FACIAL PROCEDURES

Botox

What it is: Smoothens forehead and frown lines in addition to "crow's feet." Results may last 6-9 months.

Things to consider: Being a woman, combined with her vast professional background, Dr. Melody Lynd understands the need you may have to improve your natural appearance. As beautiful as we all are, aging gracefully is an important part of our lives. Dr. Lynd can enhance your beauty with the use of Botox.

Surgery Details: Dr. Lynd injects this directly into neuromuscular tissue and the toxin requires 24-72 hours to take effect. In very rare circumstances, some individuals may require as many as five days for the full effect to be observed.

Neck Lift

What it is: Removes and tightens the loose sagging aging skin on the neck taking years away from your appearance.

Things to consider: While you may go to great measures to preserve or improve the appearance of your facial skin, it is equally important to tend to the neck. If your neck appears to have lost its natural elasticity and sags, or if there is excess skin or fat that you wish to remove, there are a number of excellent solutions available that Dr. Lynd can provide.

Surgery Details: Dr. Lynd’s procedures can include: removing excess skin, removing or altering neck muscles, Liposuction to remove excess fat, Botox injections to address problems with fullness or "bands".

Face Lift

What it is: Tightens sagging muscles and removes excess skin refreshing your look.

Things to consider: Your face is a significant part of who you are. Facelift surgery can restore that natural and youthful appearance to your face, helping your personality shine through and allowing you to age more gracefully.

Surgery Details: Dr. Lynd’s methods that may be necessary to achieve the best results include: neck lift, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), liposuction, autologous fat injection, removal of buccal (cheek) fat pad, forehead lift, brow lift, chemical or laser peel, and malar (cheek), submalar or chin implants.

Otoplasty

What it is: Pins back large, protruding ears.

Things to consider: Otoplasty surgery can help both young and old have a newfound gain in self-esteem. With this surgery, Dr. Lynd gives you back the choice of how you want to wear your hair and exuberate confidence.

Surgery Details: During this procedure, Dr. Lynd removes extra cartilage and skin or pins the ears to assist in reshaping.

Blepharoplasty

What it is: Removes excess fat and skin to the upper and/or lower eyelids that may contribute to a "tired" look.

Things to consider: The eyes are the windows to the soul, it's no wonder why individuals want a youthful and attractive frame for them. Dr. Lynd performs a simple, yet effective procedure to restore a youthful look to your eyes.

Surgery Details: This is most often performed under a combination of local anesthesia and oral or intravenous sedation by Dr. Lynd. It’s an outpatient surgery, meaning you will return home the same day.

Rhinoplasty

What it is: Reshapes the nose to enhance the appearance.

Things to consider: Making changes to your face can be a major decision. Whether it's for medical need or aesthetic reasons you should consider a change that is in balance with your other facial features. Consider what your medical needs are and as well as what result will be most natural and appealing.

Surgery Details: Dr. Lynd will administer general anesthesia depending on the extent of the procedure. She usually takes an hour or two, though complicated procedures may take longer. It's usually done on an outpatient basis, for cost containment and convenience.

Anti Aging Laser

What it is: A non-invasive procedure using the Affirm laser to tighten, rejuvenate and refresh your skin. May be used on face, neck, arms and hands. Sun-damage is reversed and skin health is improved.

Things to consider: Restore the bright, supple skin of your youth in mere minutes. Dr. Lynd's anti aging laser shows a number of visible improvements to your skin, including enhanced clarity, smoothness and radiance.

Surgery Details: It’s a non-invasive, non-surgical procedure that delivers instant results with no discomfort or downtime. The procedure is soothing, moisturizing, non-irritating and immediately effective.

Dermal Fillers

What it is: Restylane, Perlane, Juvederm. Rejuvenates facial areas such as naso-labial folds and lips without surgery.

Things to consider: Today, you're involved in improving the way you look at your age rather than trying to make yourself look younger. When it comes to selecting an anti aging treatment that quickly and effectively eliminates wrinkles and fine lines, let Dr. Lynd discuss the process of getting dermal fillers.

Surgery Details: Dermal filler injections take little time and can be performed by Dr. Melody Lynd during one visit. The needles used are very small and discomfort is minimal so the treatment can be done without anesthetics.