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Discover MyEllevate Minimally Invasive Facial Rejuvenation Procedure
This minimally invasive facial rejuvenation procedure is offered at Dr. Perlman’s office. This innovative procedure takes approximately one hour to perform. Most people can return to normal activities within days. The ICLEDlight guided suture system allows Dr. Perlman to easily place a suture support system without incisions. MyEllevatecan be used as a standalone procedure or in conjunction with other facial procedures offered by Dr. Perlman.
How Does The MyEllevate Procedure in Houston, TX Work?
During the procedure, MyEllevatesuture material is placed beneath the skin’s surface and above the muscle using an LED-lighted suture rod. This light guidance helps provide greater accuracy in suture placement below the skin, all without the need for incisions. This creates a more refined and youthful appearance. MyEllevateworks beautifully as a standalone treatment. It may also be combined with our other advanced facial rejuvenation procedures to further enhance your results.
Is MyEllevate Right For Me?
MyEllevateis a great option for patients with the following characteristics:
- Early aging
- Excess fullness
- Minimal skin laxity
- Sagging glands
- Muscle bands
MyEllevateoffers an attractive and youthful appearance. If you struggle with the early signs of aging, if you feel self-conscious during your Zoom calls, then MyEllevatecan deliver the look and confidence you desire without the need for surgery.
What costs may be involved?
- Surgeon’s fee.
- Surgical facility costs.
- Anesthesia fees.
- Prescriptions for medication.
- Medical clearance from your doctor.
- Medical tests.
Your satisfaction involves more than a fee. When choosing a plastic surgeon, remember that achieving the desired cosmetic outcome involves many choices. The first and most important decision is selecting a surgeon you can trust.
Choosing Dr. Perlman ensures that you have selected a surgeon who:
- Has been in private practice for more than 35 years.
- Is trained and experienced in all plastic surgery procedures, including breast, body, face and reconstruction.
- Has keen artistic judgment.
- Operates only in accredited medical facilities.
- Adheres to a strict code of ethics.
- Fulfills continuing medical education requirements, including standards and innovations in patient safety.
- Is a member of the American Society of plastic surgeons.
How is the MyEllevate™ technique different to a thread lift procedure?
MyEllevate™ is quite different to a thread lift for several reasons, the most important one being the long lasting ability of MyEllevate™. The suture material we use to create the support sling underneath the jawline is a permanent braided polyester suture, and where it is placed also differs from the thread lift (PDO threads or absorbable threads) in that we place the thread a little bit deeper and we place it right over the muscle and beneath the skin using the ICLEDlighted Suture Rod. This is what allows us to travel in the exact location, so that we’re not too close to the surface or too deep, to actually permanently support the glands and muscles of the neck.
With the ICLEDlight guidance it makes MyEllevate™ much more accurate and with the permanent suture material, it is also much more long lasting. Also, the structure of the MyEllevate™ suture is much different to PDO threads or absorbable threads which are single strands sutures that are placed to sort of elevate skin. The MyEllevate™ suture is actually a continuous loop that goes underneath the entire area of the jawline and really supports it over the long term. It is also non-absorbable, thereby making it more permanent.
Who is the ideal candidate for the MyEllevate procedure?
The ideal candidate for this procedure is a patient who is hesitant about going under the knife in the traditional invasive sense, with minimal skin laxity and who is just starting to show early signs of aging. If you look at someone’s profile and see that their neck line is looking like a ski slope, rather than a nice right angle underneath the chin, those are the most ideal patients. Also, patients who have glands that are prominent underneath the neck line, which happens to a lot of people genetically and are not even age related, those are patients that also experience a great result with MyEllevate™.
The list goes on, as even a patient who is thinking about having a skin tightening procedure may also need MyEllevate™ as the technology may tighten the skin, but it does not do anything to address the underlying muscles and glands which are causing the neck to look aged. MyEllevate™ is the only procedure that is percutaneous and addresses these problem areas.
How is MyEllevate Different from Facelift?
MyEllevate™ is very different to a facelift. It’s not a facelift or a neck lift and is something totally new. MyEllevate™ does not require incisions or removal of skin, can be performed under local anesthesia in about one hour in the office, and requires little anesthesia and almost zero downtime. That’s what is so remarkable about this technique. MyEllevate™ is a method to support the foundation of the neck that the skin lies upon to really sculpt and refine the neck.
The Key Benefits of MyEllevate
MyEllevate offers fast recovery, and restores a youthful appearance. The procedure takes approximately one hour to perform, and requires minimal recovery time.
An In-Office Procedure
MyEllevate can be performed under local anesthesia in Dr. Perlman’s office.
Long Lasting Natural Results
MyEllevate delivers immediate and natural results in most patients that can last 5 plus years!
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When you work with Advanced Plastic Surgery Centre, you will be treated with warmth and respect. We will make sure you are well-informed about MyEllevate facial rejuvenation procedure so you can make the best decision for you. We are proud to offer MyEllevate to patients in Spring, Houston, The Woodlands, Atascocita, Conroe, Pasadena, and Baytown. Please schedule a consultation and discover why we have a reputation for providing meticulous, compassionate care.