professional and friendly. They discuss procedures, options, recovery, and answer any and all questions. They go above and beyond to make you feel comfortable with your procedure."- N.M. / Google / Jun 24, 2020
Forehead Lift Surgical Technique
Brow lifts can be performed using several different methods depending on your hair line, hair density, the severity of your sagging, and the shape of your brow. Dr. Bidros takes current styles into consideration, plus your preference to achieve your best shape. Dr. Bidros will modify his technique to avoid the “surprised look” that makes it obvious the patient has had plastic surgery. Asymmetry in brow position can also be improved with some of the techniques that Dr. Bidros utilizes.
Forehead Lift During/After Surgery
Dr. Bidros typically performs this operation under general anesthesia, but it may also be performed with the patient under intravenous sedation. Dr. Bidros will discuss all forehead lift technique options with you during the consultation and use the technique chosen by the patient during their surgery. Swelling should subside in 1-2 weeks and final results may appear within a couple of weeks. Incision lines will continue to refine and fade for up to 1 year.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- $2,900 - $4,900
Forehead Lift OPTIONS
A coronal, or endoscopic, brow lift is typically for people who still have a youthful, low hairline but have drooping brow and heavy horizontal lines.
Lateral Brow Lift
The lateral brow lift is an excellent option for asymmetrical brows and limited horizontal lines. Dr. Bidros has made national presentations of his subcutaneous temporal brow lift for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Hair Line Brow Lift
A hair line brow lift is typically for people with a receding hairline. This procedure can also improve and lower the hairline.
Endotine Brow Lift
An endotine, or transbleph, brow lift is good for people having an upper eyelid surgery or to improve the appearance of bald men.