I had a facelift 1 week ago, and now the stitches are dissolving but the skin is not totally held together. Should I be concerned?
Occasionally, after a facelift there can be some slight separation of
skin edges, and it sounds like your plastic surgeon's recommendation to
keep these areas clean and moist with antibiotic ointment is
Do keep in close contact with your plastic surgeon so that he/she may
evaluate you and make sure that you go on to heal as quickly as
Likely, within a couple weeks these areas will be healed.