Location: chattanooga
Member since 7/19/2009


  • 12 total posts
  • 1 review

Reviews & Stories

Bad Sculptra Experience

Had Sculptra to fill in fat loss in cheeks and temples due to age and exercise. I have never had an allergic reaction to anything except poison ivy as a child but 5 months after the last Sculptra session(I had 3 and always followed the 5/5/5/rules) I now have nodules & large hard lumps under my skin and swelling of the face. I also used a board cert, plastic surgeon with much experience... READ MORE

Recent comments from bjt27

I took doxycycline for about 1 month until swelling resolved. I no longer have any swelling or lumps that I can feel. It has been over 2 years and no problems as far as I can tell. I feel very fortunate to not have lasting problems. READ COMMENT

1 vial at each visit. READ COMMENT

I had 3 vials about 4-6 weeks apart. I started seeing results from 1st vial 3-4 weeks out. READ COMMENT

Hi Siggie, I had immune reaction to Sculptra 5 1/2 months post last injection. My Dr put me on the Prednisone for 5 days also. The swelling totally disappeared and came back immediately after finishinb the meds. He then put me on... READ COMMENT

Hi Skin Girl, I appreciate all the information and before and after pictures. I too have considered the CO2 but was a little concerned with the complications of some. You looked great before and after. Did the CO2 accomplish all... READ COMMENT