After Sculptra, you may notice:
Some possible bruising and swelling for up to two weeks after the procedure.
After swelling subsides, you may not notice any visible improvements for several weeks.
Patients will notice gradual, visible improvement over the course of the next several weeks.
3-4 treatments are recommended, 6 weeks apart for best results.
Massage the treated areas 5 times a day for 5 minutes each session, following the 5 x 5 x 5 rule for 5 days.
Avoid wearing makeup for 24 hours post-procedure.
To minimize the risk of swelling and bruising, avoid vigorous exercise, heavy lifting, or activities increasing blood flow to the treated area for at least 24-48 hours.
Take Arnica supplements or apply Arnica gel to expedite the healing process.
Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water to optimize the results of your dermal filler treatment.
Attend scheduled follow-up appointments to assess results, address concerns, and make any necessary adjustments.
Heat and Sun Avoidance:
For the first few days after the procedure, avoid saunas, hot showers, sunbathing, or excessive heat exposure to reduce the risk of inflammation and complications.
Avoid Certain Substances:
Avoid alcohol, Vitamin E, fish oil, and caffeine post-procedure to minimize bruising and swelling.
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