Is Sculptra less effective the older we are?

Is Sculptra less effective the older we are?

To some extent the answer is yes. It’s because Sculptra (made of lactic acid stuck together in chains) stimulates your own collagen production and the collagen is made by cells called fibroblasts.  As we age, we have fewer fibroblasts to make collagen so the response to Sculptra is a little less and a little slower.


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Learn more from our Guide to Sculptra.

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