The cost for a Silhouette Facelift will be discussed at the time of the pre-operative visit.
As with any surgical procedure, there are some risks and complications including bruising, bleeding, infection or accumulation of fluid under the skin. Other risks include inflammation of the scar and tissue, and uneven skin surface.
Patients are usually able to return to their normal routines within two to three days, with a full recovery in two weeks.
You should see almost immediate results. The lift can be maintained and retightened to keep the uplifted effects.
Absorbable cones on sutures will be placed under the skin to allow for a lifting effect. These cones will be full absorbed in about six months, with the small suture threads remaining.
You should not take aspirin or any other medications that can thin the blood two weeks prior to the procedure.
A local anesthetic is used most of the time during the procedure.
The Silhouette Facelift is a procedure that can provide rejuvenation effects without having to undergo a traditional facelift, with its associated risks. During a Silhouette Lift absorbable cones suspended on a suture are threaded into the areas that need lifting. These cones are absorbed by the body within six months, leaving the suture behind to… Read More
This procedure is ideal for healthy people experiencing mild to moderate sagging in the lower and middle facial areas.
The Silhouette Facelift is a procedure that can rejuvenate and lift the face without the use of permanent, barbed sutures as in a thread lift. It is also less invasive than a conventional facelift which requires a longer recovery period.