Is fluffing a myth? (photos)
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BBL at 5 weeks
Your results immediately and shortly after look great. The question then becomes did you lose all of the fat already? Not likely. The different view photos that you have posted make it difficult to determine what if anything is goin on. Your preop view is only lateral. Your 33 day view is only lateral and in clothing. The big unkown here is how much fat was removed from your body, and how much was injected into your buttocks. Each surgeon has his/her own way of processing fat. From your preop view photo it doesn't appear that you even have enough fat to create the immediate post op result. So, was something like saline added to it? Or do you just have more fat than your pre photo suggests? At any rate, it takes a full 6 months, at least, for fat that is going to be resorbed to get resorbed. I don't know where you read about the "fluffing" effect at 3 months, but that's a myth. I suppose it is possible that if you receive enough fat derived stem cells during your fat transfer that it could happen, but that's not likely. Demand some honest answers from your Plastic Surgeon. Good luck!
Brazilian Butt Lift
In general, final results can be visualized at about 6 months after surgery.
To be sure, return to see your surgeon or see two or more experienced, board-certified Plastic Surgeons for a complete evaluation to make sure you are a good candidate and that it is safe for you to have surgery.
I hope this helps.
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