B. Realistic

Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Member since 10/7/2010


  • 6 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

So Pleased, Went Back for More! But DO Try Other Procecures First! - Prague, Czech Republic

I’ve just had my 3rd thread lift in 2 years, and each experience has been very different. All were performed by the same doctor in the same clinic. The first procedure was for nasolabial folds, the second for sagging around the marionette lines, and the third for the jawline and under the chin. The first procedure left me bizarrely swollen (think Heath Ledger as Joker) for several days,... READ MORE

Questions from B. Realistic

Is There a Difference Between US and European Thread Lift?

I'm 3 days post op, thread lift on cheeks done in Prague. Unlike many experiences posted here, bruising is minimal. I followed pre-op advice carefully, and I don't tend... READ MORE

Recent comments from B. Realistic

Good points here. Both show the importance of using a suite of techniques and procedures to complement the thread lift, which I think isn't sufficient as a stand-alone procedure. I tried less invasive therapies (laser, peels, botox,... READ COMMENT

I'm sorry to hear about your ordeal, cancan! My first thread lift was for nasolabial folds too, and it HURT awfully the first day or so. I'm guessing there's a lot of sensitive nerves in the mid-face region that can get tweaked. (I've... READ COMMENT

Hi. I'm 664056anon. In the nearly 2 years since I wrote I've had the procedure done two more times! Obviously, the first one went well enough to keep me coming back for more. :) But it took about 4 months for satisfactory results. I had... READ COMMENT

Hariet, I think I agree with you. The threads lift the flesh under the skin more than the skin itself. For excess skin, a face lift is usually suggested. If you want to explore less invasive methods, look into thermage or laser... READ COMMENT