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Buttocks Augmentation in Birmingham, Alabama with Your Own Natural Fat
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If you feel that your backside is too flat or sagging, the Birmingham, Alabama cosmetic surgeons at Hedden Plastic Surgery can help you achieve striking new curves with the latest techniques for buttocks augmentation. The Brazilian Butt Lift an increasingly popular cosmetic surgery procedure meant to give you a more rounded and flattering figure.
For people who would like a more defined and attractive body profile, the Brazilian Butt Lift has proven to be effective for lifting the buttocks, adding volume and enhancing the shape of your rear end. As an added benefit, areas of need around the midsection are slimmed and contoured with liposuction during the procedure to provide donor fat.
The Brazilian Butt Lift is really two procedures in one — Liposuction is used to eliminate unwanted fat and Fat Transfer is used to create a fuller, curvier backside with a natural look and feel. The name of the procedure itself brings to mind images of women in bikinis on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
Brazilian Butt Lift Uses Your Own Natural Fat
The best candidates for the Brazilian Butt Lift are men and women who have some extra fullness in the abdomen, hips, thighs, arms, legs or lower back. Excess fat from these donor areas is removed with liposuction, processed and reinjected into the buttocks.
Since your own natural fat is used, it will not be rejected by the body. Patients who are thin and do not have enough donor fat for Buttocks Augmentation with the Brazilian Butt Lift may be better served by Buttock Implants.
Our cosmetic surgeons in Birmingham, Alabama are uniquely skilled and experienced in performing buttocks augmentation procedures designed to enhance to your figure with a more prominent, perky and youthful rear end. Board-certified plastic surgeons William J. Hedden and Christopher J. Schaffer use their skill and artistry to firm and reshape the buttocks with natural results. The Brazilian Butt Lift is performed at our accredited Outpatient Surgery Facility.
Fat Removed with Liposuction is Injected into the Buttocks
Most patients are given general anesthesia during the Brazilian Butt Lift procedure. Fat is removed from the donor areas with liposuction and carefully processed. Small amounts of purified fat are then injected at varying depths to ensure the highest possible rate of permanent fat absorption for each patient. The Brazilian Butt Lift is intended to fill the upper quadrant of the buttocks so that the butt appears lifted with a more pleasing, rounded contour.
Following surgery, patients should avoid sitting directly on the reshaped area for a few weeks and may wear a compression garment to ensure the best possible results. Dr. Hedden or Dr. Schaffer will give you full instructions on caring for yourself after surgery. Most patients can return to work in about a week and resume most normal activities within about 3 weeks, though strenuous activity and exercise should be avoided for up to 6 weeks.
Please contact our Birmingham, Alabama cosmetic surgeons today to find out more about the Brazilian Butt Lift, buttocks augmentation with your own natural fat.