Can you get fillers after PDO threads?

Author: Mrs. Camilla Prohaska  |  Last update: Friday, May 26, 2023

After your PDO threads, you have to wait for the treatment to take effect before you can receive other anti-aging treatments. If you are interested in platelet-rich plasma therapy, microneedling, or dermal fillers, we strongly recommend scheduling these treatments before your thread lift.

Can you get fillers after threads?

Answer: PDO threads and filler

You can have PDO threads and filler done at the same time. These two treatments compliment each other and are often combined for optimal results. PDO threads dissolve after about 6-9 months, but your thread lift results typically last for up to a year if not a bit longer.

Can you put filler over PDO threads?

PDO threads can be combined with other cosmetic treatments, such as dermal fillers and PRP.

What should we not do after PDO threads?

To ensure the best results, there are several things you must avoid after a PDO thread lift. These include sleeping on your stomach or side, wearing makeup, drinking alcohol, making extreme facial expressions, and receiving facials and facial massages.

How soon after PDO threads can I get Botox?

PDO threads and botox can be done on the same day. if you are nervous you can wait 1-2 weeks for PDO to heal then do the botox.

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What is better PDO threads or filler?

Both may be used to stimulate the production of collagen. So, when looking at the areas you want to address, you may discover one option is the obvious choice. If you want plumper lips, you'll go with a filler. If you want to tighten sagging cheeks or skin under your chin, you'll go with threads.

How long does it take to see full results of PDO threads?

Within six to eight months, you'll experience your final results. Results do vary among patients, but most people enjoy results that last for 18 months or longer.

What is the downside of a thread lift?

Complications: Although thread lift is considered minimally invasive, some sutures and cuts are required. There is still a risk of complications such as bruising, thread breakage, thread extrusion, fever, and infection.

How soon after PDO threads can I get more?

Answer: Thread lift

Threads can be added at any time. You would want to wait until swelling and bruising have resolved.

What happens when thread lift wears off?

When the sutures begin to dissolve, it is likely you will notice the gradual return of sagging features. However, there is evidence to support that collagen is produced in the tissues surrounding the threads, which can lead to a longer lasting effect.

Does hyaluronic acid dissolve PDO threads?

Conclusions: Hyaluronic acid induces rapid biodegradation of the PDO thread by hydrolysis beginning 24 hours after contact of the thread with the biomaterial.

Can I use hyaluronic acid after PDO threads?

Yes! PDO Threads work amazing when used in combination with other treatments such as Sculptra injections and Hyaluronic Acid facial fillers. Both can help stimulate collagen and tissue production to help balance out your facial structure and give a natural and youthful appearance.

Do and don'ts after thread lift?

Do not take a shower or wash your hair for the first 24 hours. Avoid hot showers for one week. When washing face after 24 hours, gently wash the required area with cleanser (recommended by your injector) and water. It is fine to shampoo and wash over the entry point and to towel off the area.

How do you dissolve PDO threads faster?

Usually, the threads last for 18 months, but they can be dissolved faster with heat-based therapy if necessary.

How long does it take for face threads to settle?

You will probably see some initial firming and lifting right after your procedure, with your thread lift face results continuing to take shape over the next three weeks or so. As your body begins to naturally generate collagen, your tightened, lifted outcomes should continue to improve for the next few months.

How many times can I get PDO threads?

How Often Should You Have Treatment? The results of this treatment can last for six to 12 months at a time, so how long the results of your treatment lasts will determine how often you should have treatment. Many patients opt to have regularly scheduled PDO thread lifts once or twice a year.

How many PDO threads for full face?

On average, patients require between 2 – 4 threads on each side of the face for a mid-face thread lift. An additional 2 – 4 threads may be needed for the lower face and/or neck.

How many sessions of PDO threads do I need?

Patients typically need between one and four treatments for best results. Many patients chose to prolong the effects of PDO threading for several years with annual maintenance treatments.

What age should you get a thread lift?

The ideal thread lift candidate is usually in his or her late thirties to early fifties, whereas most patients over the age of about 55 will benefit more profoundly from facelift surgery.

How many years does thread lift take off?

Thread lifts generally last between 12 and 18 months. However, this is dependant upon the individual patient and their age, lifestyle, skin type and how quickly their body breaks down the sutures. The procedure itself delivers immediate results.

Can thread lift damage nerves?

A total of five cases of incomplete facial paralysis (2.6%) were reported immediately after thread lifting. In three of the cases, the unilateral eyebrows were weakened, and the temporal branch of the facial nerve was damaged.

Do PDO threads change your smile?

Aside from coping with temporary swelling and tenderness, most clients are able to smile after a PDO thread lift.

Does your skin sag after PDO threads?

The authors of a 2019 study found that a PDO thread lift caused immediate improvements in skin sagging after the procedure. However, there was a noticeable decline in results 6 months later.

Can you smile after PDO threads?

Avoid any direct pressure to the face and area where the sutures were placed for one week after the procedure (for example, sleeping face down, excessive chewing, talking, yawning, smiling and other facial movements during the week after your procedure.

Do threads last longer than fillers?

Dermal filler injections provide results that last 6 to 18 months. Thread lift results last for about 3 years.

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