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Sculptra is a cosmetic injection containing poly-L-lactic acid, a long-lasting dermal filler approved by the FDA restore lost volume to the face and treat wrinkles. LEARN MORE ›
Average Price: $1,775

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First Sculptra session was 2/2009: -received 2 vials this session (saw sculptra vial/bottle on the tray next to i believe were 10 syringes) VERY PAINFUL -exprerienced excessive swelling & bruising that was grossly visible immediately and up to 2 weeks -no other adverse effects... READ MORE

Trial run i was not informed it could leave your skin pitted after five years, but i know of no other treatment i have had that would cause this.five years after having some sculptra injections in cheek wrinkles my skin looks somewhat pitted. the surgeon who used the sculptra say is looks more... READ MORE

I have no pros, since the very beginning I had every day a bad surprise and that scared me to death and now I am having anxiety and depression, the cons are that I am having scars like stretch marks and holes in my face, the holes drive to deep wrinkles that I never had before. My doctor does... READ MORE

I believe the folks with bad experiences had bad doctors. My doctor told me that she thinned it with water to help avoid the lumps and also I was instructed to massage the treated areas, 5 minutes, 5 times a day for 5 days after the treatment. I had no lumps and fabulous results that really... READ MORE

I had sculptra done in february because the skin around my mouth and jaw was starting to sag. It really bothered me alot so I asked what best form of treatment was and was told sculptra. I did a little research online and all seemed good. So I then booked consultation with a plastic surgeon... READ MORE

This procedure is the most natural I have ever seen. I actually went to work the next day. I had a few minor marks on my face that were hardly noticeable. the change was intant. the solution goes down after a few days but the transformation was like a miracle. I looked 10 yrs younger and... READ MORE

I am writing in this particular site because after spending an hour or so in here I am shocked at how misleading the info is in regards to sculptra. The truth is that granulomas form - often times they can be seen. The granulomas are permanent and extremely disfiguring. This material sculptra... READ MORE

This product disfigured me, caused lumps, constant inflammation causing pain and distorted appearance, made me physically ill (it is a synthetic) and consequently had very negative effects on my life.  AND, my doctor was a NYC "trainer" for Sculptra.  So, it's NOT about... READ MORE

I went to a cosmetic surgeon for his professional recommendation about fillers. He said my face was thin and a new product "Sculptra" had just been approved by the FDA (2004). At his recommendation, I allowed him to inject Sculptra. I did my homework - read about the usual fillers... READ MORE

Sculptra is only as good as the skill-level and experience of the person injecting you. If your doctor only uses Sculptra occasionally or (even worse-I've actually heard this) sends his NURSE to inject you, RUN!!! This is not something to play around with. I have been getting these injections... READ MORE

I am really liking this product. My treatments are being done 3 months apart...I am on #2 and next  month is my last. My derm is very conservative and has done alot of work with it.  I was a bit nervous after reading so many reviews about bumps etc....He claims the key is the WAIT..... READ MORE

I had two sessions of sculptra to fill in cheek hollows and temples. It seems to work slowly and up to five months later. Anyway, it took a while but did fill in cheek and temple hollows fairly well. No one notices, unfortunately, or fortunately, I am not sure. Would defintely use on temples... READ MORE

Scultra worked great on my under eye hollows.  It lasted almost 3 years. The only problem was that the needle used during the last procedure  (three total - one month apart) left bruise and needle marks (hyperpigmentation) that did not go away.  I don't know if this was due to... READ MORE

I had my first Sculptra treatment yesterday. I'm 56, and although I look great for my age (or younger) I used to be a collagen factory even in my mid 40s and I had lost a lot of volume in an otherwise attractive face. My injections yesterday were 'invasive'. In the temples (thin and... READ MORE

I had sculptra done,to add volume to my midface,not only I see no difference,I developed multiple nodules around my lower intraorbital area and bright yellow discoloration in my midface where sculptra was injected,it lasted 2 years. My doctor told me that after I developed a problem,she... READ MORE

Sculpta is expensive, i will say that.But if your looking for a natural looking plumper face. sculpta is your answer. my face was looking hallow and old.i would look in the mirror and not even reconize the person looking back at me. I had a premature face lift. (i wish now i never would of had... READ MORE

Sculptra is absolutely the most effective and natural looking method for fixing facial lipoatrophy. I have tried almost every other filler; Restylane, Perlane, Juvederm, etc. and none of them provides the amazing results of Scupltra.  Two caveats – you MUST use a doctor who SPECIALIZES i READ MORE

I've always had "lines" on my checks, from inner eye area diagonal across cheeks ending right below cheek bones. They deepened with age and always bothered me. I mentioned this to my dermatologist and she stated Sculptra would take those away and the effect would last about 2 years.... READ MORE

As a certified medical esthetician, I have seen a lot of procedures done in the office of the plastic surgeons that I worked with. At 54 years of age, I had tried restylane, juvederm and botox. I tried the scultra, and I was very impressed with how it filled out the hollows of my face. I had... READ MORE

I had two 1/2 syringes of Sculptra put in, about a month apart and I LOVE the results. My "cheek lines" that I was getting are much reduced/almost gone, and my face is fuller and younger looking. I had no bumps or lumps, but I was religious about massaging the treated area. I think the... READ MORE

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