Choose Tampa Surgical Arts for a Neck Lift That Will Unleash Your Beauty

Neck LiftDid you know that the neck is the place where we first begin to show signs of aging? It’s an often overlooked part of the visible aging process, as most people are concerned about wrinkles and lines on their face before they consider a sagging jawline. Truthfully, a neck lift is one of the best ways to improve the visible signs of aging, and it’s a procedure that can be expertly completed by Dr. Manik S. Bedi at Tampa Surgical Arts.

What Is a Neck Lift?

There are many different ways that the neck shows visible signs of aging. For example, excess fat or loose skin can result in jowls. Vertical bands and horizontal creases can also emerge, creating unwelcome contours in the neck. A neck lift is typically the best option to eliminate these signs of aging. The procedure involves removing any excess fat and tightening the skin by pulling it up and back. All incisions are made behind the ears, so they are easily hidden from view.

How Is a Neck Lift Performed?

A typical neck lift involves:

  • An incision being made, starting at the hairline and continuing down around the ear, ending right behind the ear
  • Fat from the neck and jowls being redistributed and sculpted into a more pleasing aesthetic
  • Tissue underneath the neck being repositioned and tightened to improve the contours of the neck
  • Trimming off any excess skin
  • Closing the incision with sutures or skin adhesives

What Are the Benefits of a Neck Lift?

One of the main benefits of a neck lift is that it refines the contours of the neck, eliminating excess skin and reducing the appearance of jowls or a turkey neck. Other benefits include:

  • Lessening the appearance of platysmal bands
  • Minimizing fine lines and wrinkles
  • Tightening underlying muscles
  • Providing natural-looking results that can last for a long time

What Are the Treatment Considerations for a Neck Lift?

Neck LiftThe best candidates for this procedure are individuals who have a strong bone structure and skin elasticity. It’s most appropriate for patients aged 40 to 60, although older patients have seen results with neck lifts.

Since a neck lift requires anesthesia, the patient should also be in good physical health and be able to undergo a procedure such as this.

When you come to Tampa Surgical Arts for a neck lift consultation, Dr. Bedi will discuss your aesthetic goals to understand what you’re looking to achieve from this procedure. From there, he can decide the approach that will best meet your needs, whether that involves a traditional neck lift, a limited incision neck lift, or a neck lift with chin liposuction.

What Should I Expect Pre- and Post-Neck Lift?

When you consult with Dr. Bedi about a neck lift procedure, you’ll be given instructions on what to do beforehand to prepare. Often, we ask that patients avoid over-the-counter medication, alcohol, and smoking, as these can interfere with the surgery and recovery process.

After the surgery, you’ll be bandaged under your chin and an elastic garment will be wrapped around your head. While the bandage can be removed the next day, the garment should continue to be worn at night for at least two weeks. You’ll experience swelling, bruising, and discomfort, and should expect to spend at least a week out of work. All of these symptoms should disappear within 10 days, usually sooner. If you were sutured, you’ll return to Tampa Surgical Arts in a week to have the sutures removed.

Neck Lift Procedures at Tampa Surgical Arts

If you want to learn more about the neck lift procedures performed by Dr. Bedi at Tampa Surgical Arts, schedule a consult at our clinic in Tampa Bay, FL, today. We always exercise discretion and serve clients throughout the Tampa Bay area.

SKIN TYPE

We operate on all skin types.

A little over 10% of the US population has a darker skin type.

Similarly, you will notice that about 10% of our clients have a darker skin type.

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Procedure: Revision HD Liposculpture 360 (Internal/External RF)⚡️

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TRADITIONAL AWAKE VS 4D ASLEEP

Most experienced body sculpting/BBL surgeons do the procedure while you are asleep.

Traditional liposuction (no sculpting) is done awake at other facilities.

Correcting irregularities from awake lipo are extremely challenging, and most surgeons refuse these cases.

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POSITIVITY

Your biggest competitor stares at you in the mirror every morning.

You vs you.

Block out the noise/haters.

I am honored to be a part of this clients journey!

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES how to have a positive mindset.

Procedure: HD Liposculpture (Internal/External RF) + Chest/Deltoid Contouring⚡️🍑

Starting Foundation: 6`0", 220 lbs, BMI: 29.8
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SCULPTING

Body contouring IS the synergy of natural sculpting plus a healthy lifestyle.

Body contouring is NOT having obvious entry points / scars and living an unhealthy lifestyle.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES what body sculpting can do for you.

Procedure: Ab Fine Tuning + Round 2 BBL⚡️🍑

Starting Foundation: 5`6", 170 lbs, BMI: 27.4
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WHERE ARE YOUR ENTRY POINTS?

"Exactly."

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Procedure: Ab Fine Tuning + Round 2 BBL⚡️🍑

Starting Foundation: 5`2", 153 lbs, BMI: 28.1
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ASYMMETRY

Fat transfer to the breasts is a great option for those who want to achieve more symmetry in their breasts.

The breasts will never be identical, and we can achieve a nice subtle change to the cleavage and upper pole with fat transfer.

If you want to go up more than 1 cup size and/or have laxity; a breast implant with a possible lift is your best option.

This beautiful client had asymmetrical breasts and shoulders at different levels, which makes the case even more challenging.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES how fat transfer can achieve a natural appearance of the breasts.

Procedure: HD Liposculpture 360 plus fat transfer to breasts (asymmetry correction) and BBL ⚡️🍈🍑

Starting Foundation: 5`4", 160 lbs, BMI: 27.5
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BELLY BUTTON AESTHETIC

One of the biggest giveaways that someone has had body work done is the belly button.

If it looks scrunched, torqued, or does not match the rest of the body; it might indicate a procedure was done.

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SOFT VS HARD

Fat transfer to the buttocks can make the buttocks firm for the first weeks while the body is healing; this is normal.

Eventually, the buttocks will get soft and have a natural look and feel.

Some will say, "Why does the butt look hard?"

A couple of issues:
1. "Hardness" is typically a tactile sensation, not a visual sensation.

2. Unless the client is actively making their butt shake/ jiggle/ bounce, the buttocks won`t move if they are turning slowly during a video.

Buttocks implants can sometimes feel hard; in skilled hands with a composite fat graft, the butt should have a natural feel.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES how fat transfer can achieve a natural appearance of the buttocks.

Procedure: 4D Ab Fine Tuning (Internal/External RF) and BBL tune-up⚡️🍑

Starting Foundation: 5`2", 157 lbs, BMI: 28.7
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BRUISING / RED SPOTS

It is normal to have bruising and redness after any procedure.

This is an interesting topic and there are two common responses:

1. "Wow! So much bruising and red. It must hurt! 😭"

2. "Why isn`t there any bruising?! The surgeon wasn`t aggressive enough! 😡"

Just as most things in life; it is impossible to please everyone.

What I can do is educate.

This beautiful client is having a typical post-op course and is about 6 weeks out.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES what bruising / redness is normal post-op.

Procedure: 4D SVELTE abs (utilizing internal + external RF) and BBL ⚡️🍑

Starting Foundation: 5`3", 126 lbs, BMI: 22.3
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FAT TRANSFER TO BREASTS

Yes, we do fat transfer to the breasts.

The best candidate is someone with no laxity (no loose skin/stretch marks) and who wants natural perkiness.

Fat transfer is best for those who want an increase of about 1-1.5 cup size; any more is best done with an implant.

This beautiful client had uneven breasts and tight skin.

She wanted a natural and balanced look.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES if you are a candidate for fat transfer to the breasts.

Procedure: 4D Liposculpture with PAH correction (utilizing internal + external RF) and Fat Transfer to Breasts⚡️🫒

Starting Foundation: 5`4", 160 lbs, BMI: 27.5
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FAJAS AND RECOVERY TIMELINE

Body sculpting is a journey and we recommend our clients start researching their surgeon months in advance.

Fajas are one of the many parts of your healing phase.

Those who are committed to the process will have the best outcomes.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES how long you have to wear your compression garments (fajas).
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HIP SLAYER

The most challenging area to add volume is the hips/laterals.

The skin can be extremely tight in this area and this means less fat uptake.

This beautiful client previously had a tummy tuck and lipo by another provider; she came to see me for a revision and fat transfer to her hips.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES if they understand how to build hips.

Procedure: Revision 4D Liposculpture 360 after TT + BBL ⚡️🍑

Starting Foundation: 5`0", 125 lbs, BMI: 24.4
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SCULPTING FOR MEN

Body contouring can be a confidence booster for men who want a more balanced waist.

Body sculpting is a starting point and the work that you put in afterwards will take the results to the next level.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES if they do body sculpting for men.

Procedure: Liposculpture 360 + chest/deltoid contouring

Starting Foundation: 6`0", 220 lbs, BMI: 29.8
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RESULTS BASED APPROACH

Our surgery center focuses on a luxury experience and results based outcomes.

I am blessed to be invited to Miami and discuss how we do things differently at Tampa Surgical Arts.

Stay tuned for new changes that focus on: client care, safety, and a boutique experience!

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES if they are results driven.
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CORRECTIVE CASES

A corrective case is one that involves reducing irregularities from a previous procedure.

Most of the procedures we do are revisions, meaning the primary surgery was done by another provider.

In the procedure detail, at the end of the caption, you will get most of the information that you need about the case.

This beautiful client came to see us for a revision after having lipo elsewhere.

Her results are a perfect example of how maintaining a healthy lifestyle will get you next level results!

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES if they do corrective cases.

Procedure: Revision 4D Liposculpture 360⚡️

Starting Foundation: 5`10", 190 lbs, BMI: 27.3
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ULTRASOUND GUIDED BBL

Using an ultrasound helps the surgeon see important structures during fat transfer and is a tool that can increase client safety.

There are no major downsides to using an ultrasound.

There is an added cost to the facility and a slight learning curve to using an ultrasound.

Some surgeons do not use ultrasound and obtain great results, which is fine for them.

Most experienced BBL surgeons would agree that ultrasound definitely adds safety and certainly does not cause harm.

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The key 🔑 is to make sure your entire surgery team COMMUNICATES if they perform ultrasound guided fat transfer to the buttocks.
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