WHAT IS SCULPTRA®
BEFORE & AFTER
What IS SCULPTRA®?
Sculptra® is a minimally invasive injectable that treats wrinkles, fine lines and sagging skin by stimulating collagen production.
- Increases collagen & elastin production
- Minimal risks
- Can be paired with other treatments
- Long lasting
- Immediate results
- Confidence booster
- Effects are subtle
- minimizes scarring
Before & After
There may be slight redness, swelling, tendernes at the injection site.
- Possible scarring
30 – 60 minutes
Step 1 – Facial assessment & mapping
Step 2 – Cleansing & anesthetizing
Step 3 – The injection
Step 4 – Clean up & recovery
- Avoid touching the injection area for 3-4 hours
- wash your face with gentle and mild products
- Avoid intense heat (sunbathing, tanning)
- Avoid ibuprofens; they may increase bleeding (use Tylenol)
- Avoid alcohol and exercise for 12 hours
- Do drink plenty of water
- Do ice and massage treated areas
Recovery time varies for each patient, but you can resume your daily functions immediately after the treatment. you may have bruising and tendernedd up to seven days.
Treatment Shelf life
Typically the results from Sculptra® injection will last about 2 years. There are reports of the injection lasting up to 5 years.
Sculptra® lasts approximately 2 years and maintenance is needed once a year.