What is the Right Age for a Facelift?

Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery
for NYC, Manhattan & Worldwide


There is no “right” or “best” age at which to undergo a facelift.

Your personal consultation with a board-certified NYC plastic surgeon at JUVA Skin & Laser Center will determine if a facelift is the right choice for your individual condition and aesthetic goals. Your candidacy for a facelift depends less on age and more on your unique physical indications.

Although many patients consider facelifts in their mid to late 40s, it’s important to note that every person ages differently. Some people may experience neck lines, jowls and other facial skin sagging by their late 30s, while others might maintain skin tone into their late 40s or early 50s.

Patients who are concerned about the appearance of facial aging but who are not candidates for a full facelift may benefit from another treatment. Other procedures designed to restore youthful skin tone to your face include:

We also offer a wide range of dermal fillers that can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face. These injectable treatments include:

If you would like to learn if you’re a candidate for a facelift or other facial treatment in the New York City area, please contact JUVA Skin & Laser Center or call 212-688-5882 to schedule your personal consultation with one of our board-certified doctors.