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 What are the side effects of Sculptra?

Sculptra is a versatile and effective treatment to treat signs of aging and enhance facial features. However, like any medical procedure, it’s essential to be aware of potential side effects.

FDA Approval

Sculptra is FDA approved for medical aesthetic purposes. This means that it has undergone rigorous testing and evaluation to ensure its safety and efficacy for treating fine lines and wrinkles, and facial volume loss. 

Common Side Effects

Sculptra side effects are usually mild to moderate and typically resolve within days to 1 week

  • Redness
  • Swelling
  • Bruising
  • Discomfort

Rare Side Effects

Severe side effects are rare and it may be due to the Sculptra solution not properly diluted or the injection technique is incorrect. Hence, it’s important to choose a qualified and experienced aesthetic doctor who follows proper protocol to minimize the risk of severe side effects:

  • Infection
  • Lumps
  • Nodules
  • Granulomas

At GEM Aesthetic Clinic Malaysia, we have our qualified doctors who are Master Injectors with 16 years of experience and over 40,000 filler procedures done (As of 2024) available for consultation to guide you through our Sculptra treatment Malaysia. Feel free to schedule a consultation with us today!

What are the other Anti-Aging treatments we offer?

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