Sagging skin will eventually affect everyone. When the skin on your face sags, it makes you look and feel old. Maybe you find yourself looking in the mirror and gently pulling back the skin on your face. You wish the skin would stay in place, but it goes back to its sagging position. Unquestionably, this affects your self-esteem. You feel self-conscious, you feel old, you feel frustrated, and you feel like your youth has been stolen from you. Thankfully, there are a number of treatment options available for facial sagging.
Surgical Options for Treating Facial Sagging
The most dramatic results for treating sagging skin come from surgical procedures. For example, you could have a facelift. This will produce results that are noticeable and that last for a number of years.
Although surgical procedures produce the most dramatic results, they are not always the option of choice for people battling with sagging skin. Some shy away from surgery because of the downtime. Others are concerned about the cost. If you do not feel that a surgical treatment is right for you at this time, you may be interested in exploring non-surgical options for the time being with the idea of possibly resorting to surgery in the future.
Non-Invasive Facial Sagging Treatments
There are a number of non-invasive skin tightening treatments that have been shown to produce noticeable results. These treatments are referred to as non-invasive because they do not damage your skin. You won’t have incisions, your skin will not be raw, and there are no puncture wounds.
The results from these treatments usually appear gradually, so they look natural. Most of these treatments have little to no downtime. Many of these treatments are universal and can be used by people regardless of their skin color. What’s nice about many non-invasive skin tightening treatments is that they can be used on just about any part of your body.
To find out about the other treatments we offer to address facial sagging contact the office of Sharon Giese, MD today! We are conveniently located in New York, NY and we would love to set up a consultation with you.