Silhouette InstaLift is an FDA-approved device designed to elevate the cheek and lift sagging skin around the mouth and jawline. The device is a resorbable suture with bi-directional cones made of glycolide / L-lactide (PLGA). Over time they stimulate fibroblasts for gradual collagen maturation. Results are instant and last up to 18 months.
|Facial Rejuvenation Need||Available Solution|
|Address tone and texture||Laser resurfacing, microdermabrasion, creams and lotions|
|Fill lines and replacement of lost volume||Dermal fillers|
|Tighten skin||Radiofrequency and ultrasound procedures|
|Unmet Rejuvenation Need||Solution Now Available|
|Lift deeper layers of skin||Silhouette InstaLift|
Frequently Asked Questions
What can Silhouette InstaLift do to improve my appearance?
Sagging facial skin is one of the major contributors to an aged and tired appearance. Silhouette InstaLift lifts the deeper layers of your skin for a more youthful look.
Who is a good candidate?
Silhouette InstaLift a minimally-invasive solution for many men and women who are interested in refreshing their appearance without major surgery. Suitable candidates have good skin quality, with mild to moderate sagging of the skin in the mid-face.
Who is not a candidate?
Silhouette InstaLift should not be used in patients with any known allergy or foreign body sensitivities to plastic biomaterial. The device should not be used in patients with very thin soft tissue of the face in which the implant may be palpable.
What are the side effects that might happen with this procedure?
After placement, patients may experience a minimal acute infammatory tissue reaction. Symptoms may include minor pain, swelling and bruising. Other potential side effects include allergic reaction, sensory nerve injury, asymmetry or banding.