I had been doing a search in the internet for the past 2 years and kept coming back to Dr. Lam. His website is probably the most comprehensive, and also showed the most amount of before and after photos, which were so beautiful and natural. . I'm now 51, and I just wanted to turn back the clock a little bit and I wanted to look like I was well rested. I was a little bit tired of sometimes... more
Dr. Lam did a full facial fat transfer in December of 2006. I was swollen for about a week, but after that I was attending my usual social functions and getting comments like "you look great". Even several years after the procedure people were commenting on my great skin. At 56 y/o, my cheeks and undereye areas are still youthfully full, and I would do it all over again. He is really a... more
Dr. L injects you with DEAD tissue which leaves mainly adhesions and scar and underneath your skin which is irreversible. That bowl of yellow mushy gunk that he sucked out of you and injecting your face with is are not living tissue but is mostly dead, necrotic tissue. Studies showed genuine fat grafts do not last and Dr. L has never proven his own fat truly remains as "fat". All that... more
My wedding is scheduled for October of this year. I am 29 years old and a mother of 3. My abdominal area has suffered damage known as Abdominus Rectus Diastasis Disorder in which the right and left side of the rectus abdominus muscle separates. This also causes the skin to sag in the abdominal area resulting in a hanging pooch as I call it lol. Im only weigh 127 pounds but Im also only 5'1"... more
Friends teased that if I had more fat in my face, I wouldn't have so many wrinkles. Fat transfer made a big difference for me. My hands and face were injected with fat taken from ab and hips.
Pros were it was a minor procedure, with no pain, no more nervous than if you were having a dental procedure, excellent results.
Cons, face was swollen for approximately 2-weeks, however, it... more
I am 51 years old and I had my face fat transfer done about 7 months ago. I'm very happy with my results. I heard about it from some tv shows and started doing my research. I ended up choosing the FAMI technique. The doctor I went to also activates the stem cells in my harvested fat with PRP. PRP is platelet rich plasma. His nurse got extra blood during my pre-op blood test and then they... more