Sculptra® is a poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) collagen stimulator that rejuvenates the skin’s deep structure to reduce facial wrinkles, going beyond symptom treatment to address the root cause of facial aging.

Sculptra Before After - Medical Day Spa Chapel Hill NC
Sculptra dermal filler before and after at Medical Day Spa Chapel Hill NC
Sculptra Filler Before and After Medical Day Spa of Chapel Hill NC

How Can Sculptra Benefit Me?

Sculptra, a collagen stimulator, offers several benefits for those seeking non-surgical facial rejuvenation. Sculptra stimulates collagen production over time, providing a subtle and natural-looking improvement. The results appear gradually, avoiding a sudden, drastic change in appearance. Sculptra is particularly effective in restoring lost volume in areas like the cheeks and temples. This can improve facial contours, creating a more youthful and lifted appearance.

By promoting the body’s natural collagen production, Sculptra contributes to skin elasticity and firmness. This not only addresses wrinkles and lines but also enhances overall skin quality. While individual results vary, many people experience results that can last up to two years or more. This longevity reduces the frequency of touch-up treatments compared to some other dermal fillers.

Sculptra treatments can be tailored to meet your individual aesthetic goals. Your medical Day Spa provider can adjust the injection technique and amount to achieve the desired level of enhancement while maintaining a natural look.


How does Sculptra work to improve facial appearance?
Sculptra works by stimulating collagen production in the skin, gradually restoring volume and improving overall skin quality. This results in a natural-looking and long-lasting enhancement of facial contours.
What areas of the face can Sculptra treat?
Sculptra is commonly used to address volume loss in the cheeks, temples, and mid-face. It’s effective for improving facial contours and can also be used to minimize the appearance of wrinkles and folds.
How long do Sculptra results last?
Results from Sculptra can last up to two years or more. The longevity is attributed to the collagen-stimulating effects, providing a more sustained improvement compared to traditional dermal fillers.
Is Sculptra a painful procedure?
Discomfort during Sculptra injections is typically minimal. The procedure often includes a local anesthetic or numbing agent to enhance comfort. Some may experience mild swelling or bruising, which is temporary.
Are there any potential side effects or risks with Sculptra?
While side effects are generally mild and temporary, they can include swelling, redness, and bruising at the injection site. Serious complications are rare but may include infection or granulomas. It’s crucial to choose a qualified and experienced practitioner to minimize risks.


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