Fat Transfer Q&A
Fat Survival + Fat Transfer
I've been doing my research on at injections. some doctors say approx 50% of fats will survive and stay permanent, some say 2 years and in other hand,... READ MORE
It has been a week since i had pearl fat grafting for upper eyelid hollowness. right after the surgery my doctor told me not to apply any cold or hot... READ MORE
Is it possible to get fat grafting in the ankles, around the knee area, and thighs or will fat survive well in those areas? My issue is my calves and... 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
I saw a study that suggests enriching the fat graft with EPO increases fat graft survival rates and encourages adipogenisis. Have you used this... READ MORE
Can I fly 5 days after fat graft to my cheeks, forehead, temples, under eyes, and chin? The total flying time is 19 hours which includes two flights... READ MORE
Can adding patient's own fresh blood to the centrifuged fat increase the chances of more fat survival?
I am seeing doctors in my area for correction of my problem. Since, I m very sensitive about the second surgery and looking for an expert, I have... READ MORE
A friend has has numerous facial ft procedures. Some failures, the majority successful. She is my plastic surgery "mentor."She says her experience is... READ MORE
My ps removed too much fats during my jowls lipo. I want to inject fats to where it has been taken out. after lipo, will blood vessels still remain... READ MORE
Is it true that about 60% of the fat will survive as 'permanent'? I also read that macrophages continue to eat the newly transferred fat -- will it... READ MORE
Hello Drs, I'm seriously considering fat transfer to my cheeks to replace volume loss in mid face and buccal area space (fat pad) as well as temples.... READ MORE
Fat Transfer to Lips and keeping it in place: Can you lose fat from a Fat Transfer if you take weight loss pills?
I will be having a FT to LIPS with a tummy tuck. I have also heard that taking fat from a stubborn donor spot aids in keeping the fat from the FT in... READ MORE
For example, even though a lot of the swelling has gone, it feels good to put ice on my face. Does this impede circulation to the harvested tissue?... READ MORE
During a fat transfer to the lips, how much fat get reabsorbed by the body and how much survives in the lip?
I want to have fat transfer to my lips to make them much fuller but i am not sure if it is worth it. how much of the fat will survive the transplant?... READ MORE
Is there a difference in the way the fat is extracted (eg. needle size) that would allow for a reduction in fat loss after the surgery READ MORE
I had lipo on inner thighs last year, the physician took way too much fat from the center of my thighs and left a hole there, it was obvious and made... READ MORE