Stem cells could represent the beginning of a new era for non-surgical cosmetic treatments. Recent studies committed to the great capacity for regeneration with stem cells. This has revolutionized many procedures such as face lift with stem cells, which have benefited greatly with the regenerative properties and the healing power of these cells.
The stem cell facelift is a novel technique that uses these adult cells from fat tissue of the patient’s body to restore elasticity itself, the smoothness, the softness of the skin to give the face a more youthful appearance. This treatment reduces the need for surgery or injection of temporary fillers like Restylane, Juvederm and hyaluronic acid.
It is a true and complete facial rejuvenation procedure that does not involve surgery, avoiding any open incision and help in the process of “lifting” the skin itself. The objectives are juvenile restore the contour and shape of the face, improve skin color and irregularities thereof caused by normal aging, sun exposure and the environment.
Who Can Have This Procedure Done?
The stem cell facelift is ideal for those patients with early or mild signs of facial aging and want to rejuvenate your skin with natural appearance without going under the knife. They can get medical exam patients with folds, wrinkles shallow; they desire greater projection on their cheekbones or show other early or moderate signs of aging in the face.
What Results Can I Expect From This Procedure?
Stem cells can provide many benefits to patients, as well as raise the volume and structure of the face and achieve a more youthful appearance, also repairs and rejuvenates the skin for up to 18 months. This is possible because stem cells have the amazing ability to recognize and repair the damaged tissue.
Patients who undergo stem cell therapies for facial lifting claim that their skin is thicker and more radiant and that improvement continues in the next six to nine months. This treatment can help repair lines that have come and help fill the gap sunken cheeks and under the eyes of a patient.
The duration of the results of the procedure depends on the individual aging process the patient has before let them and care have after lifting, such as eating habits, exposure to sunlight, smoking, care skin etc.
Technique and Protocol
The facelift procedure with stem cells is very simple and can be performed under local anesthesia. The total time of the procedure can take from one to five hours depending on the extent of the procedure. It’s fast, almost without pain or discomfort and does not require hospital visits.
During the process, belly fat or other area as liposuction it is removed. Stem cells are harvested from fat gently. Stem cells are isolated in the laboratory, and then injected into the face of pure or mixed with a fat matrix. The power of stem cells improves skin and makes wrinkles disappear.
The procedure does not only involve injecting stem cells into specific areas of the face, eyebrows, chin or jaw, but also allows the specialist to sculpt or remove fat from specific areas to get a facial contour rejuvenated and improve the process of contraction of the skin for the specific outcome of each patient.
Recovery and Aftercare
Most patients recover from facelift procedure stem cell in a period of between 3 and 10 days depending on the severity of the aging process and that this intensity of the procedure performed. No scarring and downtime is greatly reduced.
In our clinic My Cosmetic Surgery this procedure is mainly performed by Dr. Rogelio Iglesias M.D., general practitioner with extensive experience in the provision of medical, cosmetic and aesthetic.