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Endotine Information

Endotine, a kind of thread lift for facelift and an implant used for pulling wrinkles

Thread Lift

  • Duration : 1~2 hours
  • Anesthesia : Local anesthesia with sedation
  • Hospitalization : Not required
  • Stitch removal : 1~2 weeks later
  • Postoperative visits : 3~4 times
  • Recovery period : Return to everyday activity possible after 1-2 weeks
What is Endotine?
Endotine is an implant which is used to pull wrinkles. It is fixated within skin layer to tightened up your skin to the desired location and increases skin elasticity as well. This procedure at WONJIN, especially effective for thick and deep wrinkles, absorbs within the body after 6 months, creating a more natural and semi permanent face lifting effect, which is popular among middle aged patients.
Appropriate for those who
  1. 1. Have thick, deep wrinkles on forehead and glabella
  2. 2. Have extremely saggy eyelids due to droopy eyebrows.
  3. 3. Need more than Botox to improve wrinkles
  4. 4. Have a stretchy chin from sagging cheeks
  5. 5. Lift eyebrows/forehead when opening eyes

The Effect of Endotine

Improve thick, deep wrinkles, Reduce nerve damage and chance of balding, Implant absorbs within the body, creating a semi permanent effect, Flexible treatment area control possible

Areas for Endotine

Forehead, Eyebrows, Smile lines, Cheeks, Lips, Neck Image Before surgery → 3 months after surgery Image

Forehead Endotine surgical method

Forehead Endotine surgical method Image
01. Incise and desquamate
Incise two sites behind the hairline 3-4cm
02. Choose location
Choose location by inserting endotine through micro openings
03. Thread insertion
Desquamate skin from eyebrow to temporal region and pull
04. Fixate
Lift desquamated skin and fixate towards the implant