Member since 2/13/2014


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Questions from Tradewinds

Can collagenese be used to help with sculptra overfill 5 weeks after injections?

I have had 3 rounds of sculptra. One vile at each of the first 2 rounds and a third round in my lower face using 1/2 a vile. I didn't notice much difference after the first 2,... READ MORE

Why do some doctors say kenalog can be used to help decrease collagen from sculptra and others say no?

I have an overfill in my lower face and am desperate to decrease. I don't feel like myself and I can't stand to go like this for 2 years. My lower cheeks and jawline are... READ MORE

Discussions started by Tradewinds

Sculptra overfill - what to do

I got two vials of sculptra in my lower face and looked great. A third 1/2 vial 6 mo tha later has left me overfilled, puffy and completely distressed 6 weeks later. I look... READ MORE

Has anyone tried using kenalog to reduce sculptra overfill?

I've been overfilled in my lower face with sculptra. I've seen some similar posts and I am wondering if anyone tried anything, like kenalog, 5fu or collagenase to reduce. If... READ MORE

Recent comments from Tradewinds

I agree - mine said she couldn't tell, but the 10 docs I sent pictures too all noticed a huge change. That is extremely frustrating when they make you feel like you're crazy... READ COMMENT

I appreciate your honesty. I'm fearful because though I don't have lumps... Yet... My face looks different every morning and continues to volumize. I don't look like myself. You are right about west coast docs and kenalog, but I've also... READ COMMENT

Did you try Kenalog or 5fu to reduce the volume? I am so sorry for what you've gone through and what I feel I am in for... I've consulted with numerous doctors and some say this can dissolve it and others say no. READ COMMENT

Sorry - meant Siggie ( darn autocorrect). READ COMMENT

Doggie, I'm going through the same thing. Did you try 5fu or kenelog and did it work? READ COMMENT