Do I need a butt lift? (photo)

To me my butt looks long. I really don't like it.

Doctor Answers 3

Do I need a butt lift?

I deal with long buttocks every day.  The buttocks can be effectively shortened and reshaped in almost any shape or projection.

I perform about 500 Brazilian buttlifts each year, and this procedure is the most surgeon dependent plastic surgery procedure. Find a plastic surgeon with ELITE credentials who performs hundreds of Brazilian buttlifts each year. Then look at the plastic surgeon's website before and after photo galleries to get a sense of who can deliver the results.

Kenneth Hughes, MD

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 496 reviews

Buttock lift for "long butt"

Most women in fact do have a longer (ovoid) buttock shape compared to men (round).  Your buttock is quite typical and overall well shaped. It appears long because there is too gradual of a curve from your waistline.  Liposculpting of your lower waistline ("love handles") will create a more dramatic delineation and shorten the appearance of your buttock as well as make it appear relatively more perky.  Glad to help.

Ryan Stanton, MD
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 119 reviews

Butt lift

Hi arkansasgirl. You have a very nice shape. You don't need a lift. What will shorten the appearance of a long but and I agree with you, is fat sculpting. Find a plastic surgeon experienced in doing these and consult with them.

Peter Fisher, MD
San Antonio Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 52 reviews

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