face lift


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Noun1.face lift - plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your faceface lift - plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised; "some actresses have more than one face lift"
nose job, rhinoplasty - cosmetic surgery to improve the appearance of your nose
anaplasty, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery - surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue
2.face lift - a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changesface lift - a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes; "give your home a facelift"; "more than a facelift, the new model marks a fundamental change of direction"
redevelopment, renovation, overhaul - the act of improving by renewing and restoring; "they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property"; "a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed"
Translations

face lift

nlifting m inv; (of façade, building) → ripulita, restauro
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The non surgical facelift using Xeomin and dermal fillers offers the perfect alternative to those who do not wish to undergo traditional face lift surgery.
The Burke Lift features a single style face lift anchor supplied in eight heights to accommodate panel thickness from 5 to 12 inches.
From a 90 Second Eye Lift to a 5 Minute Face Lift, the line rejuvenates the user's skin almost immediately while also providing a host of long-term benefits.
Complications after laser treatment are extremely rare, unlike those following a face lift which may get botched up and result in nerve damage.
Detail from a Five-hour Face Lift (below) was one of 93 paintings exhibited in the Adam Portraiture Exhibition in Wellington, part of Last month's International Arts Festival.
And Babies "R" Us is offering Palmers Face Lift Serum for 9.
Their mother, in a bid to look younger and reinvigorate her acting career, decides to go in for a face lift.
Gourmet retailer Balducci's is getting a major face lift at its new retail locale in the historic New York Savings Bank building, on Eighth Avenue and 14th Street.
Pauline has opted for a nonsurgical face lift and will undergo a five week course of treatment, with two treatments each week.
But it makes me respect Anne Robinson who HAS undergone a face lift and whose husband lay beside her nightly,quietly praying for his wife back instead of the post-face-lift mess that shebecame.
Aston, one of the world's leading plastic surgeons, to undergo extensive face lift surgery in New York.
The image of charter schools as free-form, grassroots alternatives to public schools is getting a face lift, thanks to Oakland Mayor Jerry Brown.