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Hairline Advancement

Atlanta Surgical Arts offers hairline advancement to individuals living throughout the Atlanta area, including residents of Sandy Springs, Buckhead, Dunwoody, Alpharetta, Roswell, Johns Creek, Lawrenceville, Suwanee, Marietta, and Brookhaven, GA.  We have also treated many patients from other states outside of Georgia.

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Hairline Reduction

What is a Hairline Advancement in Atlanta?

Hairline advancement shortens, narrows, and corrects the shape of the forehead by repositioning the hairline to a more desirable location and contour. Unlike a traditional hair transplant, hairline advancement surgery does not leave scars at a donor site, does not have an unnaturally thick or stiff look from using hair collected on the back of the head, and has a shorter growth period.

Hairline Advancement Procedure

At Atlanta Surgical Arts, Dr. C. Carson Huynh is proud to offer hairline advancement to patients who are dissatisfied with the appearance of their forehead and hairline.  This procedure can often be combined with a forehead and brow lift procedure for those who have a preexisting long forehead or a receded hair line due to hair loss.

Dr. Huynh will make a wavy incision next the hairline and remove a part of the skin. The remaining forehead skin are then advanced stitched back together, resulting in a more desirable hairline position.  A pressure dressing is placed to provide additional support to promote quicker healing.

Due to the nature of the careful placement of the incision, the scar usually heals very well and is hardly noticeable.

Intravenous sedation or general anesthesia is most commonly used for maximum patient comfort.  Once the surgery is completed, the patient is often allowed to return home the same day. The total recovery time is about 7-10 days.

Hairline Forehead Reduction Benefits

A renewed sense of self-confidence and happiness with one’s physical appearance. A quick procedure, short recovery time, and instant results. A more natural looking hairline and facial shape.

Dr. C. Carson Huynh is one of only a handful of surgeons in the country who holds dual-doctorate degrees in the practices of maxillofacial and facial aesthetic plastic surgery. Understanding that each patient has unique requirements and desires, Dr. Huynh uses his top-tier skills and services to help improve the lives of people from in and around Atlanta and Sandy Springs. Besides performing popular facial procedures such as facelift  and rhinoplasty , Dr. Huynh specializes in performing facial contouring surgery and facial rejuvenation. If you are looking for self-improvement in the form of facial plastic surgery, Asian plastic surgery, Korean plastic surgery, ethnic plastic surgery, maxillofacial surgery, or  facial contouring surgery, then Dr. Huynh and his professional team will accommodate your needs. Please contact us today to schedule your initial consultation!

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