Non-surgical thread lifting is made famous in Korea and it has gained its popularity in Singapore in recent years. It is a safe and effective non-surgical treatment to achieve lifted and V shape face. Absorbable threads are precisely placed under the skin to lift the tissue and stimulate collagen production. Thread lifting can be performed at various areas of the face such as cheeks, jowls, neck, nasolabial folds and marionette lines.
Patients who have sagging / drooping facial or body tissue and who are looking for non-surgical facelift option. Suitable for:
Generally there are 3 types of thread materials that are being used nowadays (PDO, PLLA and PCL). PDO lasts between 6-12 months and will be dissolved spontaneously within 1 year. However the effect of collagen stimulation due to thread absorption might sometimes last beyond 1 year. PLLA lasts between 1.5-2 years and PCL lasts even longer up to 3 years.
Some common side effects of thread lifting procedures are mild discomfort, swelling and bruising which usually subside in few days time.