Treating Facelift Incisions: Tips to Minimize Scarring

Everyone interested in plastic surgery likely has many questions about the long-term results and the appearance of any incisions that must be made to achieve their goals. Since incisions result in scars, many people are concerned that they’ll be visible forever and counteract the positive results of their chosen procedure. Here we’ll talk about ways […]

Is A Male Facelift Different Than A Female Facelift?

It’s no secret that the vast majority of patients seeking plastic surgery procedures such as a facelift are women, but that doesn’t mean that men can’t benefit from the same procedures to enhance their appearance. Dr. Gilpin takes every individual’s anatomy and desired goal into account when making personalized surgical plans to ensure the results […]

Getting a Facelift at 40: What to Know

When thinking about the best age for a facelift, most people have a certain age range in mind. This is usually later in life, like their 50s, 60s, or beyond. However, there are plenty of patients who opt for the facelift earlier. If you’re looking for the best ways to rejuvenate your look in your […]

SMAS vs. Limited Incision Facelift: Which is Right for Me?

The facelift is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries on the market, and usually the go-to option for patients looking for a transformative way to restore signs of aging. If you’re considering a facelift, you’ve likely seen that there are actually a few different options available. It can seem overwhelming trying to determine which […]

Not Your Mother’s Facelift: How Advanced Techniques are Changing Facial Rejuvenation

Facelifts of the past were often associated with an unnatural result. Today, new techniques are continuously emerging to give patients improved results that still meet their goals for rejuvenation. At Gilpin Facial Plastics in Nashville, TN, we offer several procedures to meet our patient’s anti-aging needs.   Deep Plane Facelift A deep plane facelift is […]

The Mini Facelift: Making Your 40s Your Best Decade Yet

Although the facelift is one of the best options for rewinding the clock, it’s becoming more common to take a different approach to anti-aging. Traditionally, the facelift has been a way to remove decades from the facial profile later in life— and evolving facelift techniques make this an effective option! But, one increasingly popular approach […]

Your Guide to Facelift: Preparation and Recovery

Once you’ve decided to move forward with a facelift, you’re probably wondering what you will need to do to prepare for the procedure. Being informed about the surgery and recovery process are key to achieving good facelift results. Here are some basics on preparing for a facelift and the recovery process. Preparing for your Facelift […]

Which Kind of Facelift Should You Choose?

If you’re considering a facelift, you may be surprised to learn that there are many types of facelift with varying techniques. Not every candidate is suited to every type of facelift, and it’s important to choose the technique that best meets your goals and suits the aging signs you want to address. Here, we’ve outlined […]

Different Types of Facelifts and What to Know About Them

The facelift is the gold standard when it comes to facial rejuvenation. However, it sometimes comes as a surprise to learn that there is more than one type of facelift to choose from. Each offers benefits and can be customized to your needs and goals, so here’s what to know about choosing the right type […]