Threads are introduced under the skin via a single needle. The threads can stimulate blood circulation and collagen production, which can result in tighter and more lifted skin.
Thread Lift can be used to lift and improve the appearance of sagging skin in the jowls, cheeks, brows, double chin, neck. It can also be used to heighten the Nose Bridge and sharpen the Nose Tip.
The people who may benefit the most from Thread Lifting are those the middle age and those looking to eliminate laugh lines, wrinkles and other fine lines. The treatment works best if the signs of ageing are subtle as an alternative solution to Botox and Fillers.
Patients with stubby noses will also benefit from the heightening, and sharpening effects of Threads.
For a Face Thread Lift, you can see immediate improvements as the threads works on lifting it mechanically. In approximately 1 to 3 months, you may see an improvement of skin complexion with a smoother texture. In about 3 to 6 months: Firming of sagging skin tissues, reduction of wrinkles and fine lines. In approximately 6 to 18 months: Full results of the treatment are apparent; skin is taut and supple with a youthful quality.
For a Nose Thread Lift, results are immediate as the threads give your nose immediate mechanical definition and support. Once any swelling has resolved, you will be able to see the final results, which can last anywhere from 6 to 9 months depending on the individual.
The Thread Lift procedure can be completed under and hour and a half or less, with the need to administer a local anaesthetic.
Some complications can include slight bruising and swelling. As with any procedure or treatment, results and side effects can vary by individual.