BEING ABLE TO HOLD WATER 1000 TIMES THE AMOUNT OF ITS OWN WEIGHT, HYALURONIC ACID (HA) IS AN IMMENSELY POPULAR HYDRATING AGENT TO MAINTAIN OPTIMAL HYDRATION LEVEL FOR THE SKIN. ICON SIGNATURE SKIN BOOSTER IS A PROCEDURE THAT INJECTS THESE STABILISED HA DEEP INTO THE SKIN LAYER TO IMPROVE SKIN HYDRATION AND QUALITY. WELL-HYDRATED SKIN LEADS TO FIRMER, MORE RADIANT AND BOUNCY SKIN.
HA IS A NATURAL OCCURRING SUBSTANCE THAT CAN BE FOUND IN HUMAN BODIES. BUT AS THE BODY AGES, HA ALSO GRADUALLY BECOMES LESSER IN AMOUNT AND WEAKER IN QUALITY. AS SUCH, REPLENISHING THE BODY WITH SUFFICIENT HA IS IMPORTANT IN KEEPING YOUR SKIN HEALTHY AND HYDRATED. WITH BETTER SKIN QUALITY COMES BETTER SKIN TEXTURE AND HENCE, SKIN PROBLEMS LIKE FINE LINES, FLAKING SKIN AND EVEN MILD SCARRING CAN ALSO BE GRADUALLY REDUCED OVERTIME.
SKIN BOOSTER IS A QUICK, SAFE AND STRAIGHTFORWARD PROCEDURE THAT HAS MINIMAL DOWNTIME. NUMBING IS DONE PRIOR TO THE PROCEDURE TO ENSURE THAT MINIMAL DISCOMFORT IS FELT DURING THE TREATMENT. AFTER WHICH, STABILISED HA ARE BEING DIRECTLY INJECTED INTO THE CONCERNED AREAS TO ENSURE OPTIMAL ABSORPTION BY THE SKIN. RESULTS CAN LAST UP TO 3 MONTHS WITH FOLLOW-UP PROCEDURES IN BETWEEN.
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.