SOURCE: Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center

July 10, 2007 17:34 ET

Injectable Face Lifts: Taking Off 10 Years -- in 10 Minutes!

BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwire - July 10, 2007) - Barbara may seem like your typical patient about to have facial plastic surgery. In her Bellevue plastic surgeon's office, dressed in her surgery gown and wearing surgical pen marks on her face instead of make up, she looks like she is about to go in for a face lift. Well...not quite. Barbara is among an increasing number of patients being treated non-surgically by Dr. Sam Naficy, a Bellevue facial plastic surgeon, with an Injectable Face Lift, typically performed in under 10 minutes.

Naficy's 'Injectable Face Lift' involves use of a customized blend of several different dermal fillers to help soften the lines, wrinkles, and folds. The procedure is completely pain-free as his patients are typically sedated for the brief session, which often lasts under 10 minutes. Lengthy recovery periods, scarring, or other drawbacks associated with surgery become non-issues, since there are no incisions.

There has been a paradigm shift in plastic surgery with the realization that aging is more about loss of facial volume than skin laxity. "It's like going from a plump, juicy grape to a shriveled, dry raisin," Naficy analogizes when describing the effects of the facial aging process to his patients. Many of his clients are in great physical shape, but the low percentage of body fat has taken its toll on their faces. With his arsenal of dermal fillers, Naficy can "re-fill" a deflated face with results he calls "miraculous."

Naficy performs his Injectable Face Lifts using a number of different FDA-approved facial injectables including Restylane, Juvederm (from the makers of Botox), Perlane, Radiesse, Sculptra, ArteFill, and sometime even the patient's own fat.

After her brief procedure, Barbara sits in a chair holding a mirror and admiring her younger face. Her once-droopy cheeks are fuller and lifted up, her smile lines are gone, her jowls have softened, and she has fuller lips. There is no blood, no cuts, and no bandages -- she is already putting her make-up on and getting ready to go!

About Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center:

Dr. Sam Naficy is a highly specialized, fellowship-trained, and double board certified facial plastic surgeon with over 15 years of experience with modern techniques of cosmetic surgery and skincare. He performs close to 1,000 facial plastic surgery procedures per year. Dr. Naficy has been voted by other physicians in the Seattle area as one of the top doctors for facial plastic surgery (Seattle Magazine). Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center offers a full range of surgical and non-surgical, rejuvenation and skincare procedures.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Dr. Sam Naficy
    Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center
    1110 112th Avenue NE ~ Suite 150
    Bellevue, WA 98004
    425-450-0880
    www.seattleface.com