What is thread lift?
Skin sagging is a major concern of patients who are seeking help from cosmetic surgeons in order to treat this imperfection in a non invasive way without undergoing a surgery.
Thanks to thread lift, the skin of the face and body will be stretched quickly and painlessly through performing this nonsurgical lift. In fact, it does not require neither anesthesia nor hospitalization. Both men and women are extremely worried about their facial flaccidity, but this can end through the use of thread lift that offers them instantaneous effects.
Therefore, there is no need to undergo expensive and painful cosmetic surgeries.
Intervention or treatment's duration
- The session lasts approximately 30 minutes
- Visible result after the third week
- Sessions repetition after 6 months
What are the advantages of thread lift in Turkey?
The absorbable threads can be positioned at different levels of the face and body to tighten loose skin. Supporting lax tissues and achieving a real lifting effect are the main objectives behind using this kind of intervention. Added to that, you will be able to have a fresh and above all a very natural appearance in a few minutes. In fact, improving techniques to give a better appearance to the skin is not something new since the gold thread lift was introduced in1980. The main problem with this technique was that the material led to rejection and adverse reactions such as irregularities in the skin and the treated area became hard.
How is it applied?
The technique is 100% personalized since it is realized according to the needs of each patient, taking into account the age and the degree of flaccidity. The best doctors in Turkey and Istanbul will insert between 10 and 20 threads with a fine needle through the subcutaneous tissue. Once the needle is removed, the thread remains stretched alone. The result is a more elastic and youthful skin.
One of the main advantages of thread lift is that there are very few cases of allergies or rejection. Polydioxanone (PDO) Threads have the ability to form a supporting tissue naturally and help in the formation of fibroblasts and collagen in the surrounding parts to stretch.
What are the results?
The first changes are obvious after the third week and they improve up to 3 months after the application. The session to put threads lasts approximately 30 minutes and must be repeated after 6 months.
Does this intervention lead to some side effects?
The side effects that may occur after this intervention are:
- Pain that disappears in a period of 2 to 6 days.
- Mild edema.
Thread lift is suitable for people at the age of 35 and over, both for men and for women who want to remedy, prevent, or improve the facial flaccidity. In addition, it can be combined with other treatments, such as mesotherapy, radio frequency, or PRP.
It is worth pointing out that this treatment is not recommended for people who experience excessive flaccidity due to their old age and for those who wish to solve the problem of sagging skin that is produced by obesity or by a large weight loss.
The main uses of thread lift are in the face like:
- Lifting of the cheeks.
- Elimination of wrinkles around the eyes.
- Neck lift.
- Reduction of double chin.
- Improvement of nasolabial folds.
Thread lift can also be used to treat other parts of the body, such as buttocks, abdomen, breasts, and arms.
What is the price in Turkey and Istanbul?
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Yes, the result of the thread lift is lasting.
The tensor threads are invisible, they will only be visible if the patient has an extremely thin skin.
This procedure is contraindicated in the case of:
- Taking anticoagulants in the days preceding the operation;
- Presence of a skin infection on the patient's face;
- Patient with a thin skin or unstable diabetes.
Thread lift has a 90% success rate in Turkey.