What is Breast Fat Transfer?
Breast fat transfer is a type of fat transfer surgery which involves liposuction to take fat from your body and reinjecting it to your breasts to make them fuller and bigger. This procedure provides natural-looking and long-lasting results. Besides, fat transfer to the breast is a great alternative option for those who don’t want to have breast implants. Women who have been breastfeeding gained or lost weight are great candidates for breast fat transfer. However, it’s important to consult with the surgeon first to ensure that you have enough fat to be transferred. To learn more about the breast fat transfer treatments that are right for you, contact us to schedule a personal consultation.
What Are the Benefits of Breast Fat Transfer?Many women feel unhappy about changes in their breasts caused by natural aging, weight loss, pregnancy, and following breastfeeding. Besides, some women have asymmetry in their breasts caused by different reasons. A fat transfer procedure is a solution to all of these issues. It offers significant aesthetic and functional benefits, such as: Restore volume of your breasts Enhance the shape of your breasts Recontour your breasts Balance asymmetry of the breasts Improve your self-confidence
Before and After Breast Fat TransferMove your cursor to the right and to the left to see the before & after
What Should I Expect from My Breast Fat Transfer Procedure?Breast augmentation by fat transfer is an outpatient procedure that is performed in our fully-equipped office and lasts about 2-3 hours. During the surgery, you will be under general anesthesia. The first step of the procedure will be performed using liposuction technique. The surgeon will harvest fat from your inner thighs, arms, or other areas based on your preferences and the doctor’s recommendations. To get reasonable results, the surgeon needs about 200-500cc, depending on how much volume you want to achieve. In the second part of the procedure, the fat will be quickly processed using special techniques. Then, pure fat cells will be delicately transferred to the breast to recontour and enlarge it.
How Long Do the Results Last?The breast fat transfer delivers permanent results fully emerged in 6 months. However, to get better results, you need to follow instructions very carefully. The fat cells need a good blood supply to increase their survival rate.
Breast Fat Transfer RecoveryIt takes 10-14 days to recover after breast fat transfer. It’s very important not to compress the breasts after surgery. Because the fat needs oxygen and nutrition to survive and maximize the results.
Side Effects of Breast Fat TransferSince liposuction is a part of the fat transfer procedure, a small scar in a discrete location will be made. That will be accompanied by usual side effects like bruising, swelling, and/or numbness.
How Much Does Breast Fat Transfer Cost in Atlanta, GA?
The cost of fat transfers varies by patient based on several factors. During your initial consultation, our team will discuss the cost of your procedure and share information about our flexible financing options.Related: Breast implants