Sculptra is a brand of poly-L-lactic injectable fillers developed by Galderma Laboratories. Based in Fort Worth, Galderma provides a wide range of dermatological solutions for skin conditions such as psoriasis, rosacea, acne, skin cancer, steroid-responsive dermatoses, and onychomycosis. Sculptra has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) since August 2004.
Sculptra is specially formulated to deliver long lasting anti-aging results. The results of Sculptra can last for up to 2 years. The effects of Sculptra may not be immediately visible after treatment; it may take a few weeks or months before the full scope of the results are visible. Individual results may vary.
Sculptra products have been tested for safety and are not likely to cause any significant complications. Sculptra should not be used in individuals who have acute/chronic skin disease (inflammation or infection) near the treatment site. For more information about the safety and contraindications of Sculptra, refer to the package insert enclosed.
Some of the side effects these products can cause include, but are not limited to, the following:
Minimal recovery time is needed after treatment with Sculptra.
Sculptra products range in price from $459.00 to $479.00.