Candidates suitable for procedure:


• Mild to moderate signs of ptosis of the skin

• loss of tissue volume

• development of fine lines and wrinkles

• sagging eyebrows

• a relaxed / sagging mid-facial appearance

• thinning of the lips

• prominence of the jaw

• slight bags under the eyes or on the neck

• patients with some relapse from a previous procedure such as a facelift or neck lift

• facial asymmetry

• skin dehydration

 

Contraindications:

• Allergy to plastic, biomaterial, permanent fillers

• Active acne or skin infection

• Keloid predisposition

• Auto-immune diseases: scleroderma, sarcoidosis, amyloidosis, etc.

• Anti-coagulant medication: coumarin & heparin (aspirin)

Haemophilia

• Hypertension, stages 2 and 3

• Severe diseases

• Collagenosis

• Neurological and mental disorders

• Pregnancy, breastfeeding

• Malignancy/Chemotherapy

• Hepatitis B & C, HIV

• Porphyria

• Previously implanted permanent fillers

Advantages of APTOS thread lift: 

• Double action: lifting and rejuvenation

• Minimally invasive procedure performed under the local anesthesia

• Takes about 15 - 20 minutes

• Immediately evident results

• Minimum of downtime

• New collagen growth and increased microcirculation

• Long-term effect (1,5-5 years depending on thread composition)