September 25, 2020
When the perpetually radiant Gwyneth Paltrow brought thread lifting into the spotlight wayyy back in 2015, it was a somewhat controversial procedure with limited availability and uncertain results—but as usual, Gwyneth was just ahead of her time. Now, thanks to major improvements in technology, materials, and techniques, threading has become one of the most popular cosmetic processes and a hot topic of conversation in mainstream media and dermatologist offices alike. But despite their wide appeal, threads still retain an air of mystery. How do these miracle strands work, and what are they made of? How long do they last, and are they a better option than plastic surgery? We’re here to answer all of these questions by busting the four biggest myths about thread lifting with help from Jordan Jacobs, who just so happens to be a personal fan.