Smooth Threads Pre and Post Care

PDO stands for Polydioxanone which is a biodegradable polyester suture. They are placed non-surgically in the tissue, where they create a mesh underneath the skin providing the capability to stimulate new growth of collagen production when re-absorbed to the treated area.

Benefits:

  • Improves skin quality and texture
  • Stimulates collagen
  • Softens fine lines/wrinkles
  • Softens laxity

Side effects

  • Bruising
  • Swelling
  • Tenderness
  • Visible suture
  • Infection
  • Inflammation

Contraindications

  • Pregnant/Breast feeding
  • History of keloid scarring
  • Autoimmune disease
  • Acute illness
  • Inflammation or current break out to desired treatment area
  • Active infection
  • Blood disorders

Pre and Post Order of Treatments

Treatments Time frame prior to treatment Time frame post treatment
Filler 1-2 weeks Same day if different plane
Laser/RF/Heat generating treatments When skin reaches normal baseline temp 8 weeks
Neuromodulators 1-2 weeks Same day
Micro-needling 4 weeks 4 weeks
IPL When skin reaches normal baseline temp 4 weeks
Kybella Full correction Full correction

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