The Non-Surgical Facelift
PDO thread lifts are the ideal non-surgical alternatives to traditional facelifts. If you want the natural and youthful lift of youth, defined cheekbones, and taut skin without surgeries, incisions, or scalpels, then a PDO thread lift is the ideal procedure for you. PDO thread lifts involve using dissolvable and biocompatible sutures to lift your skin’s surface without surgeries or downtime. Revitalize! CNY uses the most effective and biocompatible sutures to ensure optimal recovery.
What is a PDO Thread Lift?
PDO thread lift is a non-surgical procedure that involves the strategic placement of non-toxic, biocompatible, and absorbable sutures to give a gentle lift to your skin’s surface. It’s often called a “non-surgical facelift” because it produces similar results as a facelift, but without incisions or scalpels. PDO threads are made of polydioxanone, an absorbable, flexible, and durable component commonly used for cardiothoracic surgery. Besides giving your face an immediate lift, they also boost your skin’s collagen production capacities, increasing your skin’s youthful firmness.
PDO threads are completely biocompatible and absorbable, so they dissolve within the human body in 4 to 6 months. However, they produce sufficient collagen fibers in that period to ensure your face continues looking firm and taut. The collagen plumps your skin, reduces wrinkles, and smoothens other textural irregularities. Since there aren’t any incisions or surgeries, you don’t have to worry about scars or downtime. The results from a PDO thread lift last for up to 2 years before needing touch ups.
What Are the Benefits of a PDO Thread Lift?
- Non-surgical alternative to facelifts
- No pain and discomfort
- Minimal downtime
- Reduced wrinkles and fine lines
- Tightened skin tissues
- Immediate onset of results
- Long-lasting results
- Natural-looking results
- Completely safe
What Does a PDO Thread Lift Treat?
PDO thread lifts primarily treat issues that arise due to age and the gradual loss of collagen and elastin from your skin’s surface. As you grow older, the lack of collagen and elastin in your skin makes your skin tissues droop downwards instead of staying upright. A PDO thread lift gives your skin the structural support it needs to stay upright, firm, and taut. Furthermore, collagen production reduces the wrinkles and smoothens the skin’s surface. As PDO thread lifts generally treat sagging skin, laxity, nasolabial folds, jowls, fine lines, and wrinkles.
Who Are the Ideal Candidates for a PDO Thread Lift?
You’re the ideal candidate for a PDO thread lift if you want the benefits of a facelift without the scalpels, incisions, scars, and downtime. You should consider a PDO thread lift if you’re unhappy with your sagging skin, wrinkles, and other signs of aging. Generally speaking, PDO thread lifts aren’t suitable for patients with a history of allergic reactions to foreign substances, keloid scars, sensitive skin, blood disorders, or excessive bleeding. Our skincare experts will examine your skin quality and medical history to determine if you’re a viable candidate for PDO thread lifts.
What Can I Expect From My PDO Thread Lift Treatment?
During the PDO thread lift, our provider will mark the insertion points on your skin to guide the treatment. They will deliver local anesthesia to ensure you’re comfortable and feel no pain. She’ll guide the threads or sutures into your skin’s surface via a long, tube-like cannula. As the threads reach the final point, they will be extracted with the cannula to give your skin a lift. The process is repeated until all the necessary threads have been placed in the chosen locations. Depending on the treatment area, you may need up to 15 threads.
Most people experience swelling and discomfort after the treatment for a few days. You can resume most of your daily activities within 24 hours, but you’ll need to sleep face-up for a few weeks. While you can resume most daily activities, you might be asked to avoid strenuous workouts for a few weeks. You’ll also have to follow all post-care guidelines to ensure a smooth recovery journey. The PDO thread lift results last for 1 to 3 years.