The area will be numb for several hours after the procedure. Some patients experience numbness for the first 24 hours. You may have difficulty talking. Avoid chewing food and drinking hot beverages until the numbness resides.
We provide aftercare instructions to follow at home. You may have some minor symptoms after a PDO thread lift, such as bruising, tenderness, swelling, and redness. The symptoms may last for the first two to three weeks.
Check the area a few times a day for signs of infection. This includes redness around the points where the needles were inserted into the skin, as well as itching and skin that is warm to the touch. If you suspect an infection, contact us right away.
Rest at home for two to three days. This includes staying home from work and limiting your activities. Avoid strenuous activities, including exercise, until the treatment area is completely healed.