Will Implants Make My Butt Hard?

Im nineteen going on twenty in three months. Im very skinny due to a very fast metabolism. I desire to have a more womanly figure, I have no curves. I would like to get my butt enhanced but my only option is butt implants, my concern is, would my bottem still be soft and move, or would it be hard, and also...would the result look unnatural considering i dont have any hips at all?

Doctor Answers 4

Likelihood of Hard Buttock Implants

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The Buttock Implant market in the US is behind (no pun intended) that in the rest of the world including Europe, Mexico and Brazil where softer more natural implants are available. The problem with man-made implantsids that they are prone to become hard and contorted (capsular contrsacture) regardless if they are placed under skin, under the muscle fascia, in the muscleor underthe gluteus muscle. In addition, they are prone to prolonged fluid (seroma) formation, infection, displacement among others. No surgeon can ethically promise you that a KNOWN complication will not happen to you. If when you look deep inside yourself you ARE willing to risk having the complications associated with buttock implants - then you should havethem done (INTRAMUSCULAR being the best alternative). If on the other hand, you cannot livde with the thought of such complications, you should not have the operation. Dr. Peter Aldea

Memphis Plastic Surgeon

Buttock Implant

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buttock implants are hard when put under the fat , above the muscle.

In cases like you who have no other option I ask for custome implants with very very soft silicone and put in under the muscle.

That will give it a better feel and may be less complications. Also chosing a small implant will have a better coverage and feel.

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon

Butt Implants?

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Thank you for your question! I would seek a board certified plastic surgeon who preforms these regularly.  Best of luck!
Dr Dhaval PatelDouble Board Certified Plastic SurgeonChicago Hoffman Estates Oak Brook

Dhaval M. Patel, MD
Hoffman Estates Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 100 reviews

Buttock augmentation

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I place implants between the gluteus max. muscle.  In time, they could get hard, but the hardness will also depend on how much "padding" there is above the muscles!

Shahin Javaheri, MD
San Francisco Plastic Surgeon
4.4 out of 5 stars 6 reviews

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