What Are Novathreads?
Novathreads are one of the latest options available to help stimulate collagen production. Novathreads, also known as PDO threads, stands for polydioxanone thread, a synthetic absorbable surgical suture, proven to be one of the safest materials to be implanted in in the body.
Benefits of PDO Threads
PDO threads can effectively:
- Improve the quality of the skin.
- Redefine the contour of the face.
- Reduce roundness.
- Reduce wrinkles.
- Lift sagging skin in the cheeks, jowls, and neck.
- Enhance the volume of the lips.
- Stimulate collagen production.
Novathread (PDO Thread) Treatment
Local anesthetic is gently injected into the entry points for the threads. The PDO threads are introduced using a delicate needle or a fine microcannula. You will be able to resume everyday activities in a couple of days. Great results can be also achieved by combining PDO threads with dermal fillers or neuro-modulators. Treatment time can vary between 20 – 60 minutes depending on the area that is being treated.
Novathread Treatment Results
Novathreads help redefine facial contour and induce collagen production. Stimulation reaches full effect in about 3 months after treatment, once collagen has naturally formed around the thread. A recent study by The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery showed that the thread is safely absorbed within 4-6 months, and by month 7, the collagen present in the treated area increases by 100%. Results may last between 8-14 months.
Novathread Patient Testimonial
Hi Chris et al,
“Thank you so much for generously sharing your time to help me through that threading procedure. I really appreciate your care. And the care of everyone there: (Stephanie, Michael, Terry, Conner and of course Dr. Tarbet…even though not there…I feel her caring presence with you guys).
……You told me to trust you, Chris, and you were right.
I know Dr. Tarbet is a genius artist with incredible technical skill as well and it’s really awesome that she has a great team to follow in her footsteps.”
Thank you again,