Following Sculptra injections, most people are able to resume their normal activities. Bruising, swelling, and other side effects are usually mild and subside within a few days.
Apply a cold pack to the affected area for a few minutes at a time within the first 24 hours to help speed your recovery.
The Rule of Five: Following treatment, massage the area five minutes at a time, five times a day, for five days.
Avoid excessive sunlight or tanning beds until any swelling and redness have resolved.
It’s important for patients to understand Sculptra’s bio-stimulatory properties. Patients usually begin to experience results from Sculptra between 60-90 days after final vial from initial treatment plan.
The results of Sculptra can last up to two years.