Rapid LiftSM

Quick Jowl Lifting Without Surgery

Rapid LiftSM is a lifting procedure combining Fillers and Thread Lift to restore volume of the face and to tighten the skin..

The first component uses fillers to restore volume to correct nasolabial folds, early jowls, marionette lines, and receding chin. 

The second component uses thread lift to provide further Thread Lift is a mini-surgical procedure to improve visible and early signs of aging on the face and neck.  PDO (Polydioxanone) and PLLA(Poly-L-Lactic Acid) threads are absorbable sutures which can improve early skin laxity by lifting and rejuvenate skin by stimulating collagen volume restoration.  These sutures were initially developed for use in surgery procedures and have received FDA clearance and are now recognized as a safe, minimally-invasive alternative to traditional aesthetic procedures such as full face, jaw, brow, and neck lifts.

Rapid Lift with simultaneous thread lift and fillers tightens skin and restores volume at the same time.

The primary benefit to this procedure over traditional facelifts are reduced costs, scarring, healing time, and invasiveness.

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Frequent Ask Question


Following local anesthesia, fillers are injected slowly and retrograde in low pressure settings to slowly, incrementally, and gradually restore the lost volume of the targeted skin sites.

Thread Lift

Specific areas of facial collagen or fat loss are addressed with serial sessions monthly injections.  The treatments are sized to your dimensions and customized to your specific facial needs.

The area for lifting or volume restoration is marked. Under local anesthesia, needle puncture sites are used to insert the absorbable sutures, followed by undermining and massaging. 

Smooth sutures are inserted at the desired sites to stimulate collagen restoration, whereas barbed sutures are inserted a distance to improve the desired sites skin laxity.  

Treatment typically takes about two hours. 

Local anesthesia is used.

For lifting, the results are seen immediately, although optimal results are usually seen 2-3 weeks after the treatment. 

For collagen volume restoration, the results are usually seen 2-3 weeks after the treatment. 

Threads will dissolve within 3-6 months.

While the threads will dissolve within 3-6 months, the new collagen growth can continue up to 18 months after the treatment.

Additional maintenance is required.

Healthy eating and exercise are helpful to enhance results.

Further treatment may be recommended to further results.

Recovery lasts one weekend

Mild swelling, soreness, and moderate bruising are expected.

Most people return to work and activities within one weekend.

Advanced Aesthetic Center

Tel (626) 447-8828

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623 W Duarte Rd, Ste. A, Arcadia, CA 91007