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 Pre & Post Care
Instructions for Sculptra 

 Pre Care 

  • If you have a special event or vacation coming up, please be sure to book your treatment at least 2 weeks in advance.   

  • If you develop a cold or the flu, cold sore, or skin condition in the area to be treated, reschedule for a least two weeks later to allow it to clear up.

  • Sculptra is not suited for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have had facial implants or lifts.

  • It is recommended to discontinue use of blood thinning medications and supplements such as aspirin, ibuprofen, Aleve, platelet inhibitors, anticoagulants, fish oil, vitamin A and E, ginko, ginseng, garlic, kava kava, celery root, etc. at least one week before your treatment.

  • Avoid alcohol, niacin, and cigarettes for 24-48 hours prior to treatment to reduce the change of bruising and swelling

  • Please discontinue use of retinols 3 days in advance to prevent irritation.

  • Limit caffeine intake.

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 Post Care 

  • Apply a cool compress to the injection site(s) for up to 48 hours.

  • Avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours post-treatment.

  • Avoid excessive sun or heat exposure for 24 hours post-treatment Massage treated area gently 2 times per day for 5 minutes for 4 weeks after the injection.

  • Avoid applying makeup to the area for 24 hours.

  • Avoid dental work, vaccines, surgeries, tattoos or permanent makeup for 4 weeks.

  • Avoid dermal filler for 3 months.

  • Please wait at least 2 weeks before receiving any other aesthetic treatments.

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