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Classic Case

18 JAN 2016

Be a Hottie with Medial Cheeks, Bringing Back the Childlike Face

The dreadful gravity makes my medial cheeks drop like an overripe apple (sob) and deepens the nasolabial folds…><
I suppose they are the signs of “early gaining”. Everyone ages with time. I need to do something quickly to fight aging to look 18 again, with plump medial cheeks!

Through a friend who underwent cheek lift surgery, I set off from Taichung to visit the International Society of Aesthetic Surgery (ISAS) in Taipei./span>

Superintendent Wu Rong suggested endoscopic upper-face and mid-face endotine facelift surgery, since the tails of my eyes were drooping, my cheeks were sagging and inelastic, and my nasolabial folds were deep.

I immediately decided to undergo surgery and make a surgery appointment. The clinic considerately gave me a check up (blood sample taking, ECG, X-ray).

 

On entering the clinic on the day, a pre-operation photo was taken. Then, I removed my clothes and put on a surgical gown. It is advisable that hotties about to undergo surgery wear loose clothing and flat shoes.

Before surgery, the superintendent gave me clinical advice once again.

A nurse then imparted postoperative health education and guided me through preoperative form fill-outs. She also prepared an ice pack, mouthwash, oral medication, and ointment I would need after surgery (The complete list put my mind at ease, with nothing to worry about after surgery).^^

After the surgery, I rested in the clinic recovery room. The nurse helped me apply the ice pack and administered an IV drip. I quickly regained strength, able to get out of bed to walk and go to the toilet. Soon enough, I was on the High Speed Rail heading home. The surgery turned out really successful!

It was the 10th day after the surgery. Since I resided in Taichung, I was not able to return to the clinic as frequent as I would otherwise have. The clinic helps its customers remove the stitches, hair washing, postoperative care, and circulation injections.

Due to the long distance, I was on my own! I applied hot and cold press as frequently as I could and walked frequently to stimulate blood circulation and reduce the swelling.

For the hair wash part, I used RO filter water to shampoo my hair (Those without filtered water at home may have to use boiled water instead). I immediately blow-dried my hair afterwards to keep the wound as dry as possible.

14 days after surgery, I returned to the clinic to have the stitches removed. The doctor said I recovered well, and I was very pleased with the results.

My friends say that I have become a hottie with the face of a baby. My medial cheeks look supple, and there is “volume” to my forehead. I love the way I look now~

 


DISCLOSURE:

This case has been published under the consent of the party concerned whose signature has been affixed on the Authorization Form.

The before-after photos herein are intended as an introduction of the surgery and for sharing of surgery related medical information. Therapeutic results, however, vary, depending on the physical constitution of each individual and postoperative care received.

The ISAS would like to remind you that all surgeries and medical practices involve potential risks and are not applicable fore everyone, depending on personal assessment and communication with the doctor. The content herein is for reference only.

According to the competent central authority Ministry of Health and Welfare, unless otherwise deemed necessary due to medical indications and medical necessities, such as body odor treatment, burns, or scar reconstructions, individuals under the age of 18 are prohibited from undergoing liposuction, breast argumentation, nose lift, double eyelid, and other invasive cosmetic surgeries.

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