Until recently, the only way to address problems caused by facial skin laxity—such as jowls and drooping cheeks—was facelift surgery. After all, while skin resurfacing treatments can help to restore some degree of firmness, once loose skin is present, only a scalpel can truly remove it. However, while the approach of relying on injectable compounds and skin resurfacing until facelift surgery becomes absolutely necessary works for many patients, not everyone is willing or able to have surgery. If you’re in this group, you’ll be happy to know that a new type of procedure has been developed to fill in the gap between noninvasive facial rejuvenation and facelift surgery: The “PDO brows thread lift.” What is a PDO brows thread lift?
PDO brows thread lift is a type of procedure wherein temporary sutures are used to produce a subtle but visible “lift” in the skin. Instead of removing the patient’s loose facial skin surgically, the cosmetic surgeon simply suspends it by stitching up portions of it. This has the effect of pulling the skin back slightly and therefore lifting and tightening the face. In addition to being ideal for lifting the skin, threads combat aging in another way: by provoking the body’s “healing response” and causing the body to direct large surges of collagen to treated areas. This is important because of the vital role collagen plays in the aging process.
Collagen helps support “growth factors” that greatly influences the condition of our skin. In addition to being used for wound healing, collagen helps to keep our skin strong, voluminous and supple. As we get older, our bodies gradually produce less and less collagen, which leads to an 80% reduction in skin thickness by about age 70. This loss of volume and strength is a large factor in the creation of excess skin and wrinkles. As the skin grows weaker, it’s no longer able to support the tissues beneath it adequately, meaning that gravity pulls it downwards and stretches it. Infusing the skin of the face with fresh collagen when the signs of skin laxity are still mild can help to both reduce looseness (by thickening and hydrating the skin) and prevent it from
getting worse (by strengthening the skin).
PDO Brows Thread Lift Procedure in NYC
The experts at Manhattan Skin and Laser Center will start with a consultation session where photos will be taken to determine the suitability for the non-surgical facelift treatment. The experts will numb the particular area of the skin with the help of either a locally injected anaesthetic or topical cream. The process will last between 30-60 minutes as the experts will insert the threads using a cannula or micro-needle based on the requirements of the individuals. There will be no cuts or incisions for the PDO brows thread lift procedure in NYC. This helps in minimizing the risk of scarring.
In other words, PDO brows thread lift in NYC provides ongoing and progressive rejuvenation for facial tissues. Patients who have a thread lift for the purpose of stimulating collagen will notice a gradual improvement in their skin tone and firmness. While their threads are in place, the body’s healing response will be constantly activated because the body will want to “heal” the sutured areas and expel the sutures. The body is biologically programmed to react this way when it senses any foreign object present within the dermis. Fortunately, because the threads placed under the skin during a thread lift are so small, the patient will not feel any of this happening. Most people cannot feel their sutures at all once the skin has healed around them.
The person will see an immediate lifting effect when the threads are inserted. But overall, it will take around 6 months to witness the complete result of this non-invasive facelift. The body needs time to generate collagen, hyaluronic acid and elastin.
That being said, a traditional facelift can cost upwards of $10,000 and require weeks of recovery.
Fortunately, PDO brows thread lift in NYC can provide patients with a non-surgical and more cost-effective alternative, with minimal downtime. With so many advantages, it’s not surprising that PDO brows thread lifts in NYC are the new trend to look younger and refreshed without surgery.
The hottest trend in thread lift procedures is known as EuroThreads.
The EuroThreads are a proven medical aesthetics treatment that not only is considered the ultimate in luxurious cosmetic pampering; but also provides superior results commonly associated with skin rejuvenation, lifting and contouring.
A FEW OF THE SPA SERVICES OFFERED AT THE MANHATTAN SKIN AND LASER MED SPA IN NEW YORK INCLUDE:
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