Biostimulation with Radiesse/Sculptra

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Biostimulation with Radiesse/Sculptra

Biostimulators trigger collagen growth through fibroblast activation, which is either inflammatory (Sculptra) or non-inflammatory (Radiesse). Biostimulation helps cells regenerate, replacing older skin cells with new ones. 

Radiesse

Radiesse, a natural calcium-based filler, contains micro-particles to trigger new collagen in the injected area. Radiesse adds lift and an improvement to deep lines and wrinkles. Radiesse is injected deep into the skin to cause an immune reaction that regenerates collagen. Results last up to a year or more and how many syringes you need depends on the degree of your structural loss. Radiesse you may need maintenance treatments with Radiesse.  

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Biostimulation with Radiesse/Sculptra

Biostimulators trigger collagen growth through fibroblast activation, which is either inflammatory (Sculptra) or non-inflammatory (Radiesse). Biostimulation helps cells regenerate, replacing older skin cells with new ones. 

Radiesse

Radiesse, a natural calcium-based filler, contains micro-particles to trigger new collagen in the injected area. Radiesse adds lift and an improvement to deep lines and wrinkles. Radiesse is injected deep into the skin to cause an immune reaction that regenerates collagen. Results last up to a year or more and how many syringes you need depends on the degree of your structural loss. Radiesse you may need maintenance treatments with Radiesse.  

SCULPTRA

Sculptra uses poly-L-laic acid, a synthetic material that your body absorbs over time. The PLA microcrystals in Sculptra cause the immune system to react with an inflammatory stimulation producing collagen around the PLA.

 

Sculptra begins to work six to twelve weeks after your first treatment, and you will see a noticeable change in your skin. This improvement continues for four to six months, and incredible results are triggered. Results from Sculptra injections can last two years or more if you take care of your skin and your overall health.

  • Benefits of Biorestoration include:
  • New cell growth
  • New collagen and elastin are triggered
  • Wrinkles and fine lines are decreased
  • Blemishes and skin pigmentation issues are resolved
  • Results can last up to a year or more

FAQs

With Radiesse, you will see results almost immediately. On the other hand, Sculptra works gradually, and results can be seen in six to twelve weeks.

No. Right after treatment, you can go about your daily activities. There may be some redness or swelling in the injection sites, but this disappears within a day.

If you need to add volume and lift to your skin, you may be a good candidate for biostimulation treatments. Consult with your provider at Allen Medical Aesthetics to check out your options.

Biostimulation is the addition of limiting nutrients to support microbial growth. Biostimulants are defined by what they do and stimulate growth. For example, Radiesse encourages biostimulation by triggering collagen in the treated area, and Sculptra causes the immune system to react to build new collagen.

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