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Will the dimples on my back (Venus dimples) disappear after lipo on the lower back?

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Liposuction

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The dimples on your back will stay after liposuction, I'm assuming you like the dimples if not there are treatments to fill them.


San Diego Plastic Surgeon
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Dimples and back liposuction

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  • If there is a lot of fat around the dimples, their appearance will be softened.
  • Otherwise the dimples stay.
    You can have them filled with fat or with off the shelf fillers. 

Elizabeth Morgan, MD, PhD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
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Will the dimples on my back disappear after lipo on lower back?

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The dimples on your back will typically not disappear after lipo of the lower back. If you don't like them or want them concealed, that can usually be accomplished with a little fat-grafting.  It would be your own personal preference.  

Steven L. Ringler, MD, FACS
Grand Rapids Plastic Surgeon
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Will the dimples on my back (Venus dimples) disappear after lipo on the lower back?

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  The dimples can be preserved if you want or lessened or filled with fat grafting.

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