Plastic Surgery Clinic Warsaw, Warszawa
Silhouette-Lift ® - minimally invasive face lift
Silhouette-Lift is a new technique which uses threads Silhouette - new threads to pull the tissues. This technique is minimally invasive and is used to pull and move the center of the tissue flabby face. Silhouette threads provide a much better effect. They pull through a unique, absorbable cones which effectively lift the soft tissue. Threads are attached to the temporal fascia. To achieve this, a small incision is made above the hairline, where the threads are hooked. Silhouette Lift ® is effective for correction of flabby cheeks, nasolabial folds, neck, eyebrows and opadniętych buttocks. Is a procedure that leaves a small (1.5-2 cm), hidden scars. It does not require hospitalization. Treatment with Silhouette Thread Lift ® can be performed only under local anesthesia. It takes about 45-60 minutes and requires no hospital stay and lengthy recovery period.
Silhouette Lift ® is a novel technique for face lift, the manufacturer's recommended for people over 40 years of age whose skin lost its youthful appearance. It recommended for people who experience first signs of aging of the face and cheeks, while the skin is in too good shape to apply the traditional surgical lifting. It can also be used in younger patients, showing deformation of the central part of the face. It is especially advantageous for patients after facelift surgery to improve outcome without exposure to the complications associated with the following lifting, or the inability to further treatment.
Another group of patients are those without the time, which can in a week to return to full activity. It is preferable to use the lift in cases of facial nerve paralysis. It is a perfect method of lifting for smokers who are not eligible for operating liftów face. Good results are achieved by combining this treatment with other methods such as aesthetic fillers and botulinum toxin or limited cutaneous lifty. Treatment with Silhouette Lift ® allows you to return to normal activity within 5-7 days after the procedure, and after about two weeks, the skin regains natural facial appearance.
Silhouette threads are made of polypropylene - a material biocompatible with the human body, which for years has been used in cardiovascular surgery and eye surgery. Silhouette threads are smooth. The most important element of the threads are transparent, flexible, absorbable cones which increase the possibility of lifting, and the process of absorption in the place of anchorage leads to tissue growth, production of new collagen and provides a stronger suspension of the tissues, than conventional methods. Silhouette threads are fixed and can not move, so there is no risk that they will change position. Therefore, the Silhouette threads are not fully absorbable, and elation pulls effect is long lasting and can be improved. Silhouette Lift ® is a technique that can be used equally effectively in women and men.
Silhouette Lift ® technique works well in case of correction of nasolabial folds, elevation angle of lips, cheeks, and so raising hamsters. This is the fastest way to raise eyebrows, it takes little time and can be performed under local anesthesia. Procedures performed on the neck, however, require the simultaneous application of chin liposuction and sometimes cut the excess skin around the ear, which requires general anesthesia and a long convalescence.
Silhouette threads are also used to lift the buttocks and modeling.
Silhouette threads are allowed for use by the U.S. FDA and received the CE mark. These permits are of extraordinary importance in the market. The procedure allows to reach a natural effect. Changing the appearance is noticeable, but no effect of so called "mask". The face is more fresh and rested. Silhouette threads have been used for years in reconstructive surgery. Our team of Research and Development says that the effects persist for four years. Unfortunately, no rejuvenating treatment does not stop the aging process. Surgeons who want to use the technique Lift ® Silhouette in his patients have to undergo specialized training. Only they can apply this technique in a safe manner.