face lifting definition

  • noun:
    • a renovation that gets better the outward look (at the time of a building) but generally doesn't include major changes
    • plastic surgery to get rid of lines and wrinkles as well as other signs and symptoms of aging from your face; a cut is manufactured close to the hair line and skin is pulled as well as excess structure is excised
    • a renovation that improves the outward appearance (by a building) but often cannot involve major modifications
    • cosmetic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of the aging process from your own face; a cut is made near the hair line and epidermis is taken as well as excess muscle is excised

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