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These shots show the changes in a 48-year-old woman's face after she received a facelift, browlift, eyelid surgery and laser skin resurfacing from Dr. Abdullah. (Special to The Forum)

Putting your best face forward: What ages us, and what we can do about it

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Sad-looking. Sinking. Sagging. Spots.

Those are some of the most common complaints patients have about their appearance when they come to see Dr. Susan Mathison.


"They'll come in and say their skin is tired and dull. They want to get that glow back," says Mathison, who specializes in ear, nose and throat, head/neck surgery and facial plastic surgery at Catalyst Medical Center, Fargo. She is also a SheSays columnist.

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