Sculptra is an advanced, FDA-approved, injectable filler designed to stimulate natural skin regeneration. Sculptra is a unique dermal filler, formulated with poly-L-lactic acid, a biocompatible substance that triggers natural collagen production. Through increasing natural collagen production, Sculptra NYC providers use this treatment to smooth away facial wrinkles and folds, creating an elegant, very natural outcome. Results with can last up to two years.

Sculptra NYC Doctor


You may be a good candidate for Sculptra if you would like to restore lost volume to your face slowly and discreetly. This treatment may be the perfect filler if you desire subtle, natural-looking enhancements for any of the following:

  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Nasolabial folds
  • Marionette lines
  • Crow’s feet
  • Diminished cheek volume

What is a Sculptra treatment like?

To achieve the best outcomes with Sculptra, a series of treatment sessions is typically recommended, often spanning several months. The number of sessions required can vary based on individual factors such as the extent of collagen depletion. During each session, the physician administers Sculptra injections deep into the dermis, which is the underlying layer of the skin where collagen is primarily located.

The active ingredient in Sculptra, poly-L-lactic acid, works gradually by stimulating your skin to produce more natural collagen over time. As it is gradually absorbed by the body, it triggers a process of collagen regeneration, leading to improvements in skin volume, texture, and overall appearance. This process unfolds over the course of several weeks to months, with progressive enhancement in skin firmness and smoothness as new collagen production continues.

Because collagen renewal is a gradual process, it’s common for patients to undergo multiple sessions spaced out over a period of three to four months to achieve optimal results. The timeline and frequency of treatments may vary based on individual response and aesthetic goals, with the physician tailoring the treatment plan to suit each patient’s unique needs and desired outcomes.

Why choose Ariel Ostad MD PC for Sculptra NYC treatments?

  • Dr. Ostad has a passion for helping discerning people achieve truly remarkable results, evident in every aspect of his practice
  • He is a compassionate, caring doctor among the most accomplished aesthetic dermatologists practicing in the region
  • Dr. Ostad is known for helping patients accentuate their natural beauty with stunning, natural-looking results

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there any downtime after Sculptra?

There is no downtime with Sculptra treatments. You may return to work or resume your normal activities immediately after your injections. As with any injectable treatment, you may experience minor redness, tenderness, swelling, or bruising at the injection sites. These symptoms should resolve on their own within a few days.

What exactly is poly-L-lactic acid?

Poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) is a biocompatible, biodegradable synthetic material absorbed naturally by the body. It is a collagen stimulator that works deep within the dermis to stimulate higher levels of collagen production and restore the skin’s structure to create an exceptionally natural smoothing effect.

Dr. Ariel Ostad, a renowned expert in cosmetic dermatology, offers Sculptra treatments in his state-of-the-art practice located in the heart of New York City (NYC). Patients from across the tri-state area, including Manhattan, Midtown, the Upper East Side, the Upper West Side, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Harlem, Astoria, Queens, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and beyond, have sought out Dr. Ostad’s expertise for Sculptra injections. If you’re considering Sculptra or any other services provided by Dr. Ostad’s office, we encourage you to reach out to us for more information. Our team is dedicated to helping you achieve your aesthetic goals with personalized care and cutting-edge treatments tailored to your unique needs.

Medical-grade skincare products that will help maintain and enhance your results

These skincare products combined with your treatment plan customized by Dr. Ostad will help enhance your results and improve your overall skin texture. Click on a product below to learn more.

Dr. Ariel Ostad has seen patients for this service from all over the tri-state area, including Manhattan, Midtown, the Upper East Side, the Upper West Side, Brooklyn, New York City, the Bronx, Harlem, Astoria, Queens, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and more. If you are interested in any of the services offered at the Office of Dr. Ariel Ostad, please contact us for more information.

Schedule a


  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

By submitting this form you agree to be contacted via phone/text/email.