The FTC (fine thread contour) PDO thread lift is an effective cosmetic technique that lifts and tightens sagging skin without surgery by generating collagen production. Based in Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, we specialise in a variety of cosmetic treatments to help you to feel and look your best.
Fine, absorbable polydioxanone threads are used in the subcutaneous layers of the skin using small needles. These threads stay in the skin and promote the collagen formation. After 6 months, the threads will be absorbed in the body, leaving the collagen in place.
The PDO threads show instant results, similarly to Mesotherapy.
The procedure is carried out under local anaesthetic injections, and usually takes from a few minutes up to an hour depending on the area treated.
PDO therapy can be used on the:
There are minimal side effects with this, however some may include:
These will only last between 2 to 7 days (usually).