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Forehead contouring: transform your facial features

Welcome to the cutting-edge hospital center for forehead contouring, expertly led by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Masoud Saman. Here, we meld scientific rigor with artistry to offer you a gateway to transformative forehead contouring surgery. With state-of-the-art techniques, we aim to harmoniously align your forehead with your brow and hairline to achieve a balanced and aesthetically pleasing facial structure.

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Forehead contouring in New York City - Where art meets science

Renowned for his aesthetic and reconstructive surgeries, Dr. Masoud Saman brings expertise as a board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in facial anatomy and the intricacies of the human face. His surgical skills are particularly attuned to the subtle art of forehead contouring. Whether you’re a woman desiring softer, more feminine features or you’re undergoing a complete facial feminization process, rest assured that you’re entrusting your forehead bones and skin to a surgeon who considers each scalpel stroke a brush on a canvas.

Comprehensive forehead contouring consultation

Your journey begins with an in-depth consultation in our high-end facility, where Dr. Saman and his team perform a thorough examination of your forehead skin, frontal bone, and brow ridge. This includes a deep exploration of your medical history, and an honest discussion about realistic expectations, taking into account the natural swelling and healing process that may occur in the first few weeks post-surgery. 

The goal here is to tailor the forehead contouring procedures to your unique facial anatomy and bone structure, considering all options, from surgical interventions to non-surgical treatments such as injections.

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Forehead contouring surgical procedures

Forehead contouring involves a variety of carefully honed surgical techniques and cosmetic surgery procedures, each customized to suit your specific needs. From frontal bone remodeling to precise soft tissue adjustments, these techniques synergize to yield a smoother forehead skin texture, an optimized brow shape, and a harmonious alignment of orbital bones and eye sockets. The science behind forehead contouring is robust, grounded in Dr. Saman's extensive experience with both aesthetic and reconstructive surgeries.

Forehead reduction surgery: rebalancing your facial proportions

If you find that the size of your forehead disrupts the balance of your facial features, forehead reduction surgery offers a solution by lowering your hairline and repositioning your brow. This specialized procedure often involves a coronal incision, allowing Dr. Saman’s surgical skills to shine through as he delicately manipulates both skin and solid bone to achieve a natural-looking reduction.

Brow bone and brow bossing procedures: achieving an improved forehead contour

For those concerned with a prominent ridge of bone on the forehead or frontal bossing, we offer targeted treatments that soften these features to create a flatter, more feminine or balanced masculine forehead. Utilizing titanium screws for stabilization, these techniques minimize both scarring and swelling, allowing you to enjoy a softer appearance and more feminine features without extensive downtime.

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Who is the ideal candidate for forehead contouring?

Are you a good candidate?

Unhappy with brow ridge prominence or position

If you find that the prominence or position of your brow ridge negatively impacts your facial appearance, forehead contouring could be an ideal solution for you.

Desire to soften a masculine appearance

Those looking to soften a more masculine forehead, possibly as part of a broader facial feminization surgery, may find forehead contouring an effective method for achieving a softer appearance and more feminine features.

Realistic expectations and general good health

An ideal candidate for forehead contouring is someone who has a good understanding of the procedure, realistic expectations, and is in general good health to minimize risks related to anesthesia and surgery.

Remember, a board-certified plastic surgeon like Dr. Masoud Saman will be able to assess whether you are a suitable candidate for forehead contouring or other aesthetic surgeries, after considering various aspects of your facial skeleton and overall health.

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What sets Dr. Saman apart?

Dr. Saman specializes in facial plastic surgery, offering advanced skills that pave the way for an enhanced facial experience focusing primarily on the forehead area. He possesses a deep understanding of facial anatomy, bone structure, and surgical skills that allow him to achieve a harmonious forehead shape that perfectly complements the position of your eye sockets, brow, and overall facial structure. His meticulous surgical techniques aim for minimal blood loss, carefully crafted incisions like the coronal incision, and an expedited hospital stay. Dr. Saman will also guide you through selecting the ideal material, be it solid bone or other medical-grade plastics, for your specific needs.

Risks and rewards of forehead contouring

Forehead contouring comes with risks like blood loss and swelling but also offers substantial rewards, such as enhanced facial features and boosted self-confidence. Dr. Saman's expertise minimizes risks, making the benefits highly attainable.

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Preparing for a forehead contouring procedure

Before undergoing a forehead contouring procedure, here are some important considerations:

  • Understanding the process: Make sure you understand what the procedure entails, including the techniques used, the potential risks, and the post-operative healing process. This knowledge will prepare you for what to expect and how to plan your recovery.
  • Avoiding strenuous activities: It is crucial to avoid strenuous exercises for a few weeks post-surgery. This will aid in minimizing complications and ensuring a smoother healing process.
  • Post-operative care: Following the surgery, you may be advised to use cold compresses to reduce swelling. Adhering to this and any additional guidelines provided is essential for an ideal outcome.
  • Medication guidelines: Depending on your specific procedure and healing process, there may be guidelines about the use of injections or other medications during recovery. Make sure to follow these closely.
  • Choosing the right surgeon: It’s important to select a surgeon with extensive experience in both aesthetic and reconstructive surgeries. Dr. Saman’s advanced skills make him well-equipped to guide you through the entire journey, from initial consultations to full recovery.


What is forehead contouring?

Forehead contouring is a surgical procedure that aims to reshape the forehead to create a more harmonious and balanced facial appearance. It often includes modifying the forehead bones, reducing or augmenting the frontal bone, and addressing issues like frontal bossing. The procedure is customized to meet the specific needs of each patient and can be particularly beneficial for those looking to soften masculine features or enhance feminine features.

How is forehead contouring different from other facial procedures?

Forehead contouring focuses specifically on altering the forehead and brow ridge area to create a more balanced facial structure. Unlike other facial procedures that might only address soft tissue, forehead contouring often involves modifying the forehead bones and may include additional procedures like hairline lowering. The goal is to create a forehead that harmonizes with your overall facial skeleton.

How long is the recovery for forehead contouring?

The recovery time for forehead contouring varies but expect to experience some swelling and discomfort for the first few weeks. Most patients can return to their normal routines after two weeks, although it’s advisable to avoid strenuous activities for up to six weeks. Each case is unique, so it’s important to consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon for personalized advice.

How much does forehead contouring cost?

The cost of forehead contouring can vary widely depending on the complexity of the procedure, the surgeon’s level of expertise, and the geographic location of the hospital where the surgery will be performed. For the most accurate and personalized cost estimate, scheduling a consultation with a specialized surgeon is recommended.

What are important considerations before forehead surgery?

Swelling and discomfort

Expect some swelling and a bit of discomfort in the initial weeks following your forehead contouring surgery. These are common and usually subside as your forehead bones and soft tissue heal.

Medications and habits affecting healing

Certain medications and lifestyle habits, such as smoking, can significantly affect your healing process. A detailed review of these factors will be made during your comprehensive consultation.

Realistic expectations

Having realistic expectations is crucial for your satisfaction with the procedure. Forehead contouring is an art, but it has its limitations based on your existing facial anatomy and bone structure.

Can forehead contouring be combined with other procedures?

Yes, forehead contouring is often combined with other aesthetic or reconstructive surgeries like rhinoplasty, cheek augmentation, or even a full facial feminization surgery to create a more comprehensive facial transformation.

What are common mistakes in forehead contouring?

Navigating the complexities of forehead contouring requires a surgeon well-versed in facial anatomy, surgical skills, and the latest forehead contouring procedures. Making common mistakes in this area can have a significant, long-lasting impact on your overall appearance and self-esteem. Here are some crucial things to look out for:

  • Inexperienced surgeon
  • Poor material choice
  • Lack of customization
  • Ignoring facial balance
  • Inadequate preoperative planning

With years of specialized experience and an advanced skill set in facial anatomy and surgery, Dr. Saman ensures that you’re well-protected from these common pitfalls, positioning you for the best possible outcomes in your forehead contouring journey.

What type of anesthesia is used in forehead contouring?

Forehead contouring is usually performed under general anesthesia. However, the type of anesthesia can depend on the complexity of the procedure and your personal medical history. Always discuss anesthesia options with your surgeon.

How are the incisions made in forehead contouring?

In most forehead contouring procedures, a coronal incision is made, usually concealed within the hairline. This allows the surgeon to access the forehead skin and frontal bones for modification. The technique ensures minimal visible scarring post-surgery