thread lift

Thread Lift
in Willowbrook, IL

Thread Lift

Treatment
Overview

Dupage Dermatology & Aesthetics offers Thread Lifts in Willowbrook, IL, to patients wanting to safely and instantly lift up loose skin on the face, neck and the body with minimal downtime. Threading is one the most effective ways to lift the loose skin without surgery.

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Thread Lift is the facelift you’re looking for without the surgery. Lift and contour the sagging tissues on the face, neck and the body.

What is Thread Lift?

PDO Threads

Nova Threads are absorbable threads (sutures) that are composed of a material called PDO. PDO sutures are surgical sutures that are also used to perform cardiac surgery. All sutures are FDA-approved and PDO sutures are one of the safest materials that can be used in the body. The threads can be used in different ways to create both lifting and rejuvenating effects in the skin by stimulating collagen production.

While the threads are underneath the skin, there is a reaction that creates a “selective inflammatory response” to produce collagen to create a longer-lasting result – a principle behind a lot of aesthetic procedures such as fractional lasers, skin tightening treatments and microneedling. Our skin is excellent at repairing itself, and by placing the Nova Threads underneath the skin to lift the loose skin, the skin will heal itself by creating new collagen naturally!

Silhouette Instalift

The Silhouette Instalift is a little different from the Nova Threads. It is also done by using absorbable threads. However, the threads are different in that they contain absorbable sutures along with absorbable trumpet-shaped cones that are configured to grab, engage, and project tissue, allowing the sutures to create a long-lasting lifting and volumizing effect.

Benefits

Why Choose
Thread Lifting?

Noninvasive

Safely and instantly lift up loose skin on the face, neck and the body. Threading is one the most effective ways to lift the loose skin without surgery.

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No Downtime

Thread Lifting offers the benefit of no downtime, so patients can return to their everyday activities immediately after.

Target Concern Areas

Threads can target a variety of areas of the body including the neck, face, chin, brow, knees, and buttocks

Collagen Production

Since the skin is excellent in repairing itself, by inserting the Nova Threads and Silhouette Instalifts underneath the skin, your skin will heal itself by creating new collagen.

Quick Procedure

Thread Lifting is a 45-minute office procedure that only requires a small amount of local anesthesia. Generally, little or no pain medication is required after the procedure.

Transformative
Results

Experience the benefits of a facelift without going under the knife. A subtle lift is seen immediately, with significant results seen after 4-6 weeks which can last up to a few years.