American Plastic Surgery Journal confirms BodyJet as superior technique for fat grafting

In the January edition of Plastic&Reconstructive Surgery (PRS) of the United States, the authors Shilu Yin et al. have give scientific evidence that water-jet assisted liposuction is superior as compared to conventional fat extraction technique.
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Zeltiq CoolSculpting: Freeze and Eliminate Unwanted Fat without the need for Surgery

Sometimes, working out and following a healthy diet are simply not enough when it comes to getting rid of stubborn fat, which is typically located in the abdomen, waist and hips, and which we often refer to as ‘fat rolls’, ‘love handles’ and ‘saddlebags’. Continue reading “Zeltiq CoolSculpting: Freeze and Eliminate Unwanted Fat without the need for Surgery”

Safe not sorry – Safe Brazilian butt lift Surgery

From a surgeon’s perspective, the Brazilian butt lift is one of the most gratifying of all contemporary Plastic surgery procedures.Very impressive changes in body-shape can be achieved using merely the patient’s own tissue.Scarring is limited to few stab incisions, and the recovery is very limited as compared to comparable operations, like for example buttock silicone implants.
The Brazilian butt lift is an extremely safe procedure is performed correctly. Bear in mind that this applies as long as a couple of safety rules that have to be respected. Continue reading “Safe not sorry – Safe Brazilian butt lift Surgery”

Challenging cases in Brazilian butt lift surgery

In this article, we present a case which we have experienced both as very challenging as well as very rewarding. The patient presented with a so called V-shape. Some surgeons also call this an inverted shape. In a V-shape, the pelvis is wider than the hips giving the impression of a V. Further, the buttocks were very small with a limited skin envelope, which did further complicated placement of a large volume graft. Continue reading “Challenging cases in Brazilian butt lift surgery”

Brazilian butt lift recovery – what to expect

One of the most frequent questions patients ask us after Brazilian butt lift surgery is what degree of swelling and change is to be expected after surgery. Patients contemplating this procedure may find it helpful to see a case example of such a normal clinical course, serving as a guideline of what to expect for their own surgery. Continue reading “Brazilian butt lift recovery – what to expect”