This video shows the technique used to treat facial skin laxity with Sculptra.
STEP BY STEP PROTOCOL
INFORMATION SESSION AND MEDICAL ASSESSMENT
After reviewing your medical questionnaire, your treating professional will give you all the information you need about L-polylactic acid, commonly known as Sculptra, and then proceed to a full medical evaluation. It will start with pictures taken from different angles, visual analysis, palpation and delineation of your anatomy. Your skin should be thoroughly cleansed to facilitate this assessment.
PERSONALIZED TREATMENT PLAN
Your treating professional will create a personalized treatment plan for you with the number of sessions necessary to achieve the best results. As soon as you are ready to do the treatment, you will need to schedule your appointment at a later date as recommended by your professional. The Sculptra must be prepared in advance by dilution in order to obtain the best results of collagen stimulation.
TREATMENT AND MASSAGE
You can apply anesthetic cream to the area to be treated an hour before your appointment. Your treating professional will mark your anatomical landmarks and proceed with the treatment. The area to be treated will be completely disinfected using compresses and an alcohol solution. Then, the injections will be made according to your needs, using a needle or a cannula. Your treatment will end with a light massage to even out the product.
Before your departure from the clinic, your professional will explain the post-treatment instructions and give you a written copy to take home. In order to maintain your results, we will advise you on an ideal frequency for your maintenance treatments. We recommend that you to make your next appointment in advance in order to reserve the time slot that suits you best.