Lumps on Sides and Lower Back After Brazilian Butt Lift?

I still have lumpy spots on my sides and my lower back from lipo after Brazilian buttlift - fat grafting. I am very insecure with the look of my results. I had lots of fluid in my lower back that was removed months after the surgery. I am left with very uneven skin. I wanted to know what could I do to flatten out the scar tissue and is there anything to get rid of it completely? Need help, Thank you!

Doctor Answers (3)

Lumpiness after butt lift

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Give yourself more time. Masaage the area and after 6-9 months then seek a consult to address areas on concern.


Tampa Plastic Surgeon
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Lumpy Liposuction Results

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I am sorry that you are experiencing some issues with your result.  Concerning the "lumpiness", digital massage and time may be helpful.  If you have some contour issues with the skin then fat grafting to these areas may be helpful.

Dr. ES

Earl Stephenson, Jr., MD, DDS
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
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Lumpiness After Liposuction

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Hello. From the fluid that was removed it appears that you have had an unusual reaction called a seroma. Once the fluid is gone, the lumpiness will improve after nine months to a year. Massages to the area will greatly assist in the smoothing process. If the lumpiness remains after a year, you should schedule an exam with a board certified plastic surgeon to determine the best treatment option for you.      


Jaime Perez, MD
Brazilian Butt Lift Specialist
Plastic Surgery Center of Tampa

Jaime Perez, MD
Tampa Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 26 reviews

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