give something a facelift
give (something) a facelift
To refurbish or improve the appearance of something. Wow, you really gave this room a facelift—it looks fantastic!
give something a ˈfaceliftimprove the appearance of something, for example a building, room, etc: We’ve given our offices a facelift — new furniture, new lighting and a new carpet. ♢ The whole street needs a facelift.
A facelift is an operation to lift and tighten the skin on your face in order to make you look younger.