What is a PDO thread lift?

A PDO thread lift is an effective cosmetic technique to lift and tighten sagging skin tissues by stimulating collagen production. As explained above, during the treatment we advance fine, absorbable threads made from polydioxanone (PDO) into the subcutaneous layer of your skin using small needles. PDO threads have been used safely as medical sutures for [...]

What is a PDO thread lift?2017-04-05T14:55:02+01:00

What happens during a PDO threads treatment?

Before your PDO threads treatment, we will inject local anaesthetic into the treatment area so that you don’t feel any discomfort during the procedure. The PDO threads are then introduced using a micro-needle, and advanced along pre-marked lines that we feel will give you the best outcomes.

What happens during a PDO threads treatment?2017-04-05T14:54:40+01:00

How soon should I be able to see the results of my PDO threads treatment?

You should be able to see a visible lift in the treated areas straight away. However, the results of your treatment will continue to improve over the next two to six months as new collagen grows around and between the threads to further lift and tighten your skin.

How soon should I be able to see the results of my PDO threads treatment?2017-04-05T14:54:05+01:00

How long should the results last?

The lifting effect is at its peak after six months, but the overall effects of the treatment should last for between two to three years.

How long should the results last?2017-04-05T14:53:41+01:00

Are there any side effects?

No surgical procedure – no matter how minimally invasive - is without risk, but the level of risk is often down to the expertise and experience of the medical professional carrying out your procedure. Although not as invasive as other lifting procedures, your face is likely to feel sore and look swollen and puffy for [...]

Are there any side effects?2017-04-05T14:53:11+01:00

Do I need to avoid any activities after the treatment or follow a specific aftercare regime?

After any treatment, we’ll give you detailed aftercare instructions that relate to your procedure, so you know what to do and what to expect. We’ll also explain what activities you need to avoid and for how long. Dawn will want to see you for a follow-up appointment seven days after your PDO thread lift, then [...]

Do I need to avoid any activities after the treatment or follow a specific aftercare regime?2017-04-05T14:52:06+01:00

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