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Neck Lift

A neck lift also referred as “Lower Rhytidectomy” is a surgery that addresses the visible signs of aging in the jawline and neck area.

What can neck lift do?

Neck lift surgery treats “the excess fat and skin elasticity loss” in the lower face area, it also treats the loose neck skin. It gives back the youthful appearance of the neck. For the patients whom the neck area doesn’t match with the face area, a neck lift may be a good solution.

How is neck lift performed?

Neck lift is performed by making an incision near your sideburn which continues down and along your ear, ends at the posterior ear. In some cases, it’s only around your ear. From his incision tissue underneath the neck is repositioned while uplifting and contouring the neck. The excess skin is trimmed away.


1 day


2-3 hours


General Anaesthesia


Two weeks


7th  day


8 days in Turkey

What is the recovery like after the surgery?

In general, recovery process takes around 2-3 weeks after a neck lift surgery. The healing can be faster for some more than others, the healing process depends on each individual. It might take several months for the swelling to subside completely. The final results can be seen in six months.

How is the aftercare?

There are several things to pay attention to after a neck lift surgery. During the recovery, it is important to keep your head elevated to minimize the swelling. You should not apply ice to the neck as it will prevent the blood flow which may result in skin death. Make sure to not pick at crusting scabs developed on your wound. Swelling is expected and it will peak at the first week subsiding gradually later. During your healing process, the surgical incisions shouldn’t be subjected to excessive force. It is important to avoid wearing any clothing item that must go over your head.

How to Prepare for Neck Lift?

In the lead-up to neck lift surgery, you might be required to:

  • Undergo lab testing or a medical assessment
  • Modify your current medication regimen or take specific medications
  • Cease smoking
  • Refrain from using aspirin, anti-inflammatory drugs, and herbal supplements, as they can elevate the risk of bleeding

Who is the Best Candidate for Neck Lift?

Anyone who has acquired a lax neck where the skin no longer holds tightly against the Adams Apple is a good candidate for a neck lift. Despite the fact that aging affects the entire face, it is not uncommon for the neck to show the effects of aging earlier than that of other areas.


How Much is a Neck Lift in Turkey?

The expense associated with a neck lift in Turkey is contingent on several factors and can differ between clinics. When you juxtapose these costs with those of other clinics and countries providing similar procedures, noticeable variations emerge.


Turkey presents not only competitive pricing but also a wealth of international expertise and medical care. Additionally, their surgery package encompasses a comprehensive array of services beyond the actual procedure, such as airport and hotel transfers, translations, and more.

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