A thread lift involves the use of biostimulating threads that are placed in the subcutaneous fat layer of the face and gently pulled and affixed to create natural lift. Known as the mini-facelift this treatment is a quarter of the cost of a traditional face lift with fantastic results.
You can expect to see immediate results from a thread lift, however best results are seen at approximately 3 months post treatment. We recommend also having a consultation to discuss your options and how to incorporate other treatments for maximum results.
We have a range of different options available which our Doctor will talk you through:
The effects of a thread lift typically last 2+ years. The threads are made of Poly-L-Lactic acid which is a biostimulator that stimulates the formation of collagen and elastin.
We schedule appointments for half an hour to an hour, this gives us enough time for a thorough consultation. As well as time for you to ask questions, numbing and treatment.
1 in 20 will bruise, everyone is different, if you bruise easily you will mostly likely bruise with this treatment. There are also a few things that can make you more likely to bruise, if possible for up to 2 weeks prior to your appointment cease consumption of green tea and alcohol.
The bulk of the swelling with subside within 24-48 hours and the site will completely settle within 2 weeks. After treatment it is recommended you ice the area, there are also some other things you can do to minimise swelling which you can talk about with the Doctor on the day.
We do not recommend exercise after having a thread lift for 2 weeks. As the procedure is semi-surgical, the area needs to be kept clean and dry for a minimum of 48 hours.
It is recommended you do not exercise vigorously for 2 weeks and/or consume alcohol for 48 hours post treatment.
Yes, you are awake for the procedure.
No, after the local anaesthetic is administered, there is minimal involved with having this procedure
For this procedure, medical grade numbing is applied as well as local anaesthetic injections administered by the Doctor.
Clients come from near and as far as interstate and even overseas to visit our clinic, located in Capalaba in the business district of beautiful Redland City, Queensland, we are just a short trip from those in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Logan and surrounds.