Have your cheeks sagged? Does your face look skinny? Are you sick of hearing that you are too thin from people around you? Do you want to add volume to your cheeks and want a gradual process for the recovery of your skin?
Here is what you need to do! Sculptra, it will help your skin to regain time by time. In this treatment, the recovery in the skin texture is very gradual. While in other treatments, the changes noticed are quite abrupt.
Telling about Sculptra
Sculptra is used to treat the problem of facial lipoatrophy. It is a condition in which fat loss occurs on the face, more prominently around eyes, temples and cheeks. Facial fat loss is often associated with HIV/AIDS. Sculptra is basically a lactic acid formulation used as dermal fillers.
Sculptra is produced by a US company, named Dermik Lab, Aventis. It is injected into those areas of face where fat loss occurs. The effect of this treatment lasts up to two years. It is synthetically produced in the laboratory.
Procedure and sittings
Scupltra treatment is a gradual procedure, results of which are noticed after sittings. The number of sittings depends upon the gravity of the problem. Sculptra is injected under the skin and not on the skin like other treatments.
The surgeons provide post treatment massage to reduce swelling on the treated areas. The results of this treatment are visible after 4 to 6 weeks. The doctors will be ready to give you another sitting if you don’t find the results to be desirable. Often, the patients experience pain; therefore, anesthesia is given to reduce it.
Talking about the sittings, generally, five sittings are given for a moderate facial wasting. The cost of treatment depends upon the number of sittings given. Dermik, the Sculptra producing firm also has financial plans for the patients.
Criteria to undergo treatment
The patients looking for Sculptra are required to fulfill certain benchmarks:
- Healthy immune system
- Patients should be above 18 years
- Patients suffering from skin allergies should consult to the doctor
- The women should not be pregnant, or lactating.
What is the health risks involved?
Some risks may be involved in the treatment:
Effects of the treatment
After the Sculptra treatment, you are blessed with the face you always desired for like:
- A fuller face
- Youthful skin
- Longevity observed in the life of patients