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Plastic and cosmetic surgery

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Fat transfer

Fat transfers rejuvenate one's appearance by erasing wrinkles, restoring youthful facial contours, plumping lips, and smoothing scars, sagginess, and other skin imperfections. Donor areas for a fat transfer tend to be the hips, abdomen, or even buttocks, and popular fat transfer recipient areas include the cheeks, lips, buttocks, labia, and penis.

Recovery time

A compression girdle may be worn at the donor area for initial fat transfer recovery. Patients must wait at least 24 hours after surgery before applying makeup. Depending on the area having received the fat transfer, recovery from swelling and bruising may take about 1-7 days.
The fat transfer anesthesia of choice is usually local with sedation for larger amounts of fat, or simply local for smaller amounts.