How long does the procedure take?
The procedure normally takes about an hour.
How long do the results last?
The effects of the thread facelift last up to five years.
Will the procedure hurt?
The procedure can be uncomfortable, so local anaesthetic is normally used in the area.
How many sessions will I need?
Only one session is required.
When can I go back to normal day-to-day activities?
You can go back to normal activities the same day. Though we recommend you avoid excessive heat for about two weeks after (e.g. sunbathing, sunbeds, saunas). There may be some bruising in the area so you may want to consider this if you are planning trips away or special days.
Are there any alternatives to this procedure?
Yes, various forms of surgical and non surgical procedures are available including a surgical facelift, liquid facelift, dermal fillers and wrinkle smoothing. You can discuss your desired results with one of our friendly co-coordinators or non-surgical practitioners who will be able to guide you as to the best treatments for you.
Can I combine this procedure with other procedures?
Yes, many clients choose to have other procedures at the same time.
Are your practitioners suitably qualified and registered?
All of our practitioners are registered with relevant professional bodies and are hold all required specialist qualifications. Please feel free to ask your practitioner about his or her experience and qualifications; they understand and support that this is vital information to your decision making process.
Where are your clinics?
Nu Cosmetic Clinic offers referrals to a range of locations across the UK.