Theoretically, there is no limit to the number of facelifts, or mini-facelifts, that an individual can have. When determining if more than one procedure is needed, patients ought to consult with their surgeon about their goals for the procedure. Repeating a facelift has become more common for younger patients. Generally, the effects of a facelift last between five and 15 years. In every procedure, surgeons should maintain natural facial architecture.