Silhouette Soft Neck Lift
Changes related to Ageing and gravity cause loosening and drooping of the tissues of the neck. Even as early as the late 30s, many patients will dislike the appearance of their neck and desire rejuvenation. There may be early jowls. However, new minimally invasive procedure, the Silhouette Neck Lift can provide significant neck lifting and rejuvenation. In conjunction with the Silhouette Face Lift, this innovative procedure deliver a safe, simple and effective rejuvenation of the Lower Face and Neck.
35 – 60min
Up to 24 months
What is the Silhouette Soft Neck Lift, Minimally invasive Neck Lift?
Who is a good candidate for the Silhouette Soft Neck Lift?
The Silhouette Soft Neck Lift is an excellent option for patients with early jowling, who need a well defined cervico-mental angle and patients with early neck laxity or platysmal bands who wish to avoid major invasive procedures. Silhouette Soft Neck Lift is suitable for heavy necked male patients or patients who have residual neck laxity. The Silhouette Soft Neck Lift is suitable for patients in their 40’s to early 50’s.
How is the Silhouette Soft Neck Lift performed?
Initial consultation will determine the goals of treatment, make note of any associated abnormalities or asymmetry and plan the optimum treatment to achieve the ideal result in each patient. The Silhouette Soft Neck Lift is carried out in the out-patient setting and takes approximately 45 minutes. A local anaesthetic injection is used to ensure that the treatment is as comfortable as possible. Liposculpture of the neck may be performed to remove any excess fat. The Silhouette Threads are passed from below the earlobe to the anterior neck just below the jaw-line. The Threads are then pulled back to lift the neck and define the jaw-line and secured to the deep sub cutaneous tissue.
Will the treatment be painful / cause bruising?
Minimal discomfort is expected during the treatment and minimal bruising may occur, which will usually resolve after 1-2 weeks.
When will results be seen?
Improvement in the neck and jaw line will be seen immediately following the Silhouette Soft Neck Lift procedure. Any swelling will resolve in 1 week.
How long will the result last?
The effects of the Silhouette Soft Neck Lift last for an average period of 18 months. However, this procedure rejuvenates the neck.
What are the side effects or risks?
Mild discomfort, swelling and bruising can occur. Infections with the Neck Lift are rare. The neck may feel tight for the first few days and the area may be tender for the first 2 weeks.
When will I be able to return to normal activities?
Usual activities are advised from next day following the Silhouette Soft Neck Lift. Avoid vigorous activity for 2 weeks following the Lift.