Closing and Dressing the Wounds in Endoscopic Browlift

  • Robert G. Fante


As with any wound under tension, layered closure will provide better scar appearance. It is easy to place several buried interrupted dermal absorbable sutures (e.g., 4-0 or 5-0 Monocryl, Vicryl) at each of the incisions prior to placement of skin staples. For highly visible incisions in men with male pattern baldness, consider meticulous skin closure with 5-0 or 6-0 polypropylene instead of staples.


Warm Saline Typical Compression Layered Closure Skin Laxity Entire Case 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert G. Fante
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  1. 1.Departments of Ophthalmology and OtolaryngologyUniversity of ColoradoDenverUSA

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