Achieve Your Ideal Neck Contour

At The Warner Institute in Northfield, we specialize in neck lift procedures. Our commitment to enhancing your natural beauty and confidence is reflected in the exceptional results we provide. If you're in the Chicago area and considering a neck lift, Dr. Jeremy Warner and his expert team are your trusted experts in guiding you on your journey to achieving the ideal neck contour.

What Is A Neck Lift?

A neck lift is a surgical procedure designed to rejuvenate the appearance of the neck. This transformative intervention addresses common concerns such as sagging skin, excess fat, and muscle banding to create a more youthful and smoother contour in the neck region. By precisely addressing these aesthetic issues, a neck lift can effectively reverse signs of aging and restore a more defined and graceful neck profile. Our patented SWIFT® Lift is a deep plane necklift performed in the office.

The Benefits of a Neck Lift

A neck lift offers a range of benefits, including:

Enhanced Neck Contour:

A neck lift can restore a defined, youthful neck profile, eliminating sagging or excess skin and fat.

Improved Jawline:

It helps tighten the jawline for a more sculpted appearance.

Increased Confidence:

Achieving a rejuvenated neck leads to improved self-esteem and confidence.

Lasting Results:

The outcomes of a neck lift are long-lasting, providing enduring improvements.

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Is A Neck Lift Right For Me?

A neck lift can be the ideal solution for individuals experiencing concerns such as sagging skin, excess fat, or muscle laxity in the neck area, resulting in an aged or less-defined appearance. If you are bothered by these signs of aging, a neck lift may suit you. It's essential to schedule a consultation with The Warner Institute so we can discuss your specific concerns and explore the best approach for achieving your aesthetic goals.

The Neck Lift Procedure – What To Expect

At the Warner Institute, our necklift procedures are performed under local anesthesia – The SWIFT® Lift. This procedure can be performed under general anesthesia in our surgery center upon patient preference. The process begins with incisions strategically placed either behind your ears or under the chin, which are carefully concealed within the natural contours of your skin. These incisions allow us to access the underlying structures of your neck. We then remove excess fat, tighten or reposition neck muscles, and trim surplus skin. The precise techniques used will depend on your specific needs. 

This surgery generally takes about two hours, but the duration may vary based on the extent of the procedure. While you may experience some discomfort during recovery, we aim to minimize any pain, and you'll receive proper post-operative care instructions to aid in a smooth and comfortable recovery. The simple science behind the neck lift lies in addressing the multiple factors contributing to neck aging, including fat deposits, muscle laxity, and skin elasticity, to achieve a more youthful and refined neck contour.

The Anterior Neck Lift

As part of the neck lift procedure, we also offer a specialized approach known as the 'anterior neck lift.' The anterior neck lift is a specialized component of the neck lift procedure designed to enhance the front profile of the neck and jawline. This technique focuses on addressing specific concerns related to the anterior (front) region of the neck. By targeting this area, we can achieve a more comprehensive rejuvenation, creating a smoother and more youthful appearance.

The key benefits of the anterior neck lift include:

  • Enhancing the definition of the jawline, resulting in a more sculpted and youthful appearance.
  • Minimizing or eliminating prominent neck bands or muscle cords that may develop with age.
  • Tightening sagging or loose skin on the front of the neck to provide a more youthful and refined contour.

We will assess your specific concerns and goals during your consultation. If issues in the anterior neck region are prominent, the anterior neck lift may be recommended as part of your comprehensive neck rejuvenation plan. Our expertise ensures that the technique is tailored to your unique needs, providing natural-looking results that enhance your overall facial appearance. To learn more about the anterior neck lift and how it can complement your neck lift procedure, schedule a consultation with The Warner Institute today.

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Why Choose The Warner Institute?

At The Warner Institute, we are committed to helping you achieve your aesthetic goals. Our extensive experience performing neck lifts and dedication to personalized care ensures your experience is as comfortable and satisfying as possible. Dr. Warner, a leading expert in facial plastic surgery, brings a wealth of knowledge to his practice as he leads a dedicated team with a patient-centric approach. As one of the elite few practitioners in the United States with a facial plastic surgery fellowship, Dr. Warner offers unparalleled expertise. If you’d like to experience the revitalizing benefits of a neck lift, schedule a consultation with us at our Northfield practice today.

Neck Lift Recovery

Following your neck lift, you may experience some swelling and bruising, a standard part of the recovery process. We will provide instructions to manage any discomfort and promote healing. Most patients can return to work and light activities within two weeks, but you should avoid strenuous exercises for a bit longer. You'll have several follow-up appointments with us to monitor your progress, ensuring that your healing is progressing as expected. The goal is to reveal a rejuvenated neck contour that enhances your overall appearance. While you'll begin noticing initial results in the weeks following the procedure, the total refinement of your neck will develop gradually over the subsequent months as swelling subsides and the neck settles into its final, sculpted form. Keep in mind that individual recovery experiences may vary, and it's essential to adhere to your post-operative care plan for optimal results. A consultation with us is the best way to determine if a neck lift suits your specific needs and goals.

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