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Noun: face lifting
  1. A renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes
    - face lift, facelift
  2. 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
    - face lift, facelift, lift, cosmetic surgery, rhytidectomy, rhytidoplasty, nip and tuck [informal]
Verb: face-lift  'feys,lift
  1. Perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face
    - lift

Type of: anaplasty, operate, operate on, overhaul, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery, redevelopment, renovation

Encyclopedia: Face-lift