The most important factors determining the shape (and size) of a buttock implant to be used in any given patient are the dimensions of the native buttock cheeks and the 3-dimensional distribution of the gluteus maximus (largest buttock muscle) and overlying fat. As is the case with the girl in the photo, most women have oval shaped buttock cheeks with a larger distribution of volume in the lower 2/3rds. Hence an oval shape implant would most likely be the case, provided your buttock is similar. Glad to help...RAS
What type of implant would most likely give this result? (photo)
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The chpoice of implant and the final desired look depends on the present body shape fat distribution and measurement of the buttocks to choose the proper implant.
I recommend seeing a reputable board certified plastic surgeon and have a consultation and recommendation
What type of implant would most likely give this result?
Intramuscular implants can improve volume by 400 cc or so, depending upon the size of the individual. A significant amount above this volume compromises healing by creating more tension on the healing incision.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA