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Everything you need to know about Threadlifts: How Threadlifts rejuvenate the face in under an hour

Everything you need to know about Threadlifts: How Threadlifts rejuvenate the face in under an hour

The Threadlift is a technique used by Advanced Medical Aesthetic practitioners to rejuvenate the face by the insertion of threads which lift the facial tissue and improve the facial contour.  As we age, our facial bone structure, muscle and fat composition, and skin condition changes. Certain key areas of the face age and this may manifest as a drooping brow, a loss of cheek volume, and jowl formation. The Thread Lift is a sophisticated non-surgical technique which takes into account how the facial aesthetic changes over time; and works to improve the appearance of global facial ageing.  All Thread Lifts[...]CONTINUE READING
How are pain and discomfort minimised during non-surgical aesthetic procedures?

How are pain and discomfort minimised during non-surgical aesthetic procedures?

One of the main concerns for those seeking non surgical aesthetic treatments is about the perceived pain and discomfort. While it is completely normal to have anxiety about injections and non surgical procedures such as dermal fillers; due to advances in Aesthetic techniques and skilled Medical practitioner knowledge, Non-surgical procedures now offer minimal discomfort and downtime. Patient comfort and safety is at the core of our ethos at Revivify London; here is how we ensure you experience minimal pain and discomfort during your procedure. 1. Procedures are undertaken with an Expert Injector Dr Samizadeh, Clinical Director at Revivify London, presents[...]CONTINUE READING
What are the different types of dermal filler?

What are the different types of dermal filler?

Dermal fillers are a versatile and effective aesthetic treatment and can vary in their use and type Familiar brand names include Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse, Sculptra and Perfectha.  From lip enhancement to non surgical facelifts, dermal fillers can offer transformative aesthetic results but the procedures are not risk or side effect free; and it’s therefore important to seek advice from an experienced aesthetic practitioner (healthcare professional) to ensure you are receiving the right dermal filler treatment for you.  Dermal filler treatment occurs in under an hour with minimal downtime, if any.  To minimise the discomfort of injections, local anesthetic can also[...]CONTINUE READING

Revivify London success story: Non-surgical facelift

At Revivify London we believe in evidence based practice, and enjoy sharing our clients’ journeys and stories with their permission.  We hope this can help you understand the different treatments that we offer and how they work, while also shedding some light on the experience at our clinic. This month we would like to share Mrs M’s journey. Mrs M is a lovely, joyful lady. When she first met our clinical director, Dr Samizadeh, she complained of looking tired and her face looking older than the age she felt. Mrs M wanted to look fresher, not 10 years younger as[...]CONTINUE READING
How to prepare for the party season?

How to prepare for the party season?

We all want to look and feel great for a busy festive time and social calendar over the festive period. At the Revivify London Mayfair clinic we are offering bespoke Christmas treatment packages as well as our recommendations on the perfect aesthetic treatments to make you look and feel fantastic in time for Christmas and the new year. Wrinkle relaxing injections (Botox) Wrinkle relaxing injections such as BOTOX have a plethora of anti-ageing benefits; from treating deep frown lines and wrinkles to rejuvenating the decolletage. The procedure typically takes under 30 minutes, with no downtime. Effects begin to show within[...]CONTINUE READING
What is the Nefertiti neck lift?

What is the Nefertiti neck lift?

Loss of natural facial volume due to age and gravity results in the skin around the jawline drooping and sagging. Ageing around the jawline and the neck can contribute to looking older than your years. Wrinkle relaxing injections such as Botox provide an uplifting effect and can be effectively used to restore the marked contours of the jawline and neck.  This is known as the Nefertiti neck lift, named after the Egyptian Queen Nefertiti. In addition, with a combination treatment utilising hyaluronic acid dermal fillers, the Nefertiti neck lift can restore the lost volume and rejuvenate the area back to its natural beauty. The[...]CONTINUE READING
What happens to the face as we age? The complexity of the ageing process

What happens to the face as we age? The complexity of the ageing process

Facial ageing is a complex, multi-layered process. The aesthetic medicine holy grail is the ability to correct, restore and beautify at any age.  While treating individual lines and wrinkles is often why many seek cosmetic procedures, the ageing process is global and complex. The lines and wrinkles may be the result of combination of skin ageing, loss of underlying fat, bony changes. Therefore, correction and beautification may require multiple treatment sessions with a bespoke treatment plan followed by a maintenance plan.  Here we explain this approach, and discuss why expert knowledge in this area is key to producing and maintaining beautiful aesthetic[...]CONTINUE READING
Is your aesthetic practitioner qualified?

Is your aesthetic practitioner qualified?

One of the primary concerns when considering aesthetic procedures such as anti ageing treatments is ensuring your treatment is undertaken by a trained and experienced healthcare professional. Non-surgical aesthetic procedures such as wrinkle reduction (Botox) injections and dermal fillers are not risk free; sound knowledge and experience is required to ensure that the risks are reduced and the best aesthetic outcome is achieved. Here we share some tips to help you choose the right practitioner and environment for your treatment. Are they a healthcare professional operating in a clinical setting? Because regulations for non-surgical aesthetic procedures are currently not in[...]CONTINUE READING