I've recently had a facial fat transfer to my eyebrows. I'm concerned that due to stress fat cells get destroyed. Advice?
New York, NY
1 year ago
At the moment i have a lot of stress, most of it psychological. Is it possible that the transplanted fat cells get destroyed because of that (Cortisol). Or can the fat move? Is this fat stress - resistent? I hope you can help me and thank you so much best wishes Elen C.
Doctor Answers 1
Once injected, the fat stays where it is placed
I am not aware of
any studies that demonstrate reduced fat
survival due to systemic/psychological
stress. Once injected, the fat stays
where it is placed and the volume
stabilizes over 2 to 3 months.
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