PDO Threads are another method of tightening and thickening your skin. A PDO Thread treatment is different from a thread lift which uses long barbed threads to lift tissue, a PDO Thread treatment provides an improvement of fine lines and wrinkles by gradually stimulating natural collagen production.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long until I see the results of the PDO Threads?
You will begin to see the results within 6 weeks of your treatment. These results will continue to improve over the next 2-6 months as new collagen is produced.
How long will the results last?
PDO Threads help to create new collagen that supports your face and creates a tightening effect that lasts 6-12 months after your treatment. The results may vary depending on your lifestyle factors such as smoking, alcohol and exercise ect. It is recommended to have another PDO Thread treatment six months after the initial treatment to maintain the tightening effects.
Does the procedure hurt?
Topic anaesthetic will be applied before the PDO Thread treatment, so you experience minimal discomfort during the procedure. You may experience a firm feeling and some tenderness in the area that has been treated for a few days after the procedure. Pain relief gas is available if you’re finding the procedure uncomfortable.
How long does the PDO Thread treatment take?
The time of treatment can vary based on factors, such as the size of the area being treated, but will typically take anywhere between 30-60 minutes.
What is the downtime for this procedure?
A PDO Thread treatment may produce swelling and bruising in the area which has been treated, these side effects will subside.