After a face lift, a poor quality technical work very characteristic deformity can be produced. Essentially, it consists of a stretching or elongation effect that affects the ear tragus cartilage (ear canal cover lid), which is aggravated by its elevation and in some cases reaching total verticality of the tragus, which reveals the performance of a surgery, because it causes a great artificiality.
There are several causes of its origin, usually all are present, being among others: excessive horizontal traction of the skin, absence of work on the facial fascia or SMAS and on the platysma (muscle of the jowls and neck), the realization of a traditional exclusively cutaneous face lift, lack of facial support, poor distribution of the facial skin (non homogeneous) or the greater removal or tightening of skin on one part of the face compared to the rest.
The treatment consists of performing a secondary results revision surgery, completely undermining the face lift again, redistribute the skin and its tension in a homogeneous way, change the traction vectors, make a complete and correct treatment of the SMAS and the platysma, revise the scars and correctly adjust the skin; eventually some kind of tragus plasty has to be applied.
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