Skin Tightening Treatments

How Skin Tightening Can Rejuvenate Youth

Thread Lift is a minimally or non-invasive process that uses an infrared light source (a laser) to tighten skin by heating the collagen under the skin’s surface, causing the skin to contract (tighten). How is thread lifting done you ask

Skin Tightening is a unique option for facial and body rejuvenation that produces dramatic results. Skin tightening effectively reduces the appearance of loose skin or fine and intermediate wrinkles for a smoother and more youthful appearance. Sometimes, surgical correction (face lift, tummy tuck etc) is the only option. However, most of the time, laxity of the skin is mild or moderate, and a less invasive treatment can achieve the desire results

Who can benefit from skin tightening Or Thread Lift Treatments?

People who start noticing loose skin in their cheeks, neck, chest, abdomen, buttocks, legs, and arms as a result of aging or weight loss could consider skin tightening treatment. Laser skin tightening is appropriate for men and women of all skin types and skin tones who wish to achieve dramatic results without painful surgery and a lengthy recovery.

Skin tightening expected results

Skin type, body area, and downtime play a role in the outcome. Also, various laser technologies provide different degrees of skin tightening. In general, the more aggressive the treatment the more noticeable the results are.

CO2 laser treatment is the most aggressive approach and is usually used when skin tightening and skin rejuvenation are desired. It delivers the most drastic results. It is effective for the treatment of the face, and neck in fair and Asian skin.

A newer technology that is based on the CO2 laser is fractionated CO2 laser (DeepFX). It delivers similar results for skin tightening with greatly reduced downtime. In addition, it treats effectively other body areas such as the chest and the lax abdomen after pregnancy.

Titan laser can treat all body parts. In comparison to CO2 laser treatments, the downtime is much shorter but it requires multiple treatments to achieve substantial results. Results can last up to 2 years and additional treatment can follow to maintain the desired look.

Thread Lift

Thread lift is a very common non-surgical procedure these days practised at cosmetic clinics and is used for the purposes of avoiding plastic surgery. No more do you need to pay outlandish costs for plastic surgery when you can basically have a lunchtime skin tightening treatment done during your lunch break. Thread lift is done by inserting threads under your skin and connecting to muscles that have caused loose skin. This thread is then pulled therefore lifting sagging skin and restoring a youthful appearance and why it is called a thread lift

Skin tightening pricing

Skin tightening cost depends on the desired results and what you are trying to achieve from your cosmetic  clinic or cosmetic doctor

Skin tightening or thread treatments can run anywhere from 2000 dollars and up. Depends on the clinic and the cosmetic doctor you are dealing with.