Fat transfer breast augmentation.
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Natural breast augmentation with fat grafting
I appreciate your question
I perform a natural breast augmentation with fat. This can be removed from any unwanted areas including the breast itself as part of my lipo-lift procedure. I perform the fat grafting in multiple planes including under the muscle to give the best, most natural enhancement. Fat grafting is a great solution for someone who wants to bring their breast size up a cup or so and use natural tissue vs an implant. However, it can also be combined with an implant or used as a secondary procedure to fill in areas that are flat or thin. It should not affect nipple sensation, mammograms or breast feeding. It can be a little lump or hard at first but tends to soften over time.
The best way to assess and give true advice would be an in-person exam. Please see a board-certified plastic surgeon that specializes in aesthetic breast plastic surgery.
Best of luck!
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Thank you for your question. Fat transfer after implant removal can be an excellent choice to restore volume of the deflated breasts especially in areas where the implant may have actually created some chest wall depression. In your case, however, you may be limited to the amount of volume that can be placed due to the reserves that are available. Fat transfer is technique dependent and must be placed as millions of small seeds or parcels, not unlike a farmer planting a garden, in order to maximize their survival and minimize risks . Once integrated into the surrounding tissue, fat has the potential to last a lifetime. Fat is soft, natural and yours and will never be rejected. I would certainly discuss this with a board certified plastic surgeon who is experienced in these techniques. Please see the attached videos for thorough discussion and operative procedures on concepts of fat transfer and plans change with that. I hope this helps and have a wonderful day. Dr. Kayser - Detroit
Fat auto augmentation of the Breasts?
You have a very good question, and this is well thought out. Without pictures it's hard to determine exactly the best procedure for you. At 125 pounds is unlikely that you'll be able to get enough fat from the thighs to give any appreciable fullness to the breast at the upper pole. Again this is just a thought having not seen any pictures. The other question is why did you have the implants removed? This could become important in determining the best procedure for you at this point. Please see a board-certified surgeon in your area that has experience with fat transfer. A good consultation will give you several options in achieving your desired outcomes. This may include a lift, a lift with fat grafting, or replacement of newer, textured cohesive gel implants? Hope this helps.
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