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New Orleans patients can enjoy facial rejuvenation with Sculptra

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Time can take a toll on the appearance and health of the skin. Sun damage, beauty products, and aging can become a serious problem for patients who are trying to hold onto their youth. Though there is no way to stop the process of aging, Dr. Mary Lupo can help New Orleans area patients age gracefully with the use of facial rejuvenation injectables. From dermal fillers to neuromodulators, patients can enjoy a wide range of treatments to address fine lines and wrinkles on the face. Patients who are dealing with other issues such as the loss of facial volume may be better suited for collagen stimulators such as Sculptra.

Sculptra is an injectable treatment used by dermatologists to add volume to cheeks and even directly into fine lines and wrinkles of the face. It is commonly used on areas such as the temples and cheeks to provide facial contouring.

Sculptra is made of Poly-L-Lactic Acid, which has been used for many years in dissolvable stitches. Now it can be injected into the skin to stimulate new collagen growth, restore the youthful appearance of the skin, and provide patients with an affordable solution to their aging concerns.

The procedure provides facial rejuvenation in a manner similar to other injectables available through the Lupo Center for Aesthetic and General Dermatology. Sculptra is injected directly into the areas of concern in just a few minutes. Dr. Mary Lupo marks the areas of correction, uses a steady hand to administer the treatment, and sends patients on their way. Dr. Lupo has the most experience in Louisiana with this aesthetic treatment since she was trained in Geneva, Switzerland, prior to its release in the United States. She has trained several hundred physicians on best practices with this and other fillers.

Unlike traditional dermal fillers, the results of Sculptra are not seen immediately. Instead, the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles is noticed over time as collagen stimulation provides volume to the face and gives patients an overall youthful look. While it does not show immediate results, it does provide long-term results. Patients can also have reinjections done to stimulate the production of collagen over the years, ultimately slowing the signs of aging.

Are you interested in learning more about Sculptra and other injections for facial rejuvenation? Contact Dr. Mary Lupo and her team at (504) 777-3047 today.


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Our mission at the Lupo Center is to provide patients with innovative, effective and ethical care to make each person look and feel their personal best. To fulfill our goal, we provide state-of-the-art medical, surgical and cosmetic treatments to all patients.

Board certified dermatologist and clinical professor of dermatology Mary P. Lupo, MD has been a leader in the field of non-surgical rejuvenation since 1983. She travels internationally to teach her innovative techniques, and her reputation brings in patients from around the country. She started the first formal residency training program for injectables and peels in 1983 at Tulane Medical School and served as past president of Women’s Dermatologic Society, adjunct professor of dermatology at Tulane and a founder of Cosmetic Boot Camp. Dr. Lupo holds membership in many prestigious dermatology associations, participates in clinical trials for approval of new drugs and devices and acts as an advisor for numerous aesthetic-minded companies.

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Review From Vanessa V.
Dr. Lupo is truly amazing. This was my first time with filler and not only did she ease my fears but also gave me the most beautiful result. She used just enough to accentuate the contours of my lips and face. Also, she used a product on me called Aqua Gold which gave me wonderful results. The tone, texture, firmness, and overall appearance of my skin was greatly improved. When I left her i felt absolutely FLAWLESS! I highly highly recommend her and her team!
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