Fat Transfer, also known as fat grafting, is a procedure that enhances a person’s appearance by taking fat from a specific part of the body such as abdomen, thighs, etc. and using it to add volume and improve wrinkles and fine lines for facial rejuvenation to the desired areas such as, breasts, lips, under eyes, smile lines, etc.
- Prior to your surgery it is important not to take aspirin, Motrin, Vit B, A or blood thinning products (including herbals or supplements) to minimize the chance of bleeding during your operation.
- Medical history should be informed.
- Take the full course of medications.
- Compression garments are placed at the end of the operation. They should be worn snuggly and continuously for 1 week and the results are typically maintained for 3-4 years.