Fat Transfer Q&A
Complication + Fat Transfer
Fat transfer or grafting has slid into one of the lowest rated plastic surgery procedures on RealSelf. Under 40% of consumers say fat transfer was... READ MORE
Three days ago, I had Liposuction done on my hips and back area. Then, at the same time, I had a fat transfer (graft) into my cheeks and folds of my... READ MORE
I had a fat transfer under my eyes because they were so hollow. Around 6 months later, there was an uneven swelling that hardened into uneven lumps.... READ MORE
I was originally interested in Blepharoplasty, but my surgeon said I didn't have excess skin, and what I really needed was more volume, so I opted for... READ MORE
I need this done, however I am very fearful of the "what if's", especially this complication. Is this a 1 in 1000, or? I would really... READ MORE
I had a fat grafting procedure performed to pad the area under my eyes. (For whatever reason the muscle could be easily seen through my very fair and... READ MORE
I had fat injections under eyes to fill out some hollowness 5 months ago. The right eye is pillowed and discolored and the swelling has not gone down... READ MORE
I had Aquamid injection 2 years ago for smile lines. I had no complicaiton so far but regret the injection as I was not properly informed it was a... READ MORE
I was wondering if it was possible to get fat grafting in an area that has previously been treated with Sculptra? Are there any complications that... READ MORE
I was going to have fat graphing with my eye bag repositioning to help fill in some of the hollowness. My surgeon said he's seen lumpiness occur with... READ MORE
Had a mini facelift back in March 2011. Facial fat transfer also done at the same time. Results were gorgeous. By late May, about half of the fat... READ MORE
Is it possible for any fat grafting specialist to nearly guarantee that there will be no complications?
I'm interested in getting fat injections (on my face), but am very scared after reading countless horror stories from people that had it done. I know... READ MORE
I've had a very small amount of Silikon 1000 injected to my lips before, about a year ago. I'm considering having fat graft to increase my cheek... READ MORE
Why are doctors so divided on the issue of facial fat injections/transfer and how high are the chances of complications?
I have been looking into fat injections/transfers recently on the internet and realself for the face and it seems that a lot of surgeons/doctors are... READ MORE
Can the fat migrate from where it was placed? Can you form a lot of scar tissue? Can it become lumpy? What about necrsosis? Sorry for so many... READ MORE
Will I have complications in the future/age faster because I had under eye fat transfer at 19 for dark circles?
I had fat placed under my eyes about 8 months ago. Everything looks fine. However, I am worried that as I grow older my under eyes will sag faster/... READ MORE