Dissolvable stitches are sterile and safe for us. They are commonly made up of synthetic polymer materials and natural materials.

Polydioxanone

Polyglycolic acid

Polyglyconate

Polylactic acid

Collagen

Livestock intestines

It isn’t uncommon for the body to reject the stitches. This isn’t a serious issue, it simply means a doctor would have to remove the stitches. Dissolvable stitches may poke out from under the skin before it has completely dissolved. This is not cause for alarm unless the wound has opened, is bleeding or showing signs of infection. If you choose Beautiful You Holidays, we’ll explain everything in detail before you make any decisions and you will then have a medical professional supporting you through your rehabilitation from procedures.