a surgical procedure to rejuvenate the appearance of the face and neck which reducse jowls under the cheeks and improves the jawline by repositioning muscle and removing excess skin; also called rhytidectomy
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"
a surgical procedure designed to correct three problems in the lower half of the face: poor muscle tone, causing laxity in the neck and cheek areas , too much fat in the jowl, chin, and neck regions; and excess amounts of skin in the lower half of the face, causing wrinkles.
Changes other than structural that result in an improved appearance of a building. Such things as repairs, paint, new windows, and general cleaning all serve to improve the appearance of a building and, thus, give it a face lift.