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Lip threads the pros and cons

Thread lifts for sagging jowls are well known but now lips are getting the treatment. But what do the experts think?   Lip threads are yet another treatment made popular by member of the Kardashian family – in this case Kylie Jenner –  and they’re getting a lot of press at the moment. It’s a novel twist on an already established procedure – the thread lift for the face.  The thread lift has been used for quite some time to lift sagging jaw lines and turkey necks, and if done well it can have impressive results. So, lip threads are…

Thread lifts: the pro’s and con’s of the lunchtime facelift

Thinking about at quick ‘lift’. Dr A. Bolin looks at Thread Lifts: “lunchtime facelift” and the benefits, risks and potential complications you should consider. Fancy having a “lunchtime facelift” to achieve a more youthful appearance? Also known as a ‘thread lift,’ ‘silhouette lift,’ ‘PDO lift’, ‘contour lift’ or ‘feather lift’, this is a less invasive option for a full face lift than surgery. It doesn’t cost as much and has no down time, but that doesn’t mean it’s risk or complication free, and it’s important to consider those factors when choosing the best procedure for your skin’s needs. How and…

Dr Penelope Tympanidis

Dr Penelope Tympanidis, consultant dermatologist and owner of the Dermaperfect Clinic on Harley Street, is one of London’s leading dermatologists and has been a pioneer in minimally invasive anti-aging and body sculpturing techniques for the last 20 years. Dr Tympanidis is recognised by the European Board of Dermatology. She trained at Tufts in the USA and UCL in London, and has worked as a Clinical Research Registrar at the Department of Dermatology at UCL and the Royal Free/UCL Medical School Campus and as a Consultant in Dermatology at Mayday University Hospital in London, as as well as Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.…

Silhouette Soft (thread) face lift

What is a Silhouette Soft face lift? The Silhouette Soft (suture lift or thread lift) face lift is non-surgical procedure where sagging skin, usually around the midface, cheeks, jowls, brows and neck, is lifted by tiny threads to give the face a more youthful appearance. It is one of a number of different types of ‘thread’ lifts available today and according to www.consultingroom.com  is also known as a ‘one-stitch face lift’ or ‘puppet face lift’. It takes under an hour to perform and the effects can last up to 18 months.  Performed correctly, it can give great results with minimal risks, which may…

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Harley Street Emporium is a website where you can find a doctor, find information on perimenopause and menopause, women’s health and skin care. We feature the best anti-aging skin care products and the best acne products as well as information on how to treat various skin conditions. Consumers can also book with some of the UK’s best menopause doctors, plastic surgeons, dermatologists and aesthetic practitioners. Harley Street Emporium features editorially independent information about skin care, skin conditions and treatments. The site also features a glossary of ingredients telling consumers what each one does and if there are any safety concerns…