Endobrow lift; Open browlift; Temporal lift
Occasionally, forehead lifts will make it difficult to raise the eyebrows or wrinkle the forehead on one or both sides. If this happens, you might need more surgery to make both sides even. If you have already had plastic surgery to lift your upper eyelids, a forehead lift is not recommended because it could limit closing the eyelids.
In most people, the incision for the forehead lift is underneath the hairline. If you have a high or
If the forehead skin is pulled too tightly or there is excessive
Medical conditions that could cause problems during or after surgery:
- Blood clotting problems
- Tendency to form excessive scars
- Uncontrolled high blood pressure
Review Date: 11/02/2009
Reviewed By: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine; David A. Lickstein, MD, FACS, specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, Palm Beach Gardens, FL. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.