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Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Sculptra Nodule

 
Q. Immediate nodule/lump after Sculptra injection, do I continue massaging hard the nodule area? I recently received one quarter of sculptra injected in each side in the preauricular area- my injector has been using sculptra for a long time and is very knowledgeable and skilled with injecting this rather” different animal “- I chose a… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Reversing Sculptra Nodules

 
Q. Can Sculptra be reversed with ith 5FU and steroids? How many injections does that typically take? Why do some doctors say 5FU/steroids can reverse the effects and others say it’s impossible to reverse? If Sculptra was injected unevenly and I would image collagen breaks down evenly then that would mean that someone’s original face… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Sculptra Nodules: Collagen or Granuloma?

 
Q. Is the tissue generated by Sculptra ‘pure collagen’ or ‘granulomas’? Are there any reports that proof it’s collagen indeed? I would like to have Sculptra injected to improve previous lipo and BBL results. Fill some dents and add a little more volume to the hips. I don’t have enough fat to shift + I think… Read more »

What happens if the Sculptra is not massaged after being injected?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A  Q. What happens if the Sculptra is not massaged after being injected? A. Contemporary techniques in Sculptra use have provide significant improvements in the rejuvenation of facial aging. Originally considered a filler, Sculptra has been found to have a bio-stimulatory effect on the cells which produce the structural molecules in the… Read more »

Can Sculptra create fullness into areas that haven’t been injected? Does it travel? Can I continue the treatment with another plastic surgeon?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A  Q. Can Sculptra create fullness into areas that haven’t been injected? Does it travel? Can I continue the treatment with another plastic surgeon? After my first injection, I noticed some fullness in my lower face, but it was injected on my cheeks only. Had 1 vial so far, but for a… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Sculptra Injections under the Eyes

 
Q:  Can I get Sculptra injections under my eyes?  I know Sculptra can be used to correct smile lines, but I want to get rid of the bags under my eyes. I’m thinking about fillers for other areas of my face as well, but the area under my eyes is definitely the worst. The bags… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Silhouette InstaLift Possible Nodule

 
Q. Several months following a Silhouette Instalift suture facelift a tiny tumor developed in my neck. Could this be caused by the procedure? A. Sorry for your concern. The Silhouette InstaLift (SIL) suture is made of 2 parts including poly-L-lactic acid. This is the same molecule as is Sculptra, a biologically active molecule which stimulates… Read more »

Sculptra, yay or nay?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A Q. My appointment is next Thursday. I’ve read SO many awful things here! Yes, I have researched, gone to two consultations and found a wonderful BCPS. I am freaking out over all the mixed information. Please help me. A. ​Yay! But only by a well experienced Sculptra injector!! ​ ​This is… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation with Silhouette Threads, ThermiTight, Fat grafting, Botox and ZO Skin Health

 
Q. Would a Silhouette lift define my jaw line and what upper lip treatments will fiix my flat lip? 36yo, would like to define jaw line and “curl” upper lip. Will Silhouette lift help with jaw line definition? Will I feel stitches under my face all the time? Can I do face laser treatment (… Read more »