How Does a Thread Lifting Work?

Thread Lifting

Have you ever heard thread lifting? it’s a technique that treats saggy and loose skin. is another way of treating sagging skin. Your skin starts to loosen up the more you age causing it to get saggy and floppy.

At the age of 40 these symptoms starts showing or when you lose weight dramatically. If you’re willing to fix this problem, plastic surgery is an option.

But if you’re scared to get under the knife, then, thread lifting is definitely for you.

How does thread lifting works?

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So, how does thread lifting work you may ask ? Easy, cannulas are pocked into your jawline, stomach, neck or cheeks, it depends on where you want the lift to be, then PDO (polydioxanone) threads are inserted through the canulas into your skin.

PDO threads are a very fine and safe threads often used to stitch wounds. They are biodegradable, which means they will dissolve by their after 6 months from the procedure.

When PDO threads are inserted they will then stimulate the production of new collagen, a protein that makes our skin keep it’s elasticity.

The more we age, the less collagen is produced and that leads to saggy skin and wrinkles. And this is not only for your face but the entire body.

So, PDO threads help produce new collagen through the regeneration of the skin that keeps the skin tight, and reduces cellulite, just like the principle of micro blading . Even if thread lifting is not yet performed on thighs and buttocks area where cellulite occurs.

When do we expect to see the results ?

Because the thread doesn’t dissolve quickly, the results of thread lifting are not as immediate as the ones when plastic surgery is performed.

Slowly but surely, your face will naturally get lifted without worrying about scars or bruises. And the good news, the effect of thread lifting can last up to 2 years.

Can anyone do thread lifting?

Thread lifting can also be done for those who consider having or had a plastic surgery. It is totally safe and it won’t affect the results.

If you want more dramatic transformation, other anti aging treatments can be done after face threading, like Botox. This combo will rejuvenate your skin.