Is it part of basic plastic surgeon school/ residency or whatever? Is it a special interest class you take after becoming a surgeon? Is there a certification for BBL? Who started it? I'm guessing it started in Brazil but I could be wrong. What are the theories behind making a good shaped butt? Is that taught or a conclusion the doctor comes to on there own? What are the proper terms for butt shapes and where did they come from, common use?
What's the Scoop, the History Behind BBL? Where Do Plastic Surgeons Learn to Do BBL?
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BBL....It's an art...
Most residencies and training programs do not teach the art of the BBL. It is usually something a surgeon picks up once they are in private cosmetic practice for a while. Although it is not technically difficult (say compared to a rhinoplasty) there is an art for knowing shape and proportions. The best way to pick a surgeon is to look at before and after photos and pick one that matches your desired style.
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