Do you avoid pictures from certain angles because they reveal a sagging neck or double chin? Skin laxity and visible bands can cause your neck area to show signs of aging before your face does. With a neck lift, you can restore a slimmer, more youthful neck and jawline

What is Neck Lift Surgery?

A neck lift is used to correct signs of aging and restore a more sculpted neck and jaw. This surgery lifts excess neck skin and repairs loosened muscles. If you have a noticeable accumulation of fat under the jaw, your neck lift may also include fat removal. This customizable procedure can address your biggest concerns to help you achieve your desired results. 

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How is a Neck Lift Performed?

A neck lift procedure uses small, hidden incisions to lift and tighten the skin. We will perform your neck surgery under general anesthesia in our accredited surgical suite. Depending on your concerns, your surgeon at Longwood Plastic Surgery will tighten your neck skin and remove any excess

Your procedure may also include surgical fat removal or liposuction to eliminate a double chin. A neck lift often includes a procedure to tighten the platysma muscles, the cause of noticeable neck bands. The size of your incisions will depend on the details of your unique procedure. 

How Much Does a Neck Lift Cost?

The cost of a neck lift will vary widely depending on several factors. Neck lift surgery cost can range from $8,000-$9,000. However, this will be affected by the following:

  • Your surgeon’s expertise and skill
  • Your location
  • The complexity of your procedure
  • Additional expenses like anesthesia, medications, and lab testing

We recommend a consultation to discuss your concerns and give you a better estimate. We can also discuss financing options to help you plan for your procedure. 

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What is Recovery Like From Neck Lift Surgery?

You will have the most discomfort and swelling during the first few days. If your job does not involve much physical activity, you will usually be able to return after a week. More active jobs may require two to three weeks. You can add light activities within the first two weeks, but rigorous exercise and heavy lifting should wait about six weeks. 

Am I a Good Candidate for a Neck Lift?

A neck lift can correct almost any issues you have with your neck and jawline. Good candidates for a neck lift have loose or sagging neck skin they want to eliminate. We recommend those neck surgery candidates have no major health problems and reasonable expectations. Most people find their neck lift results highly satisfying and confidence-boosting.

I was recommended to Dr. Morris through my doctor at BID-Needham. Due to prior surgeries, I had some issues and Dr. Morris is the best. He has done a fantastic job with my abdomen core and I feel and look fantastic.


Take the Next Step

Interested in learning about a neck lift? Schedule your consultation with Longwood Plastic Surgery today by calling our Brookline office at (617) 383-6250. We serve the Brookline and Greater Boston area with distinction.