Non-Surgical Procedures – Silhouette Suture
Known support wires with the Silhouette Suture, are a modern product and came to contribute much in the arsenal of materials used in aesthetic medicine. They consist of small cones forming a thread of a material called polylactic acid, fully absorbable by the body and this is one of its major advantages over other types of yarns used in the past. It is indicated for the repositioning of facial tissues quickly and minimally invasive, and improve skin quality of the regions where it is applied.
Can be performed in the Office of a plastic surgeon with a local anaesthetic providing immediate results and pretty natural with an approximate length between 18 months.
– Frequently asked questions
What is the Suture Silhouette?
The Silhouette wire Suture and considered a technological innovation which aims to improve the facial contour, returning the deep tissue at the site of origin, treating the wrinkles and improving the quality of the skin in the treated area. He has the ability to provide a lift to the face with immediate result and very natural.
What are the main indications for the use of the Silhouette Suture?
The suture Silhouette are especially indicated for patients from 30 years of age who show signs of aging but still has no indication for a plastic surgery on his face, or those patients who are afraid or cannot undergo a facelift and have the desire to improve your appearance in a natural way.
What are the areas in which the wire Silhouette can be used?
The main regions are on the cheeks and cheekbones (increasing the and giving a fuller appearance, returning the youthfulness signal), the region of the mandible, highlighting the jawline and emphasizing and returning the beauty of mandibular contour, and eyebrows, which can be high in its caudal portion giving an air of sensuality and youth. Can also be used on the neck giving a smooth look of the skin of the neck.
The suture with Silhouette is safe?
The answer is Yes! Silhouette wires consist of a material known as polylactic acid (PLA) which has been used for many years in different pharmaceutical and medical applications with heavy security. It is a natural component, biocompatible and fully absorbable by the body.
What precautions should I take after the placing of the Silhouette?
The procedure is relatively simple and can be performed by a trained plastic surgeon or dermatologist in outpatient environment under local anesthesia and takes about 45 minutes, depending on the size of the area to be treated. We recommend avoiding sun exposure during the first week after the procedure and only physical activities after 15 days. The result is immediate, but there may be a swelling in the first 3 days.