What are the Benefits of Getting a Natural Fat Transfer to Buttocks when Compared to Buttock Implants?

The two basic ways to reshape or augment the buttock involve either a fat transfer (Brazilian buttock lift) or buttock implant. Fat transfer allows the use of a patient’s own fat to create a softer, more natural feel to the buttock compared to silicone buttock implants. The fat transfer technique also allows for more sculpting and reshaping of the surrounding areas of the buttock such… READ MORE

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What is a Brazilian Buttock Lift?

A buttock augmentation can best be achieved using a patient’s own fat by way of a fat transfer. This is commonly referred to as a Brazilian buttock lift. Patients need to have enough of their own fat in order to be a good candidate for this procedure. Patients who are too thin may need to gain weight prior to surgery in order to have a… READ MORE

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Tummy Tuck and Brazilian Buttock Lift Surgery

Many patients ask if they can combine a tummy tuck procedure at the same time as a Brazilian buttock lift surgery. This can be done however patients must realize they can not sit for a few weeks and they can not sleep on their stomach (due to the tummy tuck). Patients are limited to a side only position during this time period which can be… READ MORE

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Here is a patient I performed a Brazilian buttock lift Beverly Hills procedure on yesterday. I did liposuction of her abdomen, flanks (love handles), lower back and inner thighs to harvest the fat which was then injected into her buttock, about 700cc per side. She had a square shaped buttock before with some irregular contour of the hip area. This surgery is great for reshaping… READ MORE

What is the best way to enhance your buttock?

I am often asked “What is the best way to enhance your buttock?” The answer is “Fat”. Using your body’s own fat, as opposed to a silicone gluteal implant, can give the most natural look and feel. Brazilian buttock lift, or fat transfer to the buttock, involves removing fat by way of liposuction and then transferring or injecting the fat into the buttock. This allows… READ MORE