The Menopause Makeover

Empowering Women to Look as Young as They Feel

The “Mommy Makeover” is well-known for helping women reclaim their pre-pregnancy bodies, but now there’s a new trend addressing another significant phase in a woman’s life: menopause. This period of rapid hormonal change can profoundly impact your appearance, often making you look older than you feel. 

The new approach to celebrating a women’s body at every stage in her life through the lens of plastic surgery is the “Menopause Makeover.” This transformational series of surgical and non-surgical procedures is aimed at restoring a youthful appearance and boosting confidence, empowering you to feel great at any stage in life. 

The Impact of Menopause on Appearance 

Menopause marks a significant shift in your hormonal balance, particularly with a steep decline in estrogen levels. This hormonal upheaval can lead to noticeable changes in your skin and facial structure, including loss of skin elasticity, increased facial sagging, and changes in the distribution of facial fat. These changes can be distressing, especially if you have taken great care of your appearance over the years.

Many women experiencing menopause were in their twenties and thirties when cosmetic treatments like Botox and fillers first became popular, maintaining their youthful looks through these non-invasive treatments. Now, the dramatic hormonal shift of menopause can accelerate aging in ways that Botox and fillers cannot fully address. 

Understanding the Menopause Makeover

The Menopause Makeover is a customizable set of both surgical and non-invasive procedures designed to combat the specific changes brought on by menopause. Unlike the traditional facelift, which is often associated with older women seeking a significant transformation, the Menopause Makeover focuses on subtle enhancements that maintain a natural look. The goal is not to erase all signs of aging but to harmonize your outward appearance with your inner vitality. 

Popular Procedures in the Menopause Makeover 

  • Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery): This procedure addresses drooping upper eyelids and puffy bags below the eyes, creating a more alert and youthful appearance by removing excess skin and fat. 
  • Mini Facelift: Also known as a “babylift,” this less invasive procedure targets the lower face and jawline, tightening the skin and underlying tissues for a refreshed look without drastic changes. 
  • Chin Implants and Jawline Contouring: This procedure restores definition to a weaker chin and sagging jawline, often combined with liposuction to remove excess fat and tighten the skin. 
  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Surgery): Refines the shape of the nose, ensuring it remains proportional and aesthetically pleasing as cartilage weakens and skin loses elasticity. 
  • Earlobe Lift: Restores a more youthful contour to elongated and misshapen earlobes, significantly enhancing your overall appearance. 

The Benefits of a Menopause Makeover

The Menopause Makeover is not just about aesthetics; it’s about aligning your appearance with your inner sense of vitality and confidence. Here are some key benefits:

  • Enhanced Self-Esteem: Many women report feeling more confident and vibrant after their procedures, feeling more aligned with their self-image as they continue to lead active, fulfilling lives.
  • Natural-Looking Results: The procedures involved aim for subtle, natural enhancements, making you look refreshed, not radically different.
  • Long-Term Solutions: While non-invasive treatments like fillers offer temporary improvements, surgical procedures provide more lasting results, potentially reducing the need for frequent maintenance.

The Psychological Impact of Looking as Good as You Feel

As you juggle demanding careers, family responsibilities, and social lives, looking in the mirror and seeing a face that reflects how you feel inside can be incredibly empowering. It can enhance your personal and professional interactions, contributing to an elevated overall well-being.

The goal of the Menopause Makeover at the Plastic Surgery Group of Memphis is to help you look healthier and refreshed, a sentiment echoed by many women seeking these procedures.

Choosing the Right Surgeon

Selecting a qualified and experienced plastic surgeon is crucial for a safe procedure and achieving the desired results from a Menopause Makeover. Look for board-certified surgeons with a track record of performing these specific procedures, like the team at the Plastic Surgery Group of Memphis.

When seeking a Menopause Makeover with a board-certified plastic surgeon at the Plastic Surgery Group of Memphis, you can expect a high level of expertise, safety, and personalized care tailored to address the aesthetic concerns commonly associated with menopause, such as changes in skin elasticity, body contour, and facial volume. During the consultation, the surgeon will conduct a thorough evaluation, discuss your goals, and design a customized treatment plan that may include procedures like facelifts, liposuction, and body lifts.

To ensure the best consultation experience, prepare by researching the procedure, compiling a list of questions and concerns, and providing a detailed medical history, including any hormonal treatments or menopausal symptoms. Bringing photos of desired outcomes and having realistic expectations will also help the surgeon craft a plan that aligns with your vision and health status.

Begin your Menopause Makeover and call 901-761-9030 to book your consultation today.