Spanx for the face!!
For fine lines, tightening, firming, lift and skin contraction
MATRIX PDO MONO THREADS
The latest TGA approved aesthetic treatment to take Australia by storm
PDO mono threads activate collagen production by gradually tightening and rejuvenating the skin. Neocollagenesis means you make your own collagen
Which areas can be treated with PDO mono threads:
Anywhere on the skin:
- Upper and lower cheeks
- Forehead lines
- Neck and jawline
- Nose to mouth lines
- Upper lip lines
- Frown lines
- Marionette lines
- Fine lines around mouth and eyes
- Brow lift
- Accordion lines
Mon threads have become another method to tightening and thickening you skin, Mono threads differ from threads lifts which use a long barb thread to lift tissue, Mono threads can provide and improvement of fine lines and wrinkles by gradually stimulating natural collagen production.
Mono threads are made from a material called polydioxanone which is an absorbable polymer that is flexible and durable. Matrix threads induce production of collagen, creating a tightening effect for 6-12 months after your procedure. The threads become a support structure for your face, allowing natural collagen production to take place over time the PDO will be fully absorbed by the body.
Mono threads are a type of single pdo filament. These threads are smooth and made without barbs which are minimaly invasive. Many times, mono threads are inserted into the skin in a mesh like pattern to achieve maximum tightening effects.
After entering the skin the thread activates your own bodies collagen synthesis for a gradual skin tightening and skin rejuvenation. While mono threads tighten the skin the do not significantly lift.
The skin tightening treatment can be used to rejuvenated collagen treating the neck sagginess, forehead lines, upper lip lines, lower face skin sag and crepiness and facial wrinkles. The thread can also add volume to the cheeks and average of 40-60 matirx mono threads are typically used for individual treatment area and zone.
How do PDO thread tightening work? Matrix PDO threads induce production of collagen creating a tightening effect for 6-12 months after your procedure. The threads become a support structure for your face allowing natural collagen production to take place.
What happens during a PDO thread treatment?
After receiving a topical anaesthetic. Matrix PDO threads will be inserted using a mirco needle. The treatment is very customised procedure and your healthcare professional will work closely with you in order to achieve optimal results.
When will I see results?
You will begin to see results in 6 weeks which continue to improve over the next 6 months as new collagen is produced. Although the PDO threads will slowly dissolve, you will see results for up to 12 months.
How long are martrix PDO thread treatment sessions?
The time of your procedure will vary based on many factors, such as the size of your treatment area, but typically takes between 30-60 mins
How much does Matrix PDO cost?
One zone starts at $240 and multiple zones offer a saving for up to full face treatments $2000, depending on how many threads you need. On consultation we can discuss as well as offer treatment plans.
Am I a suitable candidate?
Your practitioner will discuss this with you at your consultation but if you would like better skin quality, skin tightening and firmness to those hard to treat areas, Neck, chest, jawline, upper lip lines and stubborn static lines the chances are yes, however we will discuss at consultation to the suitability of the treatment.
Pre treatment instructions:
- Avoid alcohol and smoking
- Schedule procedure at least 3 weeks prior to an event or special occasion
- Avoid taking anti-inflammatory (consult with the doctor prior if necessary)
- Avoid treatment if you have active infections in treatment areas
- Please do not apply oil based moisturizers or make up for the next 24 hours
- Ice may be applied to sooth areas of treatment
- Bruising and swelling is to be expected and will resolve in a few days
- Please sleep on your back and elevate your head for the first 3 nights
- Please do not have any facials or face massages for 3 weeks post
- There may be mild tenderness in the treated areas for approximately 1-2 weeks
- Avoid Saunas for 3 weeks
- Avoid Laser, IPL or RF in the area treated for 12 weeks post
- Results are seen and reviewed in 12 weeks
Please contact your practitioner if you gave any concerns.