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How Long Does Sculptra Last?

My plastic surgeon says that sculptra lasts 5 to 7 years. Everything I've read says 18 months to 2 years. Why is there a discrepancy? READ MORE

Does Sculptra Help Reduce Sagging Skin Around the Chin?

Will sculptra for the chin be needed again in the future? READ MORE

How Common is Swelling from Sculptra for Acne Scar Treatment?

Are there any negative side effects, such as pain or swelling, when using Sculptra to correct or conceal acne scars? If so, how long will these side... READ MORE

How Long Do the Results of Sculptra Last?

I read that it varies from one year to two (http://thebeautifulsecret.com/post/3486540420/how-long-does-sculptra-last-does-it-hurt). What determines... READ MORE

How to Deal with One Area of Sculptra Dissipating Before the Rest

Sculptra 2.5 years ago - now dissipating. One vial into cheekbones 6 months ago to raise a jowl - but made cheekbones too big and created hollows. Now... READ MORE

Why Isn't Sculptra As Effective After Long-term Use?

I have been getting Sculptra injections annually for about 6 years. My latest treatments were more difficult for the doctor because my skin has... READ MORE

Will the Number Of Injecitions Affect Length of Results With Sculptra?

I am 50 but am told I look about late 30's. I have very good skin and no wrinkles, just some hollowness due to low body fat that has caused minor... READ MORE

Does Sculptra Last for a Shorter Period of Time for People with a High Metabolism?

I am 51 and struggle to keep my weight up. I have had a high metabolism all my life. Will Sculptra results wear off more quickly for me? READ MORE

What Determines the Length of Time for Sculptra to Work?

What determines the length of time for Sculptra to work? I have been reading that it brings results within a couple of months (http://www... READ MORE

Why Do Drs on RS Say Sculptra is Gone in 2 Years. I Have It in Biopsy at 3 Years. Wish It Was Gone but It is Not?

Sanofi says: "The kinetics of SCULPTRA resorption in humans has not been determined. In an intradermal implantation study in rabbits all animals had... READ MORE

How Long Does Sculptra Dermal Filler Have a Tingling Sensation?

How common is it for patients to experience a tingling feeling on their skin months after a Sculptra treatment? How many months could this last? Is... READ MORE

Only a Few Hours Inflammation After 1st Vial of Sculptra and 4 Days of Inflammation After 2nd Vail. Is This Normal?

How is it that: After the 1st vial the inflammation took just a few hours to go down. After the 2nd vial the inflammation took 4 days to go down. Why... READ MORE

Sculptra Decomposition?

I need to word this in a different way, to get the true answer to my question. How long do the collagen effects last after Sculptra injections. Not... READ MORE

Should Extra Volume Still Be There 5 Days After Injections?

I had 2 treatments of sculptra (1 vial each treatment). After 1st treatment very little difference. 6 wks later had 2nd treatment. Now 5 days later... READ MORE

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