What is a brow lift?

A brow lift reduces frown lines, horizontal lines on the forehead, and creases between the eyebrows while smoothing out upper-nose bridge creases. Eyebrows and eyelids are also gently lifted. Brow lifts are utilized for these ‘expression lines’ when injectables like BOTOX cannot achieve the desired look. A brow lift can:

  • Even out furrows and frown lines
  • Create more impactful changes than injectables 
  • Correct ‘heavy brows’

Brow lifts are also a very effective solution to ‘heavy’ brows. In some cases, the brow may hang low or sag over the eyes, which causes the face to look tired or heavily aged. Lifting the brow can restore a more youthful appearance that lasts for up to ten to twelve years.

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Facial Rejuvenation with Dr. Alexey Markelov

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Why Choose Dr. Markelov for a Brow Lift in Tampa?

Dr. Markelov excels at facial sculpting, thanks to his extensive training at the nation’s top medical institutions. In addition to his rigorous course of study, Dr. Markelov has traveled internationally to educate other surgeons, and has been published in journals worldwide. The following are a sample of his awards and education:

  • Double board-certification
  • Trained at the top rated University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Underwent general surgery training at Drexel University College of Medicine at Easton
  • Hospital, where he was also a decorated teacher, winning the Arnold P. Gold Foundation
  • Award for Humanism and Excellence in Teaching
  • Perfected his skill at a preeminent plastic surgery clinic in Beverly Hills, CA
  • Garnered a Patients’ Choice Award for his excellent bedside manner
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The procedure

Dr. Markelov considers each patient’s skin quality, age, and desired look to determine the best way to conduct their procedure. He will make a discreet incision either along your hairline or across the top of your head. The length of the incision is determined by what corrections are needed. 

Dr. Markelov strives for minimal scarring and tries to keep the incisions as small as possible. The skin of the forehead is carefully lifted, and excess skin is removed from the scalp. Brow lifts are often performed in conjunction with facelifts and eyelid surgeries.

Brow lift candidacy

If you experience any of the following, a brow lift could revitalize your face:

  • A sagging brow
  • Deep frown lines or wrinkles on your forehead 
  • Creases around or your upper eye area  

The best way to learn if a brow lift in Tampa could help you is to schedule a free consultation with Dr. Markelov.

Benefits of the procedure

Brow lifts result in a more open, friendly, and well-rested appearance.  Additional advantages include:

  • Smoother forehead
  • Reduction of frown lines in between the brows
  • Natural looking results — No ‘surprised look’
  • Enhanced self-confidence

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Brow lift recovery

Dr. Markelov’s office, servicing Clearwater and Tampa, will provide clear and specific instructions for your recovery period. 

At home, you may need to apply topical medications or take oral prescriptions to facilitate the healing process. You may also be instructed to avoid certain activities in the days following your procedure and to follow up with Dr. Markelov at an office visit within a few days.

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Trust AM Plastic Surgery for an expert brow lift

Dr. Markelov and his highly qualified team can help you achieve the refined, beautiful appearance you desire. Call AM Plastic Surgery in Tampa for a free virtual consultation with Dr. Markelov today.

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