How Soon Can I Transfer More Fat to Butt After 5 Weeks of Post Op Tt, Lipo Fat Transfer?

So I'm 5 weeks post op from my tt, lipo w/fat transfer.so with the feed back I recieved I'm guessing the fat cells did not take well.is there any way I can try in feed the fat cells in my butt area.or do I have to do the fat transfer again if so how soon? I'm just soon unhappy with my results in my butt area.I spent $1030.00 for my surgery.

Doctor Answers (5)

Wait Time for 2nd Fat Transfer

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I am sorry to hear about your course thus far.  I would recommend waiting at least 6 months to allow the areas of liposuction to soften and shape to stabilize.  Additionally, this gives the buttocks time to soften and be in the healthiest shape to receive fat grafts.

Dr. ES


Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
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Brazilian Butt Lift

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You need a complete evaluation and examination to give you a proper opinion as to what can be done to achieve your desired  results.

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon

How Soon Can I Transfer More Fat to Butt After 5 Weeks of Post Op Tt, Lipo Fat Transfer?

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Thank you for your question .

There is no exact time for this procedure but i recommend at least 6 months, and what you should do while waiting is gain the weight needed to have the results you are looking.


Choose a board certified plastic surgeon who has done a ton of Brazilian Butt Lifts and has privileges to do this surgery at a local university hospital. This says his credentials have been checked out by fellow Drs. All surgeries carry risk, talk to your plastic surgeon and choose one wisely.

Mel T. Ortega, MD
Miami Plastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 153 reviews

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