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Fat Transfer for Facial Rejuvenation

Injectable facial fillers (Volume, Lyft, Belotero, Restylane and Juvederm) are the most common methods of reinflating the aging face.  I also am a huge proponent of cheek implants which is a permanent treatment.  Fat transfer is another method of using ones own (and often times plentiful) fat to fill out sagging facial tissues and plump […]

Fat Transfer for Facial Rejuvenation

Although injectable fillers such as Restylane, Juvederm, Belotero, Radiesse and silicone are the most common products injected to increase facial volume, fat transfer is also a popular option. Although most people consider fat “the enemy” in their lives, it can often times become an advantage when harvested and reinjected in the face to improve various […]

Fat Transfer: taking it from where you don’t want it and putting it where you do.

Fat is a natural and predictable filler that has been used for a century to increase volume, fill voids, and plump wrinkles.  Some of the main advantages of using fat include the fact that it is a natural filler, since it is harvested from the patient, there is no allergic issue, it is easy to […]