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Non-Surgical Facelift

Non-Surgical Facelift in Atlanta, GA

Are there signs of aging around your face that you’d like to change, but you’re not ready or your schedule doesn’t allow you to undergo surgery? If you can relate to this situation, there are options other than surgery to reduce signs of aging in the face that can help you achieve the aesthetic you desire without having to go under the knife or account for the recovery time. One of the most popular options offered at Discover Radiance with Dr. Carson Huynh is a non-surgical facelift, a plastic surgery procedure that lifts, tightens, and restores youthful contours back to your face.

At Radiance Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine, Dr. Carson Huynh has been recognized as a leader and innovator in facial plastic surgery in the Atlanta, GA area for his incredible skill, advanced techniques, and stunning results. Choosing to undergo a facial plastic surgery procedure is a deeply personal decision, and because the results are front and center, it’s essential to choose the right surgeon.

To learn more about non-surgical facelift and how it could benefit you, contact Radiance Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine to schedule your personalized consultation with Dr. Huynh. We proudly serve our community in Atlanta and the neighboring communities of Sandy Springs, Buckhead, Dunwoody, Alpharetta, Kennesaw, Roswell, Johns Creek, Duluth, Lawrenceville, Suwanee, Marietta, Brookhaven, and Cumming, Georgia.

What Is a Non-Surgical Facelift?

A non-surgical facelift is a non-invasive alternative to its surgical counterpart—minus the downtime. It is most often performed with Botox® and dermal fillers, including Juvédem®, Restylane®, Sculptra®, and Kybella®, to deliver beautiful results and restore youthful facial contours. What’s more, a non-surgical facelift can address age-related loss of facial volume in a way that a surgical procedure isn’t able to.

Advantages of a Non-Surgical Facelift

  • No downtime
  • No anesthesia
  • No sutures or scarring
  • Safe and effective
  • Addresses the loss of facial volume
  • Addresses wrinkles, folds, creases, and fine lines
  • Creates facial symmetry
  • Can create a more feminine jawline
  • Can recontour and rejuvenate the jawline

Why Choose Discover Radiance for Your Non-Invasive Facelift?

At Discover Radiance, we strive to provide excellent care to every patient and treat them with the utmost professionalism and respect. We value their time by listening intently to their concerns and allowing plenty of space for a conversation. We understand that our patients are making a life changing decision and consider it an honor that they’re placing their trust in us.


Patients choose Dr. Carson Huyhn for his experiences as an expert injector of both dermal fillers and Botox®. He has treated hundreds of patients for both on- and off-label indications. Currently, he is one of the most sought-after injectable practitioners in the Atlanta area.

Discover Your Radiance

Every person wants to look in the mirror and see that the person looking back at them is their true self: stunning, healthy, and whole. Radiance is the key to showing the world how you see yourself.

At Radiance, Dr. Huynh will support you every step of the way, helping you achieve the most from your radiant transformation. That means faster healing from surgeries and better outcomes.

Beyond Confidence – Empowering people to reach their truest, highest level of self-expression so they can be successful in life.

The Components of a Non-Surgical Facelift

Each non-surgical facelift at Discover Radiance is custom-tailored to meet the individual needs of each patient. A variety of non-invasive techniques are available for addressing signs of aging from fine lines, deep creases, skin laxity, thinning lips, sunken cheeks, large pores, acne scarring, and loss of facial volume. Common components of a non-surgical facelift may include the following treatments.

Dermal fillers are a staple when it comes to non-surgical facelifts. Composed of smooth gel-like substances like hyaluronic acid, they can immediately restore volume along the cheeks, temples, lips, and even the delicate skin underneath the eyes. As they plump sunken areas, dark shadows are also eliminated, creating a radiant, youthful vibrancy. Dermal fillers offered at Discover Radiance include Restylane®, Juvéderm® Volbella, and more. During your consultation, Dr. Huynh will help you determine which filler will best help you to reach your ideal non-surgical facelift results.

Another important piece of the non-surgical facelift puzzle is Botox® known around the world for its amazing abilities to reduce the appearance of heavy wrinkles and fine lines in many areas of the face. Often used to smooth forehead wrinkles, frown lines, and crow’s feet, Botox® works wonders on even the most dynamic wrinkles. By temporarily relaxing the targeted muscles, Botox® can smooth lines associated with repetitive expressions.

To help shape and eliminate excess submental fat in the way that a traditional facelift would, Dr. Huynh will use Kybella®. Kybella® is the first prescription drug for double chin removal. With a few quick injections, Kybella® can eliminate stubborn submental fullness, also known as a double chin, and give you a sleeker, more alluring jawline. With Kybella®, patients can achieve their ultimate non-surgical facelift results without having to resort to liposuction, and Kybella® results are completely permanent.

PDO thread lift is a non-surgical procedure that is ideal for patients who do not want to undergo major surgery. Facial skin is lifted and tightened using polydioxanone (PDO) threads that are anchored and inserted into different layers of the skin using small needles, instantly lifting and tightening sagging skin. PDO threads can also stimulate collagen production and cellular renewal, improving your skin’s texture for lasting results.

Who Are the Best Candidates for Atlanta Non-Surgical Facelift?

If you are planning on having a non-surgical facelift, it’s important that you are physically healthy and that you are currently not taking any medication that might affect how you bleed or bruise. It’s important that before you undergo any elective procedure you first speak with your primary care physician to ensure that you are in both the right mental and physical state for a procedure.

During your consultation with Dr. Huynh, you will once again discuss your medical history so that he can determine if you are a good candidate for a non-invasive facelift. He also offers his patients the opportunity to ask any questions surrounding their procedure. Finally, Dr. Huynh can help you decide which dermal fillers are the best option for you and the areas of the face you want treated.

Non-Surgical Facelift Procedure Details

Dr. Huynh is dedicated to his patients’ results. His expertise allows him to customize non-surgical procedures to address each patients’ individual needs. While each procedure will vary, there are some general steps you can expect.

First, you’ll be greeted by our friendly staff at check in. Dr. Huynh will evaluate you and ensure you are relaxed and comfortable before beginning your non-surgical facelift procedure.

A typical Botox® or dermal filler treatment typically takes anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes to complete. Most patients report only minimal discomfort, but a topical anesthetic can be applied if needed.

For laser skin resurfacing procedures, they typically take around 30 minutes to complete. However, the treatment time varies depending on each patient’s needs and goals. A numbing cream may be applied to ensure the procedure is as comfortable as possible. Many patients report a warming sensation that is comparable to a sunburn.

Typically, a thread lift takes approximately 45 minutes and is performed under local anesthesia. Dr. Huynh will use a thin needle to insert the threads into the skin and gently pull the loose skin into a tighter position. Some patients experience mild soreness and swelling for a few days following this procedure.

As with all procedures, it is essential to thoroughly follow all of Dr. Huynh’s post-operative instructions regarding physical activities, cleansing, and sun exposure to ensure optimal results from your non-surgical facelift in Atlanta.

Radiantly, Beautiful Results

Get Ready to Reclaim Your Youthful Appearance!

Smoother, younger looking skin is waiting for you at Discover Radiance in Atlanta, GA. Contact Dr. Carson Huynh by calling (678) 412-0311 or completing our online form to schedule your consultation today!

Non-Surgical Facelift FAQS

A liquid facelift is an alternative facial rejuvenation treatment to a surgical facelift for those who are not quite mentally or financially ready to go under the knife. This treatment is done by injection with dermal fillers to restore facial volume loss and provide some degree of lifting and support to the skin. Additional treatment with Botox or Dysport can further enhance results after a liquid facelift.

The results of a non-surgical facelift can vary depending on the degree of severity of facial aging. A liquid facelift is typically best for those in their 30s to 40s who have early to moderate facial aging. However, even those with more advanced facial aging can also benefit from volume restoration and rejuvenating effects of liquid facelift treatment. For best results, Dr. Huynh recommends a combination of non-surgical treatments with fillers to restore loss of volume and PDO threads to provide maximal lifting of the skin.

The cost of a liquid facelift can vary depending on the amount of filler needed for the correction of facial volume loss and aging. To achieve the best results, multiple syringes of fillers are needed to restore volume loss and provide lifting of the skin in key areas such as the cheeks, under eyes, temples, nasolabial folds, lips, and jawline. A thorough examination and consultation are needed to determine the key areas of correction needed for your face. A liquid facelift costs less than a traditional surgical facelift with shorter social downtime.

The best non-surgical facelift results can be achieved by using dermal fillers to restore facial volume loss in key areas and combining with PDO threads to lift the skin along the cheeks and jawline. 

A liquid facelift can last one and a half to two years. Minor touch up and maintenance treatments can help to maximize results.

Which liquid facelift is the most effective for jowls and neck rejuvenation? Although a surgical facelift and neck lifts are still the gold standards for treatments of heavy jowls and neck laxity, a liquid facelift and PDO thread lift can be effective for the treatment of jowling and neck rejuvenation. A Facetite treatment is also effective for skin tightening of the neck and jawline.

Dr. Huynh recommends hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers for most patients for a liquid facelift as they have the highest safety profiles and they are also dissolvable. At Radiance, Dr. Huynh offers a wide range of HA filler products from Allergan (Juvederm, Voluma, Vollure, Volbella) and Galderma (Restylane, Contour, Lyft, Kysse). Dr. Huynh also offers Sculptra, a non-HA filler product that works by stimulating your own body to produce collagen, and results can last up to 3 to 4 years.

A liquid facelift works by restoring volume loss, and a laser treatment works by resurfacing the skin. A combination of both treatments can provide the best result in non-surgical facial rejuvenation.

The best candidates for a liquid facelift are those with early to moderate volume loss and good skin tone. Generally, these are patients in their 30s to 40s and those who are not quite ready to commit to a surgical facelift treatment, with a longer recovery period and higher cost.

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