Could a bbl work for me? Am I too thin?

i am hoping to get a bbl however,i have a very slim and petite frame and I'm worried that there will not be enough fat.i am 5'5 and around 7st5, which is underweight and i do plan to gain weight,the heaviest I've been is around 81/2 stone.I've looked into implants, but would prefer the fat transfer as i like that its all your own fat. would an adequate amount of fat be able to be harvested if i gained weight and stuck to that weight? would a smaller more petite patient need less fat for results?

Doctor Answers 2

Could a bbl work for me? Am I too thin?

Being thin is frequently not an issue.

I would try to find a board certified plastic surgeon who has performed thousands of these procedures and who has pictures and reviews you like.

Kenneth Hughes, MD

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Could a bbl work for me? Am I too thin?

After gaining some weight, schedule an in person consultation.  Seek a plastic surgeon who performs hundreds of these procedures, has great reviews and photos, and is an expert in this field.

Ron Hazani, MD, FACS
Beverly Hills General Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 293 reviews

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