Presentation on theme: "Surgical Cosmetic Procedures Integumentary System."— Presentation transcript:
Surgical Cosmetic Procedures Integumentary System
Dermabrasion Definition Improves facial scarring Why done Embarrassment What is done Freeze skin and sand face using a brush
Fat Transplantation Definition Transfer of fat to face Why done Correct skin defects (e.g. Wrinkles) What is done Take fat from a donor site & re-inject into the recipient site
Malar Augmentation Definition Cheek implants Why done To give a flat face definition What is done A triangle shaped silicone implant is inserted through a small incision made under the eyes
Rhytidectomy Definition Face-Lift Why done To fix saggy skin What is done Incisions are made along the hair-line, loosen skin, tighten skin, & stitch. Cut off excess hanging.
Rhinoplasty Definition Nose job by re-shaping or re-arranging cartilage or bone Why done Cosmetic to improve look of the nose What is done Chisel is used to chip away excess cartilage or bone and allows for re-shaping
Facial Liposuction Definition Removal of fat from face Why done Get rid of double chins, saggy skin, etc. What is done Small incision is made and fat is sucked out
Mentoplasty Definition Chin augmentation Why done To alter contours of face, or add size to a receding chin. What is done Incision made through mouth, chin implant is inserted, stitch patient back up
Can you think of any more? Give examples and what they are used for.