The S-lift facelift featuring the U-suture and O-suture combined with skin resurfacing.

@article{Fulton2001TheSF,
  title={The S-lift facelift featuring the U-suture and O-suture combined with skin resurfacing.},
  author={James E. Fulton and Ziya Saylan and Peter Helton and A David Rahimi and Mehdi Golshani},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  year={2001},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={18-22}
}
BACKGROUND A short-flap S-lift may be helpful for minor jowling or submental laxity in cases of early facial ptosis, revision facelifts, or where skin resurfacing is combined with neck lifting. OBJECTIVE To develop a safe and effective method to lift the jowl either as a single procedure or combined with other rejuvenation methods. METHODS After the induction of monitored anesthesia care the skin resurfacing is completed, if necessary, and the submental and lateral S-lift incisions are… CONTINUE READING