FAQ: Thread Lift
Q. What is thread Lift?
A. Thread lifting is a cosmetic facial lifting technique in which very thin micro barbed thread surgically inserted into the skin and anchored making skin and tissue tighter, smoother, wrinkle free and lifted.
Q. What are the areas treated with thread lift?
A. The face and neck are where the threads have the most effect. Conditions that can be treated are wrinkles on the forehead, sagging brows, drooping cheeks, folds and wrinkles on the skin and a sagging jaw line.
Q. What can I see the results?
A. Results can be seen almost immediately but there can be some amount of bruising and swelling.
Q. What is the down time from a Thread lift?
A. 2-4 days.
Q. Is it an alternative to a surgical facelift?
A. No, both have their merits.
Q. What is the duration of procedure?
A. 30-45 Minutes
Q. How long do the result lasts?
A. Results last from 6 to 12 months and sometimes up to 2 years.
Q. What anaesthesia is given during procedure?
A. Local anaesthesia with or without sedation.