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Fat Transfer - Things You Must Know about Fat Grafting

Fat transfer process is the transfer of fat from different areas in which your body that has extra fat like outer thighs to  other areas that may lack fat volume, like your face, buttocks, breasts, and hands. This long-lasting and safe procedure provides natural-looking outcomes. Time to Consider Fat Grafting You can consider fat transfer if: You have sunken and creased facial areas. You require permanent correction rather than temporary fillers. You want to contour your body, fill its depressions, rejuvenate your face and hands and revise scars. You are looking for breast reconstruction to fill in irregularities and hide visible signs of implants. Good Candidates for Fat Transfer Procedure The purpose of this process is to fill in, or augment volume-deficient areas. Commonly injected and grafting areas are the face, hands, lips, depressions in the skin (after scarring and liposuction), buttock and breast (for augmentation). You will require a donor site so that your plastic surgeon can take fat to fill skin depressions. To become a good candidate for fat transfer, you must not have circulation issues, either from smoking or medical condition. Facial Fat Grafting You will need this procedure if your face has creases like crow’s feet, smile lines, and laugh lines. Fat can be taken from the thighs, abdomen, or different other areas to inject in your face. Sunken regions and acne scars on your face, cheeks, and lips can be treated with fat transfer. A qualified surgeon can decrease lines between mouth and nose with fat grafting, correct skin indentations or depressions and reduce wrinkles on forehead. Breast Augmentation Get a consistent improvement in the size of your breast with fat transfer. You can be a good candidate for this process if your breasts have a good shape and skin tone. With sagging breasts and poor skin, you can't take advantage of fat transfer. Your breast enhancement will depend on the volume of fat in different parts of your body. Breast Implants and Fat Grafting Sometimes the shape of your breast requires optimization during the procedure of breast implant so that you can take advantage of fat transfer. Through this procedure, you can fill in irregularities after breast augmentation with fat. It allows you to get optimal and smooth contour shape. Reconstruction of Breast For breast defects after lumpectomy for cancer, fat transfer is an efficient method to fill in all possible imperfections. Fat grafting is also a great option for the total reconstruction of the breast after mastectomy. Buttock Augmentation Numerous people desire a more rounded and fuller buttock, and to achieve this, they prefer a Brazilian lift for the butt that uses fat transfer to make buttock curvaceous without implants. Liposuction is common to sculpt the surroundubg areas and gather the autologous body fat to inject in buttock areas. Hand Rejuvenation Fat grafting in hands is efficient in adding volume to wrinkled areas. With this procedure, you can cover tendons, underlying vessels and improve the quality of your skin with time. If you have good health, realistic expectations, and positive attitude, you are an ideal candidate for this process.

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Fat grafting – How it Can Benefit You a Lot

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think about cosmetic surgery? Well, these surgeries give you a chance to create a new look for yourself without undergoing something drastic or major. Have you heard of fat grafting? So if you have been thinking about replacing lost volume and enhancing the face, one of the best alternatives to fillers or Botox is this nearly non-surgical procedure, known as Facial Fat Grafting. Are you interested to know more? If so, keep on reading. What is Fat Grafting?   Fat transfer or fat grafting is a cosmetic procedure that involves redistributing the fat already present in the body. Fat present in abdomen or thighs is transferred to the part of the body where fat grafting is required. The fat is treated before being re-injected into the strategic point. [caption id="attachment_5483" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Micro Fat Grafting[/caption] How Does Fat Grafting Help? Fat grafting helps a person to reshape or visually improve the appearance of the face or a particular area of the body. Women, in general, choose to undergo this procedure in the face, however, the procedure can also be used in the buttocks and is known as Brazilian Butt Lift. In the butt lift procedure, fat transfers help add more volume and make the buttocks rounder. The fat graft add volume to a specific area of the body, thus helping a person achieve amazing results. Here are few things you can gain by undergoing this procedure. Change nose shape Some people chose to undergo fat graft to smoothen out minor bumps or dents present on the nose by injecting little fat in the nose. If you have a little crooked nose, fat can be added to the bridge to smoothen it out without opting for rhinoplasty surgery. Add volume under eye Some people develop a hollow look in their eyes as they age. Therefore, adding fat into the hollow of eyes can add volume to the face thus giving them a more youthful and rejuvenated look. Fat grafting also improve the look of tired face thus making it easier for people to look well rested and relaxed. Smooth out wrinkle [caption id="attachment_5520" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Smooth skin and face[/caption] Are you worried about the wrinkles showing up on your face? If so, we have an easy solution to deal with them. Adding volume under wrinkles makes it easy to smooth them out and improve the overall appearance of the face. While this procedure is not effective for deep set wrinkles, it definitely helps treat small ones that set in around the eye and mouth. Plump up your chin and cheeks If you have always wished to attain fuller cheeks and chin, fret not as fat grafting procedure makes it easy to achieve the look. These two areas add a lot of definition to the face however as you age, the cheek fat pads start moving down, thus making your cheeks look flat. This procedure adds volume to your cheeks, improving the contour of the face. There are different fat grafting procedures for different areas of the body, for example there are breast fat grafting and micro fat grafting. However, you should get in touch with one of the best Singapore plastic surgeons who have years of experience to get the procedure done in a hassle free manner. Dr. Shens is a Korea-trained plastic surgeon who expertly performs the procedure. Contact the best cosmetic plastic surgery today and opt for face fat grafting procedure to smooth out wrinkles or straighten a crooked nose.

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