What is Spider Web Thread Procedure?

Spider web is a non-surgical lift method using Polydioxanone (PDO)/Polycaprolactone (PCL) threads.

These threads have been used in surgery for years. They are woven like a spider web under the skin using very thin needles to re-stimulates the collagen production of the body to compensate for the decreased collagen.

Spider Web Thread Lift is an aesthetic procedure performed to make the skin look younger by lifting and tightening sagging skin tissues.

In what situations do you use Spider Web Threads?

The Spider Web Thread technique can be of benefit to anyone with;

  • acne scarring and uneven skin texture
  • sagging skin
  • wrinkles on the face including the lower eyelid 
  • need to augment other anti-aging treatments
  • apparent lower chin line and neck
  • the desire to rejuvenate and refresh the face

How is the procedure performed?

First, a preliminary examination is performed by the doctor to decide whether the patient is a suitable candidate for this procedure or not. Then, a topical anaesthetic cream is applied to the treatment area(s) to minimize pain or discomfort. 

The procedure is performed by placing the threads under the skin using the tunnel technique with the help of fine-tipped needles. The threads used in the spider web procedure are self-resolvable and harmless with no cuts or stitches required. 

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When do I expect to see results and how long will the results last?

Results of spider web threads are seen within 6 months, the effect lasts up to 2 years and can be repeated if deemed necessary.

What side effects do I expect?

After spider web threads, patients may experience slight bruises or redness at the entry points of the threads.

The threads which are used are absorbable surgical threads, safe and approved for use in medical practice.