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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He had one in his own house, and it was fine to see him as he sat before it, with his long, tremulous hands outstretched to the keys, his noble head thrown back and his sensitive face lifted in the rapture of his music.
The last I saw of him he was pouring out that glorious flood of words--his deformed body, poised on the overthrown chair, his face lifted in rapture to some fantastic heaven of his own making.
She leaned back in the buggy, her thin hands clasped before her, her face lifted rapturously to the white splendor above.
Summary: The UAE's successful bid to host Expo 2020 will have a positive impact on the country and it will also give a face lift to the region.
Darush has had great success using Xeomin in his "non surgical face lift" which incorporates Xeomin with dermal fillers such as Juvederm[R], Restylane[R] and Radiesse[R].
The Burke Lift features a single style face lift anchor supplied in eight heights to accommodate panel thickness from 5 to 12 inches.
This year's Oscar nominee gift bag includes condoms and a $5,000 face lift.
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.