Neck Contouring in NYC
Who says you have to live with deep folds or loose facial skin? Many people will develop them as they get older, but if an aging neck has you feeling less confident or unlike yourself, there is a way to take back your youthful appearance. Dr. Karlinsky uses the neck lift procedure to achieve natural looking results for her patients who wish to reduce sagging skin and wrinkles or excess fat around their neck and chin.
What is a neck lift?
Dr. Karlinsky’s neck lift surgery addresses excess skin and fat of the neck with significantly slimming and smoothing results.
Why choose neck lift surgery?
- Tone and reduce sagging of the neck
- Smooth wrinkles on the neck
- Remove excess neck skin and fat
- Achieve a slimmer, more youthful-looking neck
Is a neck lift right for me?
Dr. Karlinsky’s natural-looking neck lifts produce drastically-slimming and anti-aging results in patients of good health.
Find out if a neck lift is right for you by scheduling your consultation at our Manhattan, Westchester or Brooklyn office.
How soon can I have my neck lift?
You and Dr. Karlinsky will schedule your neck lift in New York shortly after your initial consultation.
When will I see the results?
The striking results of Dr. Karlinsky’s lower face and neck lifts are appreciated immediately. Patients are often amazed at how quickly they appear to have lost weight and years off their look.
How should I prepare for my neck lift?
Neck lift surgery is most often performed under general anesthesia, which requires the avoidance of blood thinning medication and NSAIDs such as aspirin, Advil® or ibuprofen, and Aleve® for two weeks before and after surgery. Smoking must also cease during this time.
How is a neck lift performed by Dr. Karlinsky?
Dr. Karlinsky is highly adept at achieving the careful balance between natural results and noticeable improvement. During your neck lift surgery, she will make a careful incision below your chin, giving her access to perform liposuction fat removal. Well-hidden incisions are also made behind the ears to tighten the skin of the neck for a natural-looking neck lift.
How long does a neck lift take?
Commonly called a “lunchtime neck lift”, this surgery is completed in approximately 2-3 hours. You can schedule your neck lift at any of our New York locations.
Do I have to stay overnight?
No, after your neck lift you will simply rest comfortably in our recovery suite prior to riding home with a friend or relative.
How long does recovery take?
Just after surgery, you should rest at home with assistance for routine tasks. Within 7-10 days, you will be able to comfortably return to work, but you should wait to resume major physical activity for two weeks after surgery. Resting with your head elevated will speed up the healing process and reduce swelling.
What are the risks?
Neck lift procedures performed by Dr. Karlinsky at New Look New Life are very safe; surgical considerations include the risk of poor scarring, infection, or bleeding.
Patients experiencing any unusual or concerning symptoms are advised to call Dr. Karlinsky’s cell phone immediately.
How long will my neck lift last?
You will enjoy your neck lift results for many years to come, especially if you maintain a healthy weight. You may notice some relaxing of the neck over the years as a result of aging skin.
How much does a neck lift cost?
At New Look New Life, neck lift surgery starts as low as $8,000. You will be given a detailed quote during your consultation with Dr. Karlinsky. The cost of your neck lift will include your surgeon’s fee, anesthesia, facility and operating room fees, required garments, and all of your follow-up visits with Dr. Karlinsky. Click here for information on how to pay for your neck lift in New York.
What are Dr. Karlinsky’s patients saying about their neck lifts?
Click here to read first-hand testimonials from Dr. Karlinsky’s patients who have undergone cosmetic surgery procedures and neck lifts.
What are the alternatives to a neck lift?
While the results of neck lift surgery are unique, some patients may consider other rejuvenating procedures in conjunction. Depending on the results you desire, a facelift or mini facelift may be a nice complement to your neck procedure.
At New Look New Life, helping you achieve beautiful results with minimal time away from your busy life is our goal. Dr. Victoria Karlinsky is a New York board-certified cosmetic surgeon whose eye for detail and careful attention to her patients showcases itself in the gorgeous and natural-looking results she is able to provide. To schedule your consultation with Dr. Karlinsky or Dr. Vega, give our office a call today at one of our three New York locations (Manhattan, Westchester and Brooklyn) and get ready for a new, more confident you.