It is a technique for skin tightening to correct sagging facial and neck level. It is a stretching method consisting in placing under the skin of the face and neck of a absorbable suture forming a vector network acting as a support tissue.
These threads stimulate the production of collagen and elastin progressively getting an elevation of the treated areas.
Are the results immediate?
Upon completion of the treatment, the patient and note a rise in the treated area but is from 3 to 4 weeks of the placement of thread lift when the skin begins to produce new collagen and approximately three months the results are achieved optimal which they are maintained for 12-18 months.
It is painful?
The treatment is done in consultation with local anesthesia and lasts between 30-45 minutes.
In what areas is it indicated?
It is a good option for treating sagging cheeks, loss of definition of the jaw line, brow lift and correct sagging neck.
Are there any side effects?
The material they are made (polydioxanone) is highly secure, used for years in cardiac surgery without any reaction.