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long term platysma plication problems

Had face lift & platysma plication 8 yrs ago at age 63.  Recently am feeling tightness from ear to ear under chin where tissue has sagged with age, resulting in pulling across top of head & headaches from this tightness.

Surgeon says it is not possible this tightening is caused by the neck lift.   Is this true?
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563773 tn?1374250139
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Hello,
Sometimes the lax neck skin cannot be totally tightened even with an excellent Neck Lift and Platysmaplasty. In these cases a revision is necessary or if the skin pulling is small then laser resurfacing can be done.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.







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