I would never recommend Sculptra.
I had a nightmare outcome and it still haunts me.
It went into my tear duct and i had to have reconstruction of my tear duct. I had to have a stent put in for 6 months with painful flushing of the tear duct after surgery.
Till this day when i blow my nose i get pressure in the eye like my eye is going to pop out.
Run as fast as you can from this product..
I have always been very thin but as most very thin people know, you don't want too thin of a face. Especially as I was getting older, it seemed like my cheeks were disappearing. I did sculptura with my dermatologist about 9 months ago. Dr Ibrahimi recommended that I give botox a try first for other concerns I had with my face and depending on how I felt with that, we could move onto dealing... more
I had the opportunity to meet with Dr. Marotta regarding sculptra injections. The staff is very couteous , friendly and the office is clean and well maintained.
Dr. Marotta took his time to discuss the injections and the effects of such. He takes his time and is very gentle and friendly and addresses any concerns you may have.
I Highly recommend anyone who is interested in facial... more
I just finished my second Sculptra session. About eight weeks after my first treatment I did notice a difference. I had it injected primarily in my temple region...but also cheeks and jawline. My face feels firmer...not like it's hanging off my face. Al tho I have had botox and Juvederm as well...so it may be difficult to tell what the improvement is attributed to. I always felt like an... more
I do not receive injections with local anesthetic, so first off, let me say that due to the larger size of the needle required, it was much more painful than restylane (no pain in my opinion).
I had the first two injections done for free as part of a training session for my plastic surgeon who has been treating me for a year with other product, including restylane, radiesse and one... more