PDO or polydioxanone is a safe sugar based suture that can be used to improve the tone, texture and elasticity of skin, resulting in transforming sagging skin to firm and tighter skin, suitable for all ages.
In each thread there are tiny barbs, which when inserted into the skin, the barbs anchor onto sagging tissue and the thread can be maneuverer to readjust them to achieve a youthful and defined appearance.
This low risk and minimally invasive treatment involves
numbing the area being treated for 30 minutes, then multiple threads being inserted to the area of concern, sometimes being hatched or 'criss-crossed' onto each other. Once inserted, the threads provide a tightening effect whilst stimulating our natural collagen production within the skin.
PDO Threads can help assist:
- the appearance of sagging skin
- promotes the production of collagen and elastin growth
- targets fine lines and wrinkles, texture, and volume of the skin
PDO Threads cause minimal tissue reaction and minimal trauma to the tissue and fully dissolve after 6-8months, n
oticeable results within 8-12 weeks, lasting for up to 2 years. PDO Threading can be used alongside the following treatments:
- Neurotoxins (
- Dermal Fillers
- Micro needling
Some bruising, swelling or redness may be present post treatment. Please ensure you follow your aftercare to ensure you receive the best possible results!