Fat injection is one of the most frequently used applications with extremely comprehensive areas of usage. It is used to inject the fat received from hip, thigh, abdomen to certain parts of the body (face, cheek, forehead, under the eye, cheekbone, lip). The fat is usually removed from the abdomen. Based on the operation, the fat removed from arms and legs can also be used in injection. The fat is removed with special vacuums used in liposuction treatment. It is used to remove wrinkles in the face area, sagging under the eye, raising the eyelids and giving fullness to the lips, cheek, gills and in breast enlargement surgeries.
The fat injection process can be performed using general or local anesthesia. The duration of operation varies depending on the region to be operated, but operations last approximately 1-2 hours. The operation is performed by taking into consideration the patient’s expectations before the application. Depending on the structure of the area to be operated, fat injections are performed with thin cannulas. The swelling to form after the procedure will heal after 1-2 days. The fat injection area must be protected from temperature and steam.
Application Areas for Fat Injection
Fat injections are used in many parts of aesthetic operations..
- Lip enlargement
- Cheek area
- Making the cheekbone clear
- Under eye bags
- Face area
- Breast enlargement
- Crooked leg plastic surgery
- Thin leg plastic surgery
Before fat filling: Before fat injection, the patient should not use any blood thinners such as aspirin. In case of general health conditions and medication usage, you should share with your doctor.