Facial Plast Surg 2011 Feb 18;27(1):124-32. Epub 2011 Jan 18.
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California-Davis, Sacramento, California, USA.
Many face-lift variations have been described including short skin flap, long skin flap, superficial musculoaponeurotic system flap, deep plane, composite flap, and subperiosteal face-lifts. Each technique offers its set of advantages and disadvantages. Theoretical benefits include a more optimal treatment of the midface, nasolabial fold, and periorbital area. Read More