Embrace a Refreshed, Natural Look with Dr. Lopes’ Mini-Facelift

In the ever-evolving world of facial rejuvenation, a mini-facelift emerges as a compelling option for those seeking noticeable improvement without the extent of a full facelift. Dr. JoAnne Lopes, a board-certified plastic surgeon renowned for her surgical skill and artistic approach, has meticulously crafted a mini-facelift procedure that delicately balances subtlety and effectiveness.

A mini-facelift with Dr. Lopes is designed to target specific areas of concern, such as mild sagging and fine lines around the lower face and neck. It offers many of the benefits of a traditional facelift but with shorter recovery time and less invasiveness. Ideal for those who wish to address early signs of aging or prolong the results of a previous facelift, a mini-facelift offers an attractive, less drastic alternative.

Dr. Lopes’ expertise ensures that each mini-facelift is tailored to the individual’s unique facial structure and aesthetic goals. By focusing on natural-looking outcomes, Dr. Lopes empowers her patients to embrace their renewed appearance with confidence and grace.

If you’re considering a facial rejuvenation that aligns with your lifestyle and needs, discover the exceptional results that await with Dr. Lopes’ mini-facelift. Contact us at the Cosmetic Surgery Center in Virginia Beach to schedule your personalized consultation today. Your journey towards a more youthful and refreshed you begins here.


Benefits of a Mini-Facelift with Dr. Lopes

Minimally Invasive Approach:

Unlike a full facelift, a mini-facelift is performed with smaller incisions, reducing scarring and recovery time. Dr. Lopes’ precise surgical techniques ensure that the procedure is both gentle and effective.

Tailored to Individual Needs:

Dr. Lopes recognizes that every face is unique and requires a personalized approach. She carefully assesses each patient’s specific needs and tailors the mini-facelift to provide natural-looking enhancement that complements the individual’s overall appearance.

Shorter Recovery Time:

One of the key benefits of a mini-facelift is the quicker recovery period. Dr. Lopes’ expertly executed procedure allows patients to return to normal activities more swiftly, without compromising on stunning results.

Focus on Early Signs of Aging:

The mini-facelift is ideal for addressing mild sagging and early signs of aging around the lower face and neck. It offers a targeted solution that refreshes and revitalizes the face without the need for more extensive surgery.

Experience and Artistic Skill:

Choosing Dr. Lopes for a mini-facelift means entrusting your face to a surgeon with a reputation for excellence, artistic vision, and unparalleled skill. Her commitment to patient care and satisfaction ensures that the experience is as rewarding as the beautiful results.

Our patients glow, and their reviews shine!

I came here seeking a specific surgery to boost my self confidence. Coming in I was very nervous, self conscious and insecure. When I came in for a consultation, the staff was so welcoming, free of judgement and gentle. I was able to schedule the surgery within 2 weeks. Coming in again still nervous, the staff was always considerate of my feelings. Dr. Lopes explained everything thoroughly, answered any questions and gave me security moving forward. The surgery went amazing. Despite all my nerves and anxiety, I was able to fall asleep. The recovery did take 6 weeks but overall, I am so blessed I came here and had an amazing experience. She has truly changed my life and I have never felt this confident before within my own body. I highly recommend coming here! Everyone is so respectful, kind and professional. If I were to need anything else, I know where to keep coming!
Carrigan Duvall
Carrigan Duvall
Amazing service and very informative! Loved my experience and highly recommend
Kristina Scruggs
Kristina Scruggs
Dr Lopes and her staff did a great job and made sure I was happy with my results!
Emily Drake
Emily Drake
I have been going to Dr. Lopes for over twenty years and she’s the best!
Liz Wood
Liz Wood
Rachel does great assisting me with looking natural and healthy!
Kjersti Lee
Kjersti Lee
Rachel was wonderful, and very helpful! Highly recommended! 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟
Jennifer Van Deusen
Jennifer Van Deusen
Love this practice! Rachel, Dr. Lopes and front office staff are great! Rachel is so nice and personable! Everyone is so friendly and professional!
Karen Yuhas
Karen Yuhas
I am beyond thrilled with the results from Dr. Lopes. Her expertise, combined with a compassionate approach, made the entire experience exceptional. From start to finish her team was professional caring and attentive. I highly recommend her to anyone considering cosmetic enhancements. Thank you for your incredible work!!!
Tina Clements
Tina Clements
I had an amazing experience with two procedures that Dr. Joan Lopes performed on me. One of them was brachioplasty, and the other was myellevate. I had wonderful results. I love the entire staff. Dr. Lopes is so sweet and so caring, very professional. I would never go anywhere else for any other procedure. I would recommend to all of my friends and family. From beginning to end, the experience was amazing !
nicole okal
nicole okal
Laser hair removal with Rachel is always great. She is professional precise and personable. I’m Very satisfied with the service.
Scilla Leitner
Scilla Leitner

Are You a Candidate for a Mini-Facelift with Dr. JoAnne Lopes?

A mini-facelift could be the ideal procedure for those looking to address specific signs of aging in a minimally invasive way. However, it’s essential to understand if you are a suitable candidate for this specialized treatment. Here’s what Dr. Lopes will assess during your consultation:

  • Early to Moderate Signs of Aging: If you are experiencing mild to moderate sagging, wrinkles, or loss of elasticity in the lower face and neck, a mini-facelift may be an appropriate solution.
  • Overall Health: Good candidates are typically in good general health, without any serious medical conditions that could interfere with healing or recovery.
  • Skin Elasticity: A mini-facelift is most effective for those with some remaining skin elasticity. This allows for smoother repositioning of the skin and more natural-looking results.
  • Realistic Expectations: Understanding what a mini-facelift can and cannot achieve is vital. Dr. Lopes will discuss the procedure in detail to ensure your expectations align with what can be accomplished.
  • Non-smoking: Smoking can interfere with healing, so non-smokers or those willing to quit before surgery and during recovery are generally preferred candidates.
  • Commitment to Post-Surgical Care: Following Dr. Lopes’ after-care instructions is essential for optimal healing and results. A willingness to adhere to these guidelines is a vital consideration in candidacy.

Your personalized consultation with Dr. Lopes will provide the opportunity to discuss your aesthetic goals, medical history, and any concerns you may have. Her in-depth evaluation will ensure that a mini-facelift is the right choice for you, paving the way for a revitalized and youthful appearance. If a mini-facelift is not suitable for your needs, Dr. Lopes will guide you towards other procedures or treatments that align with your aesthetic objectives. Her expertise and patient-centered approach guarantee a path that’s tailored just for you.

About Your Consultation


Comprehensive Health Evaluation

During your consultation with Dr. JoAnne Lopes, expect a thorough review of your medical history and current health status. This will include any pre-existing conditions, medications you’re currently taking, and any past surgical procedures. It’s crucial to provide complete and accurate information to ensure your safety and the success of the surgery.


Discussion of Goals and Expectations

Dr. Lopes will take the time to understand your cosmetic goals and expectations. She will give you a realistic picture of what the procedure can achieve and ensure your goals align with these possibilities. This discussion will help you develop a shared vision for the results of the procedure.


Physical Examination and Procedure Explanation

Dr. Lopes will perform a physical examination, which is crucial in planning the procedure. She will discuss the procedure in detail, explaining the steps involved, the techniques she uses, and what you can expect during recovery. This information will help you feel informed and confident about the process.


Semaglutide Weight Loss Program

A high BMI can sometimes pose challenges to both safety and results, we are proud to offer a comprehensive Weight Loss Program for patients with a BMI over 35. Central to this program is the use of Semaglutide, an FDA-approved medication known for its efficacy in weight management. Semaglutide works by mimicking a hormone that targets areas of the brain which regulate appetite and food intake. When integrated with a balanced diet and regular physical activity, our Semaglutide Weight Loss Program can be a powerful tool for achieving a healthier weight, making you a better candidate for surgery, and paving the way for optimal surgical outcomes.


Where artistry meets innovation in cosmetic solutions.

The Cosmetic Surgery Center is a state-of-the-art facility featuring advanced examination, operating, and recovery rooms. From the instant you step into our office, you'll be immersed in a serene, inviting environment. Dr. Joanne Lopes' team of experts combines clinical excellence with a warm, compassionate approach to ensure your utmost satisfaction. Conveniently situated just off the Virginia Beach Expressway on Louisa Ave, our center is easily accessible for all your cosmetic needs.

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Why Choose Cosmetic Surgery Center?


Experienced Doctors

Benefit from Dr. JoAnne Lopes' extensive experience, board certification, and personalized approach to achieve your aesthetic aspirations.


Professional Environment

Experience a serene, state-of-the-art facility equipped with advanced technology, ensuring your comfort and safety throughout your transformation.


Innovative Solutions

Discover a wide range of innovative cosmetic solutions, including surgical and non-surgical procedures, tailored to your unique goals and preferences.


Compassionate Care

Receive attentive, compassionate care from our dedicated team, ensuring you feel supported and confident at every step of your aesthetic journey.


Convenient Location

Enjoy our convenient location just off the Virginia Beach Expressway on Louisa Ave, making your transformation easily accessible.


Exceptional Results

Trust our commitment to patient satisfaction and exceptional results, fostering long-lasting relationships and empowering your confidence in your appearance.

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Cosmetic Surgery Center

A Woman's Touch, a Surgeon's Hands

Dr. Joanne Lopes, Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

(757) 497-5400

328 Louisa Ave #110, Virginia Beach, VA 23454