Polydioxanone is used for biomedical applications, particularly in cardiothoracic surgery as it is completely absorbed by hydrolysis within the first 4 to 6 months and it doesn’t create any scar tissue. The body stimulates collagen synthesis and the skin structure created will hold for another 12 to 15 months.
The application of tensor threads is rapid and quite simple, it can be summarized in these 3 steps:
-The skin is cleaned and anesthetic cream is administered.
-20 minutes later the anesthesia is removed and the points where the threads will be infiltrated are marked.
-The tensor threads are inserted into the dermis.
One or two sessions divided by one month. The effect of the local tightening and remeshing is noticeable from the first moment but its collagen stimulation effect can begin 3-4 weeks after application.
PDO threads can be basically used for anywhere in the face with almost no risk and considerable results. The specialists can apply it for lip enhancement, nose contouring, eyebrow lift decreasing the appearance of wrinkles. They are especially useful for jawline contouring and neck lifting, which can at times be more challenging with toxins or fillers and are better for the mid and upper face.
Regarding its recovery, for at least one week, the area must be cleaned and dried kindly and gently to avoid any alteration of the treatment. It is not possible or advisable to sunbathe and undergo facial or cosmetic massages for at least two weeks.
With so many advantages as little downtime and minimal risk it’s hard to say no!