Can I have a tummy tuck and Brazilian buttock lift at the same time?

Many patients will ask me this question: “Can I have a tummy tuck done at the same time as a Brazilian buttock lift (fat transfer)?”. You must be in good general health and be a non-smoker for this combination of procedures. If you are taking any prescription medications you will need medical clearance from your primary care doctor before surgery. Also, your surgeon should be… READ MORE

How long is the recovery from a Brazilian buttock lift?

Most patients will take off anywhere from 7-14 days to recover from a Beverly Hills Brazilian buttock lift or fat transfer to the buttock. The procedure involves liposuction of certain problem areas, usually the abdomen, thighs, love handles and lower back. The fat is then processed and re-injected into the gluteal area/muscle for added fullness and volume. Only a certain percentage of the fat cells… READ MORE

Los Angeles Buttock Augmentation: Implants vs Fat

[videobuttock] There are two basic ways to augment the size of the buttock area: silicone implants vs. fat transfer. A silicone implant can give volume to a patient who is fairly thin and does not have sufficient fat to undergo a fat transfer. The implant is placed under the gluteal muscle and can give reasonable projection to the buttock. This method however does not allow… READ MORE

Beverly Hills Buttock Augmentation: Fat transfer vs. Implants

There are two basic ways to enhance the size and shape of your buttock- fat transfer or gluteal implants. A fat transfer involves performing liposuction of several areas of the body then re-injecting the fat into the desired areas (buttock/hips). This is also know as a Brazilian buttock lift. This method allows the surgeon to sculpt the entire torso and buttock region. A silicone gluteal… READ MORE