THE ICONIC HIFU FACELIFT USES A MULTI-ACTION ULTRASONIC TECHNOLOGY THAT CAN HELP TO GET RID OF UNWANTED FAT CELLS ON THE FACE GIVING YOU A MORE V-SHAPE & SLIMMER FACIAL CONTOUR, BY ALTERING THE SKINS ELASTICITY & STIMULATING CELLULAR GENERATION ACTIVITY, THE ICONIC HIFU FACELIFT HELPS TO TIGHTEN AND FIRM UP THE SKIN.
HIFU WORKS BY TARGETING THE SUPERFICIAL MUSCULAR APONEUROTIC SYSTEM (SMAS) THAT IS THE LAYER OF TISSUE DEEP WITHIN THE SKIN BY TRIGGERING THE BODY’S NATURAL REGENERATIVE RESPONSE TO ALLOW THE SKIN TO LIFT OVER THE TARGET AREAS. IT USES HIGH AMOUNT OF HEAT THAT REACHES UP TO 72 DEGREES UNDER THE SKIN TO DAMAGE FAT CELLS WHICH COULD HELP TO REDUCE DOUBLE CHINS.
THE SMAS LAYER IS A VITAL SUPPORT STRUCTURE FOR THE FACE AND THIS LAYER LOSES ELASTICITY WITH AGE WHICH RESULTS IN SAGGY SKIN. DURING A SURGICAL FACELIFT, THIS IS THE LAYER THAT IS TARGETED IN ORDER TO CREATE A “LIFTED” EFFECT. THE ICONIC HIFU FACELIFT WORKS ON THIS LAYER BY MANIPULATING AND HEATING THE SKIN LAYERS TO TEMPERATURES OF 65 – 75 DEGREES CELSIUS IT IN ORDER TO REDUCE SIGNS OF AGING.
ResultsInstant lifting and tightening of the facial area can be seen. Due to the bio-absorbable properties of the threads, stimulation of collagen production deep within the skin layer happens over time. Results can last from 6 to 36 months depending on thread material and other factors like metabolism, lifestyle and smoking.
What to expectPrior to your first treatment, your doctor will consult with you to assess your skin condition and your suitability for ICONIC Face Thread Lift and discuss any concerns or questions you may have. Numbing of the insertion area is done prior to the procedure.
BenefitsNatural face lifting effect, contouring V shape face and jaw slimming effect can be achieved with different vector pulling of the thread. The bio-absorbable properties of the threads results in constant stimulation of collagen deep within the skin and in the long run, can improve overall skin texture and elasticity even when threads are fully dissolved.
DowntimeMild swelling and/or bruising may be seen around the insertion area, of which will subside in the next few days.
Post treatment careDaily hydrating and moisturizing, Sunscreen against UVA & UVB with SPF 50+ and above. Avoid swimming, sauna and any other activities that can expose the skin to high temperatures. Patient will be advised on post treatment care after the procedure.
Follow upPatient will be advised to return for a follow up session 2-3 weeks post procedure. Combination treatment with ICONIC Collagen Thread lift and Fillers Liquid Facelift would provide optimal results.