Other frequently asked questions
How long does thread lift last?
The results from PDA thread lift typically last between 6 months to 1 year. PLA and PCA threads tend to produce longer-lasting results – up to 2 years.
Are the threads visible?
No, you won’t have any visible threads. They are inserted into the subcutaneous layer of the skin, which means that it is not possible to see them.
What type of threads is best for the mid-face?
PLA threads by Silhouette Soft are commonly used to lift and improve the skin of the midface. Silhouette Soft are a great option when you want to achieve better shape and contour of the face.
How many types of PDO sutures are there?
The PDO threads are divided into 3 different types – mono threads, cog threads and screw threads. Mono threads are soft threads mostly used to reverse skin laxity. Cog or barbed threads are best for lifting loose skin. Screw threads help restore the volume of the face.
What is the best age to get a thread lift treatment?
Almost anyone can get a thread lift procedure, but most people who undergo such treatment are in the range of 30 and 60 years old.
In case you have mild to moderate loose or sagging skin on the lower face or midface, and you want to avoid surgical procedures, then face thread lift might be right for you. However, if you are interested in this procedure, it is best to consult a plastic surgeon who will determine whether you are a good candidate for it.
Is a thread lift worth it?
Thread lift is an aesthetic treatment that is definitely worth it. It allows women and men to achieve much more youthful–looking facial profiles without having surgery. This is a quick and painless way to pull the jawline, jowls, and chin right up close to the bone.
Still, it is important to note that the procedure may not give great results to individuals who have severe sagging facial tissues. Those people are more likely to benefit from facelift surgery.