Male face-lift

Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2005 Aug;13(3):451-8. doi: 10.1016/j.fsc.2005.05.001.


Middle-aged men represent an emerging group expressing an interest in facial rejuvenation procedures. One must understand the complex differences in motivation, psychosocial factors, and aspects associated with anatomy and facial aging that are unique to men. To maximize postoperative results and increase patient satisfaction, the facial plastic surgeon must adjust perioperative management and surgical techniques when performing a male face-lift.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Aging / physiology*
  • Face / anatomy & histology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Patient Care Planning
  • Rhytidoplasty / methods*