What is involved in a thread lift treatment?
When do results show and how long do they last?
What downtime can you expect?
- Sleep on your back for 3-5 nights.
- Avoid sunbathing, tanning beds and contact sports for 14 days.
- Avoid swimming pools, spas, saunas and dental surgery for 21 days.
- Men should avoid shaving for 7 days.
What risks are associated with thread lifts?
Silhouette Soft technology is based on 6 years industry experience in suture suspension in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, called Silhouette Lift which received FDA approval in 2006. The threads are manufactured under strict quality controls in the United States and are used by plastic surgeons and doctors internationally.
Common temporary side effects include bruising and swelling which resolve in 5-10 days. You may also experience puckering or dimpling at insertion points which normally disappears in a few days.