APTOS is a minimally invasive thread and methods of face and body lifting, contouring and rejuvenation. The methods have been invented in 1996 by Georgian plastic surgeon Marlen Sulamanidze and has been developed by Dr. George and Constantin Sulamanidze. The plastic thread and the methods of installing have obtained 18 patents of which 8 are international.

APTOS methods are reliable, have momentary results, do not leave seams and help to improve and reduce process of skin fading.

From 1996 the APTOS has produced unique threads for plastic and aesthetic surgery and cosmetology that have gained the world’s recognition and are successfully applied by specialists in more than 50 countries.


APTOS threads are made of both non-absorbable (polypropylene) and absorbable (poly-L-lactic acid + caprolactone) material. Polypropylene threads are used in surgery for more than 50 years. Polylactic threads are composed of fully absorbable, non-allergic material used in medicine for many years. Threads provide double action: lifting and rejuvenation.

APTOS Threads have specially designed barbs that provide soft grip on surrounding tissues.

As absorbable threads dissolve naturally, the skin starts to produce more collagen which gives a longer-lasting result. Over time they improve skin tone, texture, colour and hydration. The inventor and pioneer of thread lifting with more than 22 years of experience.

APTOS is the leading designer and manufacturer of tensile lines for facial and body rejuvenation. The APTOS tensor wires currently used in 48 countries around the world.

APTOS Tensioning Ties is a minimally invasive technique that restores the contours of the face and body and thus slows down the aging process. The wires are fixed in an aesthetically advantageous position. The natural mimicry of the face is preserved. Each subsequent barb is located in the opposite direction from the previous, which allows stronger hypodermic fixation, grouping the tissues on every micro-section of the thread. Absorbable threads with barbs for lifting and armouring. Visage is a new dawn in thread lifting for minimally invasive procedures. The threads have special barb arrangement. Each subsequent barb is located on the opposite direction from the previous one, that allows stronger hypodermic fixation and supports grouping the tissues on every micro-section of the thread.


Aptos - Light Lift Spring Method Résorbable

Aptos - Light Lift Spring Soft Method Résorbable

Aptos - Light Lift linea 120mm: 10 per pack

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