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Sculptra treatment


The sculptra treatment

If you suffer from volume loss in your face, it can mark your face. Lines become more visible and the skin around your cheeks starts to droop a little more. Sculptra stimulates collagen production and makes your skin firmer, thicker and smoother.

Sculptra at Skin + Surgery

Sculptra is a collagen stimulator that can smooth deep wrinkles, such as the nasolabial fold and marionette lines, and restore volume and firmness. The cheeks and temples are particularly prone to volume loss as we age, and are well-treated.

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Our results from Sculptra

See the results of the various Sculptra treatments performed by our specialists and find out what we can do for you. Using photos before and after treatment, you can clearly see the natural results.

Anonymous - Pubic lip surgery


The doctor and assistant are super sweet, put you at ease and also very knowledgeable. The app of skin+surgery is also very nice to keep track of the recovery and you can always contact them with questions

Addie - Verified


Anaesthetic unpleasant but everything painless afterwards. Fine and friendly guidance. Quiet environment with pleasant staff.


A nice and familiar feeling

She gave me the familiar feeling I had not had before this. The calmness she exudes, the time she takes for you and her honesty.

Mandy - Verified

Excellent service

I was 1000% pleased with the treatment. I was very well talked through everything and put at ease. I can't say anything about the end result yet, because I'm still wearing patches.

Marianne Verified

Very pleasant experience

The intake was very pleasant, time was taken and clear explanations given. The correction was done in a pleasant atmosphere and I am very happy with the result. Aftercare is also done carefully and with attention. I benefited a lot from the app. All my questions were answered there and I was given good instructions.


Prices and fees

Skin + Surgery Clinics delivers the highest quality. Sculptra treatments are performed 'per vial'. From 30 years of age, you should assume 1-2 vials and from 35 years of age we recommend 2-3 vials. Exactly what you need to achieve your dream result, our specialists will be happy to discuss this with you. For optimal results, we recommend the Tight me up treatment. A combination of Sculptra, connective tissue massage and collagen powder. A Sculptra treatment is usually not reimbursed by health insurance companies.

1 vial 595
2 vials 1100

How does this treatment work?


Consultation with doctor


Consultation with doctor

During the consultation with the cosmetic doctor, ample time is taken to discuss everything. The cosmetic doctor looks at your skin structure and discusses which areas need extra volume and how many treatments this will require. You can also ask all your questions and express your wishes. The doctor will tell you how the treatment will proceed and what you can expect from the final result. There will be a good explanation of the aftercare, any risks and the final result you can expect. Would you like to undergo the treatment? Then everything will be noted in your file and you will sign the treatment agreement together with the cosmetic doctor. Photos are taken for your file, which can be compared with the final result.





Sculptra will be injected into the spoken areas using a narrow needle. Most filler treatments are done without anaesthesia. Do you find this an unpleasant feeling? Then a numbing cream can be used in consultation with the doctor. To combat swelling, the skin will be cooled with an icepack after the treatment.





After treatment, you can go home immediately. Sometimes the skin will still be a little red and small bruises will appear. This will go away by itself and is not serious. You are advised to avoid sports and alcohol for at least the first 24 hours. Do not bring the skin into contact with extreme heat (tanning bed, sauna).

Massage the treated areas for 5 minutes, 5 times a day, for the first 5 days after your treatment. Do this according to your doctor's advice. Use a moisturiser to reduce friction while massaging.





The risk of complications very small. There is, as with any surgery, a small risk of infection or allergy.

Dr Tha-In

Doctor Thanya Tha-In is one of the founders of SkinSurgery Clinics and studied medicine at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. Thanya looks beyond the area to be treated and is genuinely interested in you as a person. With care and attention, she explains your options and is realistic in the expected result. This applies to treatment with injectables, but equally to surgery.

Dr Thanya Tha-In

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician & Surgeon

Dr. Kristel Woltman is not only a cosmetic surgeon but also a general surgeon. Her passion extends beyond enhancing beauty; she is equally dedicated to improving overall well-being. Many of her treatments are medically motivated. Known for her meticulous approach and unwavering commitment, Dr. Kristel prioritizes natural-looking results. She believes in preserving individuality, stating, "I value uniqueness and shy away from artificiality.''

Dr Kristel Woltman

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician
Drs. Leanne

Drs Wong is a true all-rounder within Skin+Surgery Clinics. She is a perfectionist and always strives to achieve the most beautiful result. "I gained my experience in general surgery and plastic surgery. During my cosmetic medicine training, things kept coming up, allowing me to broaden my horizons. Within Skin+Surgery, I have specialised in injectables and surgical treatments."

Drs. Leanne Wong

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician

Drs Amra Sabanovic is an all-round cosmetic doctor, in every treatment she can express her creativity to achieve the most beautiful and long-lasting results. The Liquid Facelift treatment and Labia correction are her favourite treatment which she performs frequently. At Skin + Surgery clinics, she is the real expert. 'I personally find a full face treatment the most beautiful treatment to perform. It really gives a fresher and younger look, which you see good effects of for a longer period of time.' It is a nice step on giving the face a subtle lift where you see immediate results.

Drs Amra Sabanovic

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician

Drs Beekman is a passionate and skilled cosmetic doctor at SkinSurgery. She works very precisely and always strives for the most natural result. The cosmetic aspect of medicine has always interested her because of the fine dexterity and precise way of working. Drs Vivian Beekman likes to highlight all facets of cosmetic medicine. "Within Skin+Surgery, these facets come together nicely, which has allowed me to specialise in injectables and surgical treatments such as eyelid correction."

Drs Vivian Beekman

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician

Dr Tessa Drijkoningen is a passionate and skilled cosmetic doctor at Skin+Surgery. In addition to her extensive experience as a doctor of surgery and plastic surgery, she also holds a doctorate in plastic surgery. Dr Tessa always treats her clients holistically to maintain a beautiful and natural appearance.

Dr Tessa Drijkoningen

Cosmetic Doctor

Drs Suzanne van Soest is a highly skilled and passionate cosmetic doctor with an undeniable dedication and passion for beauty. With her extensive knowledge and experience in aesthetic medicine, she has built a reputation as a reliable and experienced specialist in her field.

Drs Suzanne van Soest

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician

Dr Lara van de Lande is a perfectionist and driven cosmetic doctor at Skin+Surgery. Besides her extensive experience as a doctor of surgery and plastic surgery, she also has a PhD in scientific research on congenital facial abnormalities and their treatments.

Dr Lara van de Lande

Cosmetic Doctor

Drs. Aletta de Wit is a true all-rounder within SkinSurgery Clinics. Drs Aletta de Wit is our specialist when it comes to wrinkle treatments and treatments aimed at restoring contours and volume loss in the face. She does this using injectables and PDO threads as well as skin-enhancing treatments with skin boosters and peels. Drs Aletta de Wit looks closely at your face, listens to your personal wishes and provides honest advice in what suitable options are available to subtly optimise the proportions of your face and bring it back into harmony for a fresh, youthful appearance.

Drs Aletta de Wit

KNMG Certified Cosmetic Physician
Dominique SkinSurgery Clinics

Skin specialist Dominique Kortenoeven is a true skin improvement specialist within Skin+Surgery Clinics. "Helping people inside and out that's what is my favourite thing to do. I always try to build a special bond with my clients by listening carefully and giving expert advice, everyone is unique. I apply my experience in the field of skin improvement during my treatments."

Dominique Kortenoeven

Certified skin specialist

Skin specialist Naomi Sambo is a true all-round skin improvement specialist within Skin+Surgery Clinics. By listening carefully to your specific wishes and drawing up a personal treatment plan together, she helps you get to the most beautiful version of yourself step by step. Besides the fact that her treatments are very effective, she also finds it important that you experience a moment of rest. That you don't have to do anything for a while. Because when you relax, your body can recover best.

Naomi Sambo

Certified skin specialist

Skin specialist Michelle is a true all-round skin improvement specialist within Skin+Surgery Clinics. Her dedication to the profession and ability to provide clients with an unparalleled experience make her a valuable asset to the Skin+Surgery Clinics team. With her in-depth knowledge, she will focus on treatments such as Hydrafacial, peels, connective tissue massage and the acclaimed skinceutical facials. These treatments are designed to enhance your natural beauty and make your skin glow.

Michelle Kok

Certified skin specialist


Frequently asked questions

Do you have a question that is not answered? Feel free to contact us Monday to Sunday, between 08:00 and 22:00, at the following number or email.

What is the aftercare after a Sculptra treatment?

To ensure optimal results and a gradual, long-lasting effect of Sculptra, it is important to follow your doctor's aftercare instructions. Recommendations for aftercare are as follows:

  • Massage the treated areas for 5 minutes, 5 times a day, for the first 5 days after your treatment. Do this according to your doctor's advice. Use a moisturiser to reduce friction while massaging.
  • In the first 24 hours after your treatment, apply a cold compress wrapped in a gauze or piece of cloth (do not put ice directly on the skin). This will help reduce any swelling.
  • You may put on make-up a few hours after your Sculptra treatment if there are no complications (open wounds or bleeding).
  • Avoid sun exposure and UV tanning lamps until swelling and redness disappear.
  • Avoid sauna/steam baths for 24 hours.
  • The effect of the Sculptra treatment is visible after about 6 weeks.
  • For best results, 2 or more (repeat) treatments are advised. The doctor will discuss with you how many treatments you may need for your desired results.
  • The effect of Sculptra remains visible for 2 years on average. However, this depends on age, lifestyle and everyone's personal collagen production.

Can I combine Sculptra with wrinkle relaxers or fillers?

Sculptra, filler and wrinkle relaxers: all three have different effects and purposes. Whereas the wrinkle relaxer relaxes the muscles that cause wrinkles, the filler and Sculptra create more volume and shape. However, they combine well with each other and actually create a 'total picture'. Performed by a good doctor, who listens carefully to your wishes and looks at your face, all treatments can work well together and still be very natural. By combining treatments, get the best out of your skin, restore volume to your vision and soften wrinkles.

What is the difference between wrinkle relaxers, Sculptra and fillers?

Want more volume in moveable areas of the face such as your lips or tear ducts? Then a classic hyaluronic acid filler suitable for you. This one gives instant volume and stays in place.

Sculptra on the other hand, takes longer to give visible effect, about 3-4 months, but is also ideal for more volume. It is a good treatment for people with a lot of volume loss, and ageing skin and sunken cheeks or temples. Sculptra stimulates collagen production and firms the skin, improves its texture and gives you a younger look again.

Wrinkle relaxers are great for dynamic lines created by our expression and facial expressions. Think of forehead lines, frown lines and crow's feet.

What are possible risks of Sculptra treatment?

You may feel lumps under the skin immediately after treatment. Often this is swelling and goes away within four weeks. If the lump remains noticeable for longer, it may be a small accumulation of the material used (polu-L-lactic acid) that has not been able to distribute evenly. These bumps take longer to disappear completely.

Should Sculptra bumps appear, they may cause discolouration of the skin. There are cases where these bumps, also known as granulomas, have appeared a year after treatment. They can occur with the wrong injection technique or when the area was not massaged sufficiently. However, there are thinning massage techniques, which can remedy Sculptra side effects if they occur. Furthermore, it is therefore extremely important to have your Sculptra treatment performed by a specialised cosmetic doctor.

Finally, keloid formation and hypertrophic scars can occur after a Sculptra treatment. Sculptra works by stimulating collagen; the biggest cause of keloid formation. If you are sensitive to this, consult with your doctor whether Sculptra treatment is suitable for you.

When and for how long will you see results from Sculptra?

After your Sculptra treatment, your body has to start doing the work to produce more collagen. The first visible changes are visible on average three months after your treatment. After four to six months after your treatment, the results are often optimal.

You will then enjoy your Sculptra treatment for 2-3 years.

How does sculptra treatment work?

A Sculptra treatment consists of a number of injections performed by a doctor. Before the treatments, your goals are discussed and which areas need to be treated. Based on this, the injection sites are marked where the Sculptra will be injected. For many people, it is a painless, quick treatment that takes about 30 minutes. After injection, the area is briefly massaged to allow the Sculptra to spread well and prevent any bumps. You may continue to massage the area yourself for the first week after treatment. The doctor will show you how.

You can often resume your daily activities immediately after your treatment. It is normal to see extra volume in the areas that have been injected. This will subside within a few days. The same goes for any bruising and swelling. If necessary, you can camouflage these with some make-up.

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