◆ Surgical information
Anesthesia : IV Sedation + Local Anesthesia
Post operative treatment visits : 2-3 times
Stitch removal :7 days after
Recovery Care : Bruising and swelling care
◆ What is Elastic Lifting?
Elastic Lifting is a type of thread lifting that uses elastic threads instead of inelastic kind that is commonly used. The result of elastic liftig is very stable and natural yet, the incision is minimized and recovery is very fast that you almost have no downtime. The damage to tissue is reduced and it delivers a natual result that does not interfere with making facial expressions.
April31 Plastic Surgery Clinic Elastic Lifting
The Elasticum invented by Dr. Sergio Capurro in 1998 is an elastic band designed
for facial lifting and is made with silicone and polyester. This band provides a
natural facial movement with its elasticity
Advantages of Elastic Lifting
√ Soft Material
√ Fast Recovery
√ Natural Movements
◆ Candidates for Elastic lifting!
01. People who want V-line face
02. People who have sagging and wrinkles from facial countring surgery
03. People who have thick saggy cheeks
04. People who do not have defined jaw lines
05. People who are concerned about neck wrinkles
06. People who want lifting but are worried about incisions and scars
07. People who want a fast recovery
08. People who want long lasting lifting effect
◆ Surgical Methods of Elastic lifting
Elastic Lifting with Natural Movements!
1. Surgical Method
The current existing thread lifting targets dermis area while this
new elastic lifting targets SMAS layer for more fundamental
2. Surgical Area
◆ Elastic lifting FAQ
Q. Does it cause any irratation?
A. Elasticum is very similar to human tissue therefore it settles down with no irratation.
Q. How long does swelling last?
A. Compared to incisional facelift, the incision is very small therefore recovery is fast.
Q. How is the result?
A. With elastic bands, your facial expression will be just as natural as before.
Q. How long will the effect last?
A. It will last about 5 years.
◆ Treatment plan
01. Examine facial structure
and condition through medical
02. Consult with Facelift
Specialist Dr. Jae Hoon Kim
03. Devise a surgery plan
suitable for each patient
04. Perform surgery
and monitor recovery