Sculptra for Melting Face - Fairfield, CA
- Kim R
- updated 27 days ago
I'm 47 and have always been thin. Within the last...
- 17 Mar 2013
- 2 days post
I'm 47 and have always been thin. Within the last 3 years have noticed that my face seems to be melting away! Everything is starting to slide south. I notice some wrinkles on my cheeks which got progressively worse. After a consultation with a plastic surgeon for a mini facelift, he recommended Sculptra. I then did a lot of research over the last 3 years and finally decided to move forward because it has become so severe. I chose my MD based on the Sculptra website. She is a Diamond provider and is a trainer for other physicians. This is super important. You have to know that the person who is doing your procedure knows what they are doing and does it often.
I am 2 days post treatment. The swelling is starting to go down. I have bruised pretty good. It is my own fault. I took Ibuprofen to help reduce the swelling, which it did, however I now have purple bruising. FYI, don't plan on any social functions within days. That is why I took the Ibuprofen.
I will keep everyone posted.
So the swelling and bruising went down after a...
- 1 Apr 2013
- 17 days post
The latest picture is 6 weeks after my first...
- 5 May 2013
- 2 months post
Almost 4 months post 1st treatment
- 10 Jul 2013
- 4 months post
Back to Sculptra though... I definitely, am seeing my face plumping up. I feel it in my cheek bones when I wash my face and I notice my face looking better. My sister noticed that my face is looking better too. What do you think?
7.5 Almost 8 months Post First Treatment
- 7 Nov 2013
- 8 months post
#rd Treatment on 11/08/13
- 11 Nov 2013
- 8 months post
Dr. Serena Mraz - Awesome Doc!