Fat Transfer Q&A
Absorption + Fat Transfer
Once the injected fat dissipates, will the skin then sag? It stands to reason that delicate facial skin can remain stretched out after the injections... READ MORE
Nice butt w/ no hips, apple. Considering fat transfer from my love handles & back to my hips and partial areas of my butt. No drastic changes, as... READ MORE
Some moisturizers contain things like coconut oil which is high is saturated fat. Read a study which shows that preterm babies can absorb fat through... READ MORE
Two years ago, I had fat transferred to my cheeks (also had upper & lower bleph). When I smile, my cheeks push up and make bags under me eyes.... READ MORE
My facial skin has been injected by 40 cc of fat harvested from my abdomen by a syringe-attached cannula. Fat was purified by normal saline and then... READ MORE
How much fat is needed to increase bust size one cup with fat transfer, and is there much volume loss 6 months to a year after the surgery? READ MORE
Is it true that fat injections have to be exagerated because of the body's absortion and if so how long does it take for it to go back to normal ...... READ MORE
I had a tiny bit of fat in my marionette lines 6 weeks ago, it has done nothing to fill the line but looks irregular and bumpy when I smile on the... READ MORE
Can ice packs on the face after Facial Fat Transfer freeze the grafts causing them to be reabsorbed?
A doc on realself stated that the ice packs too the face can freeze the grafts. If this happens, is it possible to kill the grafts causing... READ MORE
Should you massage lumps from fat transfers as soon as possible or wait to see if they reabsorb on their own?
I had fat graft to my lower eyelid area and to my lips 10 days ago. I have a small bump under one eye and one on my upper lip as well as a hard ridge... READ MORE
Fat Transfer to Cheekbones and Lips. How Much Fat Stays and is It True That Fat Takes Better in Younger People?
I had a fat transfer for my cheekbones and lips and i read from a doctor here that only 3% of the fat can stay from research from ASAPS and ASPS. but... READ MORE
If fat is grafted from my abdomen to my buttocks and only 60% survives, does the other 40% go back to my abdomen? Does it distribute to several places... READ MORE
Hey all, Recently I had a dermal fat graft to correct a gynecomastia surgery related inverted nipple. My question is what is the window for fat... READ MORE
I underwent Facial Fat Grating about 3 months ago and was very pleased with the results. The PS said he was "fairly aggressive" with how much fat he... READ MORE
Facial Fat Transfer - after 12 days, I'm look almost the same as before. How can I stop the fat absorption?
I had Facial Fat Transfer 12 days ago. After some days of swelling - I looked like a frog or a cat - now almost all the fat is gone. Is there anything... READ MORE
2 weeks post op of Fat Transfer, is it normal to see my face totally recovered from swelling and the fat almost 80% absorbed?
I had a fat transfer in my cheeks and nasolabial folds two weeks ago and I look pretty much the same as before. It seems the fat didnt survive,... READ MORE
Hi, I had cheek fat transfer 5 months ago, at about 3 months I noticed it had reduced greatly. I loved my results at 2 months by the way. Now, at 5... READ MORE
I had fat transferred to my lips a couple of days ago, and they're great! They have obviously been overfilled to prepare for fat absorption, and I am... READ MORE
How long does it take the body to reabsorb fat that has been transferred, and why does it take that amount of time?
I read a response that says the body reabsorbes fat that is transferred but dies but how long does it take the body to do this and why does it take... READ MORE
Facial fat transfer to cheeks 3 weeks ago. One side almost all absorbed, other has 3 raised larger areas. Do I have a problem?
I have a skin autoimmune and lost cheek volume due to stress and illness. Absorbed Restylane quickly, Radiesse left bumps, Sculptra didn't work and Dr... READ MORE