A Thread Lift is a facial rejuvenation procedure and it is alternative to traditional facelift surgery. It may be known as a non-surgical facelift but in fact it is a surgery. The Thread Lift offers many of the benefits of a face lift but with less risk and recovery time and it leaves no scar.
The threads come in different sizes and textures to suit every need. They are all inert and biocompatible; among them we can mention the gold threads and the Aptos threads.
For the facial lift rejuvenation the threads are used to stretch and tighten the skin. It is used in the cheekbones, the tail of the eyebrows, forehead, chin, jowls, neck, and all the areas affected by sagging and wrinkles. On the body, the thread lift is used to lift the buttocks and tighten the arms, abdomen, thighs and crotch.
The procedure is ideal for correcting the early fall of tissues in men or women with premature facial aging. The Thread Lift may not be indicated for people with too many wrinkles and sagging skin. In this case we recommend a face lift.
The procedure consists of placing with a special guide needle, threads of 8 to 12 cm long under the skin. These lines traction in the right direction, reposition the muscles and skin to its natural position, obtaining the lifting effect on the treatment area. Finally bandage is placed.
The results are seen immediately and the patient can return home after placement. The final results begin to be felt after 20 days and will continue to improve as it becomes concentrated the formation of collagen around the threads. The Thread Lift surgery leaves no visible scar and lasts 2 to 3 years.
The day after surgery the patient can resume regular activities, regular physical activity after 7 days or more energetic after 30 days.
Among the possible side effects, include risk of infection, redness, bruising and swelling that can last for a week. You can place ice on the treated areas to minimize the inflammation and take pain medication to combat the inconvenience.
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Check out our thread lift before & after photo gallery. These photographs represent typical results, but we cannot guarantee the exact same result as the images below, since it varies depending on the patient.
Side effects are minor and infrequent; there may be bruising, infection and swelling.
Generally the results can be seen immediately after treatment. They will last about 2 or 3 years.
Yes, if necessary in some cases can keep improving the outcome.
The discomfort is minimal because it uses local anesthesia and a special guide needle.
Yes, studies are needed, blood and an electrocardiogram.
Yes, but only f there are no bruises.
We do not recommend regular physical activity for 7 days and more vigorous activities for 30 days.
No, people with too many wrinkles and sagging of the skin may not be candidates for this treatment.
There are several types of thread lift, the most commonly used are gold thread, russian threads, and APTOS threads.
No, the materials used in the threads are biologically compatible with the human body.
Besides being used on the face, they can be used in the abdomen, thighs, crotch and arm. They are also used for buttock thread lift without surgery.
No, the threads are extremely tough and do not intersect.
Botox Injections, facial fillers, chemical peels, platelet-rich plasma, and plastic surgeries as facelift, and brow lift surgery, are some alternatives.
How much does a non-invasive facelift cost abroad? The reference price for a thread lift in Argentina is USD 350 but this may vary according to the needs and requirements of each patient. Please fill in the form below to contact us and get your free quote!
Our prices includes: pre and post surgery consultations and controls; plastic surgeon, anesthesiologist, nurses, assistances fees; surgery and recovery room; supplies and disposable materials. Bilingual assistant, accommodation and transfers are optional. Prescribe medication after surgery, ithreads and/or surgical belts (if required) are not included. No hidden fees!
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