WHAT IS SCULPTRA® AESTHETIC?
Sculptra® Aesthetic is an injectable that helps stimulate your skin’s natural collagen production to help rebuild its inner structure and increase the facial volume that has been lost due to aging.
PRE & POST PREPARATION
-Stop taking supplements/medications/alcohol that cause the blood to thin 48 hours prior to treatment.
-Workout/exercise prior to treatment.
-Take Arnica or eat pineapple (yes, really!) to help eliminate bruising 48 hours prior to treatment.
-Use home going kit (ice packs and Alastin INhance post injection serum) to avoid/treat any swelling or bruising.
-Massage the area as needed using Alastin INhance post injection serum.
-Wait between 48-72 hours to workout/exercise.
What areas can be treated?
Sculptra® Aesthetic is used to correct shallow to deep wrinkles and folds on the face. Specifically, around the nose and mouth ("smile lines"), lines framing the mouth, and chin.
How many treatments will I need?
This will vary by patient. Typically it is 1 vial per decade of life you are trying to correct. A treatment plan will be developed for you and injections will take place 4-6 weeks apart with 2-3 sessions.
How long until I start seeing results?
The Sculptra® Aesthetic regimen delivers its full effects with an average of three treatment sessions over the course of a few months. Results can last up to two years.