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How effective are noninvasive face-lifts?

Anthony S. Youn, MD
Plastic Surgery

Many people wonder if noninvasive facelifts are worth the cost. In this video, plastic surgeon Anthony Youn, MD, talks about what you can expect from less costly, nonsurgical options.

Arthur W. Perry, MD
Plastic Surgery
Fine wrinkles can be treated with wrinkle fillers, peels and all sorts of lasers. But nothing, other than facelifts, has been successful at lifting the jowls and sagging neck skin. And only browlift surgery has been able to reposition the brows. Technology like radiofrequency and threadlifts haven't really worked all that well -- many surgeons feel that their risks outweigh their benefits. Now there's a new procedure called the Ulthera system that claims to help plastic surgeons perform noninvasive face and browlifts.

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