Liz Jones gives a brutally honest account of her face-lift

Liz Jones gives a brutally honest account of her face-lift

11:02 PM on 11th June 2011

Liz Jones before her surgery in March 2011

BEFORE – March 2011

Liz Jones after her surgery in May 2011

AFTER – May 2011 – The total cost of Liz”s treatments which included a lower face-lift was 13,145

“Everything is blurry when I open my eyes. I panic”

Liz before her surgery Liz after surgery

Liz before (left) and after her cosmetic surgery

Just before the operation, Mr Karidis marks Liz

Just before the operation, Mr Karidis marks Liz”s face where the work will be done

Liz has to wear her supportive With the bandages finally off, Liz

From left: Liz has to wear her supportive ‘face garment’ as much as possible for the first few weeks; With the bandages finally off, Liz’s face looks swollen

Liz

Liz”s transformation is complete

Liz with Mr Karidis Liz with Mr Karidis

Meeting with cosmetic surgeon Alex Karidis

Liz Jones at St Johns & Elizabeth Liz Jones at St Johns & Elizabeth

Surgery day: Outside St Johns & Elizabeth”s Hospital; discussing the procedures

Liz Jones at St Johns & Elizabeth

Making final marks before the operation

Liz after surgery Liz post surgery

Post-surgery: Liz wearing her face garment; having stitches removed

Liz post surgery

Liz”s face is still tender from the surgery

Liz post surgery Liz after surgery

Her face is tinged with yellow from the bruising

Liz after surgery Liz after surgery

Liz is visited by Mr Karidis at Kallima Spa at London Syon Park hotel

Liz Jones after surgery Liz Jones after surgery

Liz is happy with the results

Liz Jones after surgery Liz Jones after surgery

Unveiling her new look