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How is a suture brow lift performed?

Arthur W. Perry, MD
Plastic Surgery
The suture brow lift, a newer type of brow-lifting procedure, does not dissect the tissue. Rather, tiny incisions are made in the scalp, and special barbed plastic sutures are embedded into the undersurface of the eyebrow. The suture is then lifted and embedded into the scalp, causing a lift of the brow.
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