Sculptra Injection in The Woodlands,

January 10, 2018

Sculptra is a synthetic material containing poly-L-lactic acid.  This is an FDA-approved injectible that has been in use since 1999.  It’s a biocompatible and biodegradable product that is naturally absorbed by the body.  It’s a material that is frequently used in absorbable sutures.

What are the benefits of Sculptra?


  • It can last up to two years.

  • It can thicken your dermis up to 10-12 mm with progressive treatments.

  • It stimulates collagen growth which helps restore facial volume and the look of fullness to wrinkles and folds over time.

 Figure 1:  Before and After Sculptra treatment performed by Dr. De La Cruz

How many treatments does one typically would need?

  • Per session, one would need approximately 2 vials of Sculptra to treat the whole face.

  • One may require at least 2 to 3 treatments in 4 to 6 week intervals

How does Sculptra work?





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