Fat grafting can often be a great option for patients seeking to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, as well as for those who are interested in improving the shape and/or volume of the cheeks, breasts, buttocks, and various other regions of the face and body. To perform this procedure, liposuction is first utilized to extract fat from donor locations (e.g. the abdomen, thighs, hips, etc.) that have a sufficient amount of fat build-up. The harvested fat is then filtered, purified, and reinjected into the targeted treatment area(s). In addition to its natural looking and feeling results, fat grafting offers a number of benefits, including:
If you are interested in fat grafting and would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Lorri Cobbins or Dr. Brian Braithwaite – our board-certified plastic surgeons – please do not hesitate to contact The Aesthetic Institute of Chicago today.