Aptos Light Lift Spring ® Description
Thread lift is an elevation of various face parts with special threads. The title Aptos ® is combined from two parts – a (negation) and ptosis, which translated from Latin means abasement, descent. The procedure where Aptos Light Lift Spring ® threads are used means literally «against descent». After lift, from 1 to 3 months, at the place of insignificant injury of connective tissue, new tissue with clear contours is formed. The main types of threads used are: free floating cogged or barbed threads which should not be suspended in order to hold the lift and smooth or suspension threads which should be anchored to a stable structure of the face or scalp.
Features of Aptos ® Light Lift ® Spring
Thanks to microscopic prominence Light Lift ® safely fix and form strong frame supporting soft tissues. L-lactic acid ensures additional rejuvenating effect and activates renovation of the skin cells slowing the aging process down. The threads are inserted with the special guide needle through punctures on the skin. Aptos ® Light Lift ® Spring are original thread springs from biodegradable material which tighten the corners of the mouth and reduce or even eliminate wrinkles of sadness. Thanks to this method, the mentioned zones of the soft tissues. With that the threads do not change the facial expression.
Benefits of Aptos ® Light Lift ® Spring
Lifting with Aptos ® threads is a real facelift which presupposes movement of tissues to new position. During this procedure, bio-compatible threads made from caprolac are placed into the soft tissues of the face through small (2-3mm) cuts. Microscopic notches (a kind of anchors) are throughout these threads which help to move the skin and then fix it in necessary position. Facelift with Aptos ® threads was conducted with local anaesthesia and takes around 30-40 minutes. The initial result is visible immediately after the procedure, and the final result can be assessed in 2-3 weeks. During that period the patient should avoid active expression and masticatory movements. Effect is maintained for 2-3 years.
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