Sculptra® Aesthetic is today’s cosmetic treatment of choice to restore a healthy, natural looking appearance to the face. Sculptra® Aesthetic has been in use for over a decade, worldwide by hundreds of thousands of patients to restore facial volume and natural contour. Patients that suffer from lipoatrophy, resulting from human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), causing facial fat loss may also benefiti from Sculptra treatments.. When this occurs, the signs show up as folds, hollows and sunken areas in the face. Dr. Cole tailors the treatment to each patient to achieve your specific needs and goals.
BENEFITS OF SCULPTRA® AESTHETIC:
- Sculptra® Aesthetic is an FDA approved for facial lipoatrophy
- Sculptra® Aesthetic is safe, effective & completely bio-compatible
- Sculptra® Aesthetic restores natural looking facial volume & contour
- Sculptra® Aesthetic achieves desired results typically with just a few treatments
- Sculptra® Aesthetic improves folds, hollows & sunken areas, tear trough & scars
- Sculptra® Aesthetic injection treatments are administered in-office
- Sculptra® Aesthetic results usually last 2 years or longer
- Sculptra® Aesthetic is today’s treatment of choice for a natural looking appearance
The effects of Sculptra® Aesthetic have proven to be enduring for restoration of facial volume enhancement.
Scultpra is injected below the skin in areas of fat loss to restore volume and contour. Results occur gradually over time as the formulation works to increase skin thickness. Most patients require from 3-6 treatments with varying amounts of solution to achieve desired results. Touch-up treatments are needed to maintain your desired look. Treatment results typically last an average of 2 years or longer.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:What is Sculptra® Aesthetic® Made From?
Sculptra® Aesthetic is a synthetic material known as poly-L-Lactic acid that is derived from natural components and is biocompatible. It has been used for decades in surgical sutures, soft tissue implants and other types of human implants.
Can Anyone Have Sculptra® Aesthetic Injections?
A good candidate for Sculptra® Aesthetic treatments should be concerned about facial fat loss as described above and have a desire to correct the lipoatrophy. You should be in good health otherwise and be capable of defining realistic expectations and goals.
How Does Sculptra® Aesthetic Actually Work?
Sculptra® Aesthetic increase the thickness of the skin in areas where it is injected.
How Soon Are Results From Sculptra® Aesthetic Injections Visible?
You will notice immediate fullness that is caused from the swelling associated with the injections. The real results are seen as the skin gradually thickens and facial contour is restored. Your first results are visible in as little as six weeks and will increase over time.
Are Sculptra® Aesthetic Injections Painful?
Some patients experience discomfort, but Dr. Cole is an expert injector who has many years experience in injecting.
What Can I Expect After My Sculptra® Aesthetic Treatment?
Redness, swelling, bruising and some discomfort are normal and to be expected. This occurs only in the injection sites. In the meantime, ice packs are very effective to reduce swelling and discomfort. Dr. Cole may have you massage the treated areas a few times daily also. You must avoid excessive sun and UV lamp exposure until all swelling is gone.
How Much Downtime Is There With Sculptra® Aesthetic Treatments?
Many patients return to work after a treatment while others choose not to. Jane Iredale mineral makeup is great to camouflage the swelling and bruising.
Will Insurance Pay For Scupltra® Aesthetic Treatments?
Cosmetic procedures are normally not covered but may be. You need to check with your insurance company about it. Financing is now available and you can ask about this in our business office.
Dr. Cole is a quadruple board certified surgeon which means he has met the rigorous high standards and training requirements of four medical boards. This involved several years more of specialized training and experience in all four areas – in addition to medical school, internships, residencies, fellowship training and vast experience. Board certification does not guarantee a certain outcome, but it does ensure specialized training skill and expertise far beyond the norm.
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