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Category: Brazilian Butt Lift

22 Jun

How the fat is processed before injecting into the buttocks during a brazilian butt lift

When the Brazilian buttock augmentation is performed, fat is removed with liposuction, and this fat needs to be collected in sterile canisters prior to injection. The literature shows different ways When I perform this procedure, once the fat is collected in the sterile canisters, it is first decanted; in other words, most of the fluid will settle at the bottom of the canister, and this fluid can be removed by opening a valve in the canister. However, this is not enough. I have been able to determine that after decanting you still have about 40-50% of fluid mixed with the fat, and this is not good. If I inject this fat thinking that most of the fluid is gone, your...
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26 Apr

Brazilian butt lift buttock shapes

When it comes to buttock augmentation, one of the important things to get The soft-tissue envelope surrounding the muscle of the buttocks and the body structure determine the shape of the buttocks. During the consultation, the surgeon assesses the buttock shape by measuring the width of the buttocks at the top, in the middle, and at the bottom. This is very important because ultimately the only thing that the surgeon can control is the removal or addition of fat in different areas. If you have V-shaped, square, or round buttocks, each will require different sets of surgical techniques to get a better outcome. In addition, assessing the skin tone is crucial to set expectations and also for the surgeon to determine...
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15 Feb

Hitting two birds with one stone via fat transfer

Fat transfer primarily involves the removal of excess fat in a certain part of the body and transplanting it to another part to enhance and improve its appearance. The Brazilian butt lift surgery is an extremely popular procedure that utilizes fat transfer. Initially, liposuction is employed to harvest fat from undesirable areas such as the abdomen and thighs. The fat is then processed and purified and re-injected into the buttocks. The end result is akin to hitting two birds with one stone — a flatter midsection or leaner thighs and a curvier behind! Apart from its multiple benefits, the Brazilian butt lift’s popularity can also be attributed to it being more natural that its silicone counterparts. Silicone implants used to be...
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29 Nov

When can I return to work after a brazilian butt lift?

.Patients wonder about the recovery and how long before they will be able to return to work. Although recovery can vary from one patient to another, for most patients two weeks of recovery time is needed before returning to work. Plus, it is extremely important to use pillows for cushion when sitting to avoid putting pressure on the buttocks. In your third week of recovery, you will likely be allowed to sit and drive again and will be encouraged to do some mild stretches. You can return to your full exercise routine eight to 10 weeks following surgery, provided there are no complications.Brazilian Butt Lift outcomes are designed to last for a lifetime. However, your diet, exercise, and lifestyle choices...
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15 Oct

Add some fat to your life through a brazilian butt lift!

Fear Not the Fat Fat has always been considered undesirable for the past decades. However, recent advancements and discoveries in cosmetic surgery have made it possible for fat to be actually beneficial. In a Brazilian butt lift procedure, your own fat is used to enhance the shape and size of your buttocks. Fat may be harvested from your abdomen, back, flanks or thighs through a cannula and consequently purified. Once it has completely undergone the purification process, it is reinjected into the buttocks. Generally, the rising trend of fat transfer to the buttocks can be attributed to the following advantages of the procedure:Fat transfer to the buttocks improves your waist-to-hip ratio. Typically, fat is harvested in the waist area resulting to a...
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15 Sep

Preparing for your brazilian butt lift with dr. Cortes

The buttocks, alongside the breasts, is one of the most common areas of the body subjected to recontouring and augmentation. Nowadays, a Brazilian butt lift is quite popular amongst those who would like to improve the size, shape and overall appearance of the buttocks. In this body contouring procedure, buttock sculpting specialist Dr. Wilberto Cortes utilizes liposuction to transfer fat to the buttocks.If you’ve been thinking about having a Brazilian butt lift, you might want to read on the details below on how to prepare for the procedure.Ideal CandidatesA Brazilian butt lift is not for everyone. You are an ideal candidate for the procedure if you:are relatively in excellent health, both physical and mental have realistic expectations of the procedure have...
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15 Aug

What to expect when recovering from a brazilian butt lift

We earlier wrote about the but in the entire country as well.Apart from wanting to know how it's like to prepare for the procedure and whether or not they’re an ideal candidate, another common concern from our patients wanting to have a Brazilian butt lift is how recovery would be like.Here’s a quick glimpse on how recovery after your Brazilian butt lift would be like:Sitting may not be allowed during the first two to three weeks following surgery with the exception of toilet breaks. By and large, you will be instructed to lie on your side or stomach while sleeping, reading, or doing similar activities. The same approach should be utilized while you’re being transported from the surgical facility...
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15 Jul

A portrait of the ideal candidate for brazilian butt lift

The Brazilian butt lift, a type of buttock enhancement surgery, used to be one of those not-so-popular cosmetic procedures. However, the tides have turned last year for the procedure! According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, In fact, there was a whopping 58 percent increase in buttock augmentation in 2013 from that of 2012.Here at our Houston buttock enhancement surgery practice, we have noticed a similar trend last year. An increasing number of women are actually showing interest in improving the appearance of their behinds. This can be attributed to frequent media exposure of women celebrities who have voluptuous back sides such as Kim Kardashian.Who Can Benefit Greatly From a Brazilian Butt LiftNot everyone though can obtain...
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30 Mar

Butt implants vs. Brazilian butt lift

Wanting to change the shape of the backside has become an increasingly popular trend - not only in recent years, it for a long period of time. This has a lot to do of course, with the ideal female shape - a small waist, and larger breasts and bottoms. Having these additional curves can help you feel more womanly, and better in everything from jeans to dresses, and even just your regular sweats! But when considering a procedure to enhance your buttocks, which one is best for you? Read on to find out! The Brazilian Butt lift, named for the well-known curvy look of Brazilian women, has become popular because of its natural looking results. Unlike implants, you do not place...
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15 Mar

How buttock procedures can change your shape

When it comes to get a curvier, more womanly figures one, the most desired places is the buttocks. Surgical procedures in the buttocks have become increasingly popular and can change the way your body looks completely. But knowing exactly how each different procedure can change your body is important to know before even speaking with a doctor.Butt LiftsJust as the name implies, a surgical butt lift will eliminate any sagging skin and 'lift' the buttocks up. This procedure is done by making an incision in a certain area depending on the desired outcome. The sagging skin is then lifted up and attached to deep inner tissue or bone to permanently hold it in place. A buttock lift will firm the area,...
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