Facelift (Rhytidectomy) in Istanbul, Turkey

Rhytidectomy or Facelift  in Istanbul is a surgical procedure that counteracts signs of aging. Facelift procedure in Istanbul tightens muscles, removes fat, and trims excess skin. As a result, Rhytidectomy in Istanbul provides a fresher and youthful appearance.

Most importantly, after the Facelift surgery in Istanbul, some patients look 10 to 15 years younger.

Best Surgery Turkey surgeons at our clinics in Istanbul use common Facelift techniques below:

Traditional Facelift in Istanbul

Also known as the “full facelift”, Traditional Facelift in Istanbul is for rejuvenating the face, cheeks, and neck. Traditional Facelift procedure in Istanbul includes fat sculpting, lifting and repositioning of muscles and deeper tissues, and skin trimming and redraping.

Limited-incision Facelift in Istanbul

Surgeons use Limited-incision Facelift method in Istanbul for limited revitalization around the eyes and mouth, including smile lines and other deep creases.

Neck Lift in Istanbul

A neck lift in Istanbul concentrates on cheeks, loose skin on the neck, and fat under the chin.

Lipofilling with Aqualift in Istanbul

Autologous Fat Transfer or Lipofilling with Aqualift in Istanbul, is a minimally invasive facelift, using the ‘Body-Jet’ device. During Lipofilling with Aqualift procedure our surgeons at our clinics in Istanbul transfer high quality body fat into the face using Body-Jet equipment.

Above all, patients can notice the positive effects immediately after Lipofilling with Aqualift procedure in Istanbul. These positive results are such as smoothing the smile lines, lifting and tightening the chin line.

Therefore, the results are a more fresh and vivid facial expression and a totally natural looking face.

In addition, our surgeons can combine facelift surgery in Istanbul with various treatments to enhance the effects such as:

  • Eyelid surgery for a fresh appearance of in eyes and  an overall youthful aesthetic to the face.
  • Facial fillers for restoring volume to the face.
  • Anti-aging injections for raising and changing the shape of the eyebrows

Furthermore, we work with the best plastic and reconstructive surgeons who perform Facelift procedure at our state-of-the-art clinics and technologically advanced JCI accredited hospitals in Istanbul.

Advantages of Facelift (Rhytidectomy) in Istanbul

    • Midface sagging
    • Deep creases between the nose and mouth (nasolabial folds)
    • Jowls due to loss of muscle tone
    • Sagging areas of fat
    • Loose skin and fat under the chin and jaw


    Facelift procedure in Istanbul is typically an outpatient procedure and performed under sedation or general anesthesia.

    Although, you may experience swelling, numbness, bruising, and a feeling of tightness or tension in the face and neck. Most of these usually resolve within 3 to 6 weeks.

    Furthermore, sensation typically returns to normal within a few months.  Many patients return to work by the second week.

Facelift (Rhytidectomy) Cost in Istanbul

    Facelift surgery cost in Istanbul, Turkey is highly cost-effective when compared to other countries. That’s why many patients prefer Istanbul for their plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures.

    Rhytidectomy cost in Istanbul, Turkey depends on various factors such as:

    • The experience and expertise of the surgeon,
    • The simplicity or complexity of the procedure
    • Hospitalization time
    • The patient’s age and aesthetic requirements
    • Clinic or hospital chosen for the procedure