The Direct Browlift: Focus on the Tail

  • John B. Holds


Described by Passot in 1919, the direct browlift is often reviled as a cosmetically unacceptable or inappropriate procedure. Nonetheless, this procedure may be employed alone or as an adjunct to blepharoplasty surgery with excellent functional and cosmetic results. The direct browlift provides the most predictable and effective (on a millimeter-for-millimeter basis) lift available.


Cosmetic Result Cosmetic Procedure Deep Dermis Temporal Fossa Vertical Mattress 


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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  • John B. Holds
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  1. 1.Departments of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgerySaint Louis UniversitySt. LouisUSA

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