Lifestyle Lift has closed most of its locations as of March 2015, according to Allure magazine. Because this company used independent doctors without a standardized protocol, the procedures provided varied.
While in business, Lifestyle Lifts contracted area plastic surgeons to perform more affordable mini-facelifts under local anesthesia. The lack of intravenous anesthesia allowed unaccredited practitioners to perform the procedures, and results consequently varied. The Lifestyle Lift company received a court order to stop referring to the Lifestyle Lift as a "revolutionary procedure." Individuals may achieve comparable results to the Lifestyle Lift procedure by undergoing an operation with a board-certified plastic surgeon.