This non-surgical facelifting and tightening treatment helps to stimulate collagen production, increase elasticity and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and saggy skin. Here are some frequently asked questions about PDO Mono Threads and what to expect during and after your treatment.
What are PDO Mono Threads?
PDO Mono Threads are small absorbable polydioxanone (PDO) threads that are placed beneath the surface of the skin to provide a gentle lift and skin tightening effect.
How do they work?
What are the benefits?
PDO Mono Threads have a multitude of benefits including;
- Skin tightening & lifting
- Increasing collagen production
- Lifted cheeks
- A more defined jawline
- Facial contour
- Softer smile lines
- Lifted and softer eyebrows
- Smoother neck lines
- Improved skin texture
- Facial rejuvenation
- Minimal downtime
- Instant, long-lasting results
What areas can be treated with PDO Threads?
PDO Mono Threads can be used to treat the following areas;
- Frown lines
- Nasolabial folds
- Under eye area
- Forehead lines
- Crow’s feet
- Eyebrow lift
- Mouth lines
- Smile lines
- Lip lines
- Under the chin and more.
How long do results last ?
PDO Mono Threads create a tightening effect that can last up to 12 months after your treatment.
Is it painful?
The treatment is pain-free as the registered nurse/practitioner will apply a topical anaesthetic numbing cream at least 30 minutes prior to treatment to ensure there is no discomfort during treatment.
Is there any downtime?
Similar to most injectable treatments, there may be some bruising or swelling which usually subsides within a few days.
How many treatments do I need?
Results can be seen after one treatment. A second treatment may be recommended after 6-8 months, depending on the treatment area and skin type to maintain the tightening effects.
How long does the treatment take?
The treatment only takes 15-30mins depending on the treatment area. Following treatment, you can resume your daily routine.
Who performs the treatment?
This medical-grade treatment is performed by our expert team of Registered Nurses who will create a personalised treatment plan tailored to your concerns to help you achieve a more rejuvenated, youthful appearance.
Thinking about trying PDO Mono Threads? Book a consultation with our Cosmetic Nurses today!