Thread facelift Results

A silhouette facelift is the most advanced non-surgical facelift any cosmetic clinic can provide. They offer immediate tightening and gradual regenerative results because they are made of biodegradable sutures.
Thread lifts are a non-surgical treatment in which threads are introduced just under the skin’s surface to lift and strategically rearrange the skin. Because the threads are a foreign substance your body does not recognize, they activate a wound-healing response, increasing natural collagen, elastin, and binding tissue synthesis. The natural production of these vital components enables your body to retain the benefits of your thread lift.

What are the threads?

They are cosmetic sutures made of polymers such as poly-lactic acid (PLLA) and polydioxanone (PDO) threads. Their advantage is the immediate lifting without adding volume to the area.
Threads were first used for cosmetic purposes in the late 1990s. However, Canada was late to adopt this practice. Threading is a simple but difficult technique. The threads are inserted through a cannula and tucked behind the skin.

Non-surgical facelift Case 1031

The patient is a female in her mid-60. Her main complaint is the saggy skin around the jawlines. She is on blood pressure medication. But healthy otherwise.


We marked the entry points and lidocaine without injecting norepinephrine. Thus implanting the threads on the dermal level gives more effective results. Therefore, We applied cold compressing directly after the procedure.

Thread Facelift Side Effects

The most common adverse effects are bruising and swelling, which last about a week but vary based on the individual’s skin type.

Albany Cosmetic and Laser Center Medical Team Dr. Kamal Alhallak (Ph.D.), Dr. Salem Tomi M.D., and R.N. Dima Omran

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About the Author

Kamal Alhallak, Ph.D. in Pharmacy, MBA

Dr. Alhallak has established himself as a leading figure in the field of cosmetics and aesthetics, notably in the Canadian healthcare industry. In 2016, he established the Albany Cosmetic and Laser Center, which offers patients cutting-edge procedures such as laser skin resurfacing, IPL photofacials, neurotoxic and dermal fillers, and more. Because of its mix of cutting-edge technology and individualised attention from Dr. Alhallak, the facility has become one of Alberta's most popular places for aesthetic care and laser research. Dr. Alhallak was designated one of the Top 100 Healthcare Leaders by the International Forum for Advancement in Healthcare (IFAH) in 2021.

You can order our book entitled “The Ultimate Guide for Laser and Ipl in the Aesthetic Field” from Springer website and Amazon. This Book is authored by the health professional team including: Dr. Kamal Alhallak, Dr. Salem Tomi, Dr. Adel Abdulhafid, R.N. Dima Omran.


This case study is based on the personal experience of one patient and is not intended to represent typical results. Individual results may vary, and the treatment results depicted in this case study are not guaranteed. The information provided in this case study is not a substitute for a consultation with a licensed healthcare provider, and it is important to understand that results vary from person to person. Before undergoing any cosmetic treatment, it is important to speak with a licensed healthcare provider to understand the potential risks, benefits, and results.

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