Cog threads are essentially mono threads with barbs to hook to the underside of the skin. The barbs form a support structure that lifts the sagging tissue. Unlike mono threads, cog threads do not need anchoring points. Collagen formation can also occur around the threads and their barbs. Cog threads are most effective for jawline lifting, slimming and breast lifting.
The “No Blade Facelift” is the new trend made popular by numerous celebrities recently and it is an excellent and effective non-surgical technique to lift and tighten skin. PDO COG threads have the potential to re-define facial contours and induces collagen production. The treatment forms part of an integrated support structure for the tissue of the face by encouraging natural collagen synthesis with immediate results that peak at 6 months and last between 2-3 years.
Treatments areas will include the cheeks and jawline. The barbed threads improve facial appearance by immediately lifting & tightening. In the coming months, they will also encourage the production of new collagen in the skin to add volume a rejuvenate skin. Ideal candidates will typically be aged 45+. Upon booking we may ask for photos to assess your suitability ahead of the course.
PDO Threads can be used in isolation as a stand-alone procedure or in combination with other treatments. There is NO known interaction between Hyaluronic Acid and Polydioxonone (PDO)r face, even when you wash it or apply skin care products. You may also be advised to sleep on your back.