Non-surgical face lift
PDO thread lift in Vancouver, BC
Thread Lift procedure. The PDO Thread Lift procedure uses absorbable surgical sutures placed under the skin to stimulate collagen production. The procedure can result in increased firmness and elasticity of the skin in the treated area. It decreases skin sagging, wrinkles and improves skin turgor.
How does Dr. Turban perform this non-surgical procedure?
We can insert PDO threads to treat skin laxity on face, neck, decolletage, upper arms, above knees and abdomen. We can lift the tip of the nose, we can do eyebrows lift to achieve cat eyes effect.
- Procedure Time : 30 min - 1 hour
- Technique: Threads are inserted under the skin in a sterile environment. Threads stimulate collagen production making this treatment long lasting. Unlike fillers, after complete re-absorption of thread the new collagen remains under the skin and continues to provide desired effect.
- Recovery Time : There is down time for the procedure : you may expect bruising swelling, skin dimpling and pocketing of the skin within the first 2 weeks after the procedure that should resolve itself.
- Pain Level : Mild to medium
- Anesthesia : Topical numbing cream, ice, local anesthetic.