A large, prominent forehead can be a cause of low self-esteem for many.
Many people cut their hair with bangs, or so that pieces sweep over their forehead, in order to hide it from view and make it seem smaller.
Those who stress over the size of their forehead or worry about the placement of their hairline luckily don’t have to live with it.
In Torrance, hair restoration is an option for hairline lowering.
Read more to find out how this works.
The Ins and Outs of Hairline Lowering
Hairline lowering is also called scalp advancement or forehead reduction surgery. During the procedure, the patient’s hairline is advanced forward a certain distance. In order to achieve this, a small area of forehead skin is adjusted.
Hairline lowering is an outpatient procedure using light anesthesia.
Recovery usually takes about a week, and the desired end result is usually achieved within 3-6 weeks. The surgery is performed so that hair will grow out and hide the scar, so no visible signs of the procedure will be left over when all is said and done.
Who Makes a Good Candidate for Hairline Lowering?
The best candidates for this procedure have skin laxity in sufficient quantities along their scalp. This means the skin is looser, which allows the surgeon to […]