What is Sculptra?
Sculptra is an injectable that helps stimulate your skin’s natural collagen production and works subtly, gradually over time for a more youthful looking appearance. This treatment maybe used on multiple areas of the face, including the nose and mouth, the chin and jawline, beneath the eyes, cheekbones, chest and hands, to reduce the signs of aging.
What to Expect from Sculptra
Similar to other injectables, Sculptra may cause redness and bruising at the injection site. Treatment only causes mild discomfort and can be aided with ice and numbing cream. After Treatment, small nodules may develop under the skin. This is the start of collagen stimulation, and massaging the area helps disperse the product across the treatment area. This should help the nodules disappear in a few days.
Sculptra works with your body’s natural inclination to rejuvenate itself. With patients receiving 3-4 treatments a year, they build up collagen over time. While volume and contours improve over months, The results from this procedure last up to two years.
Contact Bay Dermatology
Do you have questions about Sculptra or another derm filler? For over 30 years, our board certified dermatologists and qualified medical providers at Bay Dermatology have been dedicated to the health and beauty of your skin. Contact our experts today for an appointment (727) 585-8591