Restore volume and achieve a soft, ageless look.
What is Sculptra?
Sculptra is a medical aesthetic biostimulator used to activate collagen production; it provides the skin the ability to rejuvenate and renew itself. This poly-L-lactic acid injectable is notable for its natural-looking results as it smooths fine lines and wrinkles while adding volume to your skin and providing a youthful appearance.
Procedure Time: 30 minutes
Anesthesia: Lidocaine is mixed into the product
Recovery Time: Minimal bruising and swelling for 24-48 hours
Pain Level: Minimal
Number of Sessions Required: 3 sessions recommended, 6 weeks apart
Number of Syringes Required: Number of vials used is age and client dependent
Results: Best results are visible 6 months to a year after initial treatment; this gives collagen time to grow
Side Effects: Bruising and swelling near injection site. Possible nodule formation due to product not being massaged out properly
Treatment not recommended if...you are immune compromised, pregnant, lactating, have multiple allergies, or have any active infections
Sculptra Questions Answered
What is Sculptra used for?
It is used to replenish your body's collagen.
Does Sculptra migrate?
No, it will stay where it is injected.
How many vials of Sculptra are needed for the face?
The general formula is one vial per decade, starting at the age of 30; but it can vary person to person.
What is in Sculptra?
A biostimulator that contains micro particles of poli-L-lactic acid.
Is Sculptra a filler?
No, it's a biostimulator that stimulates your own collagen.
Is Sculptra safe long-term?
Components of Sculptra have been around since 1932 with very little side effects noted.