Plastic Surgery Scissors

A manually operated tool with two beveled edge blades, pivoted together so that the edges slide one by the other, with a handle and two symmetrical single finger grips. Designed to be used in plastic surgery procedures for undermining skin in a facelift, to minimize button-holing and also to enable the surgeon to reach the mandibular area without losing strength and stability.

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