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10 Nov

Can I use arnica gel after plastic surgery?

Deciding to get plastic surgery done is a worthwhile step towards improving your overall appearance. While enrolling for this procedure you may feel more satisfied and excited, but it may also give some swelling, bruising, or even pain after surgery. Along with the doctor’s prescription, you should take several effective measures and opt for special care to decrease the potential risks and post-surgical complications. Many options are available to reduce the complications. But when it comes to long-term and a wide range of effects, Arnica is surely the best herbal medicine, used to get the fastest recovery and outstanding results. Before going through with further details, know its basics first. What is Arnica? Its botanical name is Arnica Montana, and it is enriched...
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3 Nov

Can I take diuretics after plastic surgery?

You waited for what seems like a long time to see the awesome results of tummy tuck surgery or body lift procedures, but now you notice the surgical sites are actually puffy. Don’t be worried; all this puffiness is just swelling that occurs naturally after surgery. Do you really need help from diuretics? Candidates are often confused when it comes to this issue, but the reality is very simple. Before undergoing any surgical procedure, every candidate should know its related post-operative complications and potential risks. Along with other classic complications of surgery (including edema and bad scarring), swelling is also common. Even though experiencing all these symptoms may be irritating for some time, knowing the measures on to deal with them...
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27 Oct

Plastic surgery procedures to look younger

In 2014 alone, almost 16 million cosmetic surgeries were performed in the United States. With different procedures from liposuction to implants, more people tend to reshape different aspects of their bodies using cosmetic surgery. Also, the numbers show that more than 90% of patients are women. Even if there are many types of plastic surgeries, we can highlight the ones that are requested most of the time. Breast augmentation Breast augmentation is one of the main procedures requested right now. A breast augmentation can be made either using implants or liposuction for abnormally-sized size. Being of use even today, patients can choose either saline solution implants or silicone gel implants. The difference between them is that saline implants are much safer...
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6 Oct

Can I get butt and breast implants at the same time?

When looking back at history, butt and breast implants have appeared almost at the same time. Even if the first breast augmentation was made in 1890 with paraffin being injected to increase breast size, it was only later in 1961 when the silicone gel was developed. The first breast implant was performed in 1962 while the first butt augmentation was made later in 1969, when Dr. RJ Bartels used the silicone gel implant for a different area than the breasts. As the main purpose of the implants is to deal with aesthetics, these types of cosmetic surgeries are becoming more popular. In the last years, we have noticed the requests for implants are rising at more than 15% each year....
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29 Sep

Butt implants and stretch marks on the buttocks

Stretch marks usually appear during pregnancy, and most of them can form on the belly. However, buttocks are not excluded, and normally stretch marks do not disappear in time. They have been associated with rapid changes in body weight when the skin is usually losing elasticity, so expect them to appear where you have large amounts of fat stored. Even if they do not create any health issues, stretch marks are unaesthetic, and many women are trying different types of creams or therapies to get rid of them. During the last decade, a lot of attempts were made in removing stretch marks with laser treatments or glycolic acid, but none of them provided a viable solution. The only way to...
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22 Sep

Butt and hip augmentation in the same sitting

As most of the fat deposits or abnormalities tend to form around your hips or buttocks, both augmentations require more attention. Whether you need liposuction or you just want to enlarge your buttocks and hips using implants, you need to understand that your body sometimes cannot be subjected to many interventions. When dealing with butt or hip augmentation, we need to highlight some main aspects that will make either both procedures possible or not. Augmentation itself When we use this term, we need to understand that augmentation refers to a change in shape. For both of the procedures, augmentation does not necessarily mean implants. Changing the shape around your hips can be made either with liposuction or attaching implants. The same...
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15 Sep

Are butt implants a long term solution compared to fat transfer?

Butt augmentation or gluteoplasty refers to a specific type of plastic surgery used to reshape the butt area. A surgeon can use two types of procedures in order to reach the desired shape: gluteal implants or fat transfer to the buttocks. As they are totally different surgeries, every procedure has its own ups and downs. By comparing them, we will focus on the procedure that is used, possible side effects, and costs. Bear in mind that you will still have to take your own doctor’s advice. His point of view comes from experience, your consultation, and possible outcome. Butt implants Butt implants or buttock prosthesis surgery uses the placement of gluteal implants. Even if the implants are totally different from breast...
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12 Mar

Suitable treatment for saggy buttocks

The appearance of the buttocks is important for the overall appearance of the individual. A nicely shaped buttock with a good size and projection can completely change the profile of the patient and make the silhouette more appealing. However, there are many factors that can alter the aspect of the butt for the worse. Among these factors are a sedentary lifestyle, lack of physical exercise, and genetic predispositions. Saggy buttocks can also occur after the patient has bariatric surgery. Moreover, there is always the impact of time and gravity on the body which ultimately leads to saggy skin and loose buttocks. Ideally, we only have to deal with these aesthetic imperfections in old age, but when they occur...
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12 Mar

Buttock augmentation recovery timeline

The recovery period after buttock augmentation with silicone implants is no longer than two weeks. After this time, the patient can get back to work with the recommendation to keep wearing the compression garments and avoid intense physical exercise.The buttock augmentation recovery timeline is divided into several stages, namely:1. Days after the procedure During this time, the patient will experience a certain level of pain and discomfort that could be more or less intense depending on the surgical plan that was followed and the patient’s tolerance for pain. The plastic surgeon will prescribe medication that will alleviate the pain. The recommendation is to take the medication before the pain gets too intense. The operated area will be...
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11 Mar

How to avoid capsular contracture and implant displacement

Buttock implant surgery is a plastic surgery used to make the butt bigger, fuller, and shapelier. If your buttocks are smaller or flatter and the condition is affecting your self-esteem or quality of life, you may consider the buttock implant procedure. The surgery involves the use of prosthetic objects called implants to deliver the desired results. The implants are made of semi-solid, rubber-like silicone material.Buttock implant surgery is not free from risks and complications. Like all other invasive procedures, there are complications associated with the operation. Two of the rare but significant complications that are linked to butt implants is capsular contracture and implant displacement. Capsular contracture occurs when the scar tissue that usually forms around the implants starts to...
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10 Mar

How to evaluate the results achieved via buttock augmentation

More and more women resort to butt augmentation to get a firm and larger booty. The reality is that remodeling or increasing the size of the buttocks using physical exercise is not a possibility for everyone, and plastic surgery remains a viable option to get dream buttocks in a short period of time. The goal of the butt augmentation procedure is to increase the volume of the buttocks and its projection. It entails getting a natural profile of the buttocks with a smooth curve to the waist and thighs. The butt augmentation procedure can be performed either by using gluteal implants or fat transfer. Butt implant surgery is a procedure for both men and women and can last one to...
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9 Mar

Factors that increase the risk of infection after buttock surgery

Among the most performed plastic surgery procedures on the buttocks are butt implant surgery, Brazilian butt lift, and butt augmentation with fat grafting. All procedures are complex and delicate and need to be performed by an experienced and board-certified plastic surgeon, but the one that entails more potential risks is butt implant surgery.Butt augmentation with gluteal implants involves the use of silicone prostheses implanted in the buttocks to increase their volume. While the procedure involves certain risks, it is the only procedure that can deliver spectacular results in just one session, especially when it comes to the projection of the buttocks.The incisions for butt implant surgery are made either under the buttocks or in the intra gluteal fold. Due to...
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9 Mar

Are the results of fat transfer to the butt permanent?

Fat transfer procedures are performed quite frequently nowadays with the purpose of adding volume to certain features of the body that could use an increase in size, volume, or their shape corrected. Fat transfer is commonly performed on the buttocks, hips and even breasts. Many people resort to having fat grafted to their butt as it is a safe and efficient procedure to get bigger buttocks with no use of a foreign object such as implants. Another reason why patients might prefer to undergo the fat transfer is that it provides good and natural results. But then the question arises, are the results of fat transfer to the butt permanent?Up until a few years ago, the procedure was performed with...
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7 Mar

How is the butt lift performed?

The butt lift is one of the most popular and commonly performed plastic surgery procedures in the United States. The operation effectively treats buttocks that have become loose and saggy. Many factors can cause the buttocks to become saggy. As you age, your body experiences hormonal changes and the estrogen level in your body decreases. It affects the contours of your butt, making them saggy and loose. Also, pregnancy tends to make the buttocks saggy. Weight fluctuation is yet another dominant factor that causes the butt to become saggy. When the butt becomes saggy, it means the skin has become weaker and the elastin has been damaged. This phenomenon makes the buttocks severely saggy. Saggy buttocks look aesthetically unappealing, causing...
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4 Mar

Butt augmentation safety measures

Buttock augmentation can be efficiently achieved with the help of two plastic surgery procedures: fat grafting and implant surgery. Both procedures provide good results and are recommended in different cases, depending on the anatomy of the patient, the desired results, and other factors.Both procedures are complex and associated with certain risks and potential complications that can be avoided by choosing an experienced board-certified plastic surgeon who performs the procedure in an accredited facility with all safety protocols in place. When it comes to safety measures, you should know that most plastic surgeons will perform the procedure with the patient on antibiotic treatment through the IV. Also, the butt implants should be thoroughly disinfected with a special solution. This way we...
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2 Mar

Are there non-invasive treatments for saggy buttocks?

When it comes to the unpleasant appearance of the buttocks, there are a few solutions that come to mind for people confronted with the issue. Usually it is physical exercise and special diets, then there are creams, lotions, potions, pills, and massages that are said to make your buttocks look firmer, youthful-looking and eventually a bit bigger.Saggy buttocks can be caused by weight fluctuations, the natural aging process, genetic predisposition and also a sedentary lifestyle. When confronted with sagginess of the buttocks, the patient often has droopy skin on the buttocks and also a general lack of tonus of the buttock structure. People confronted with this aesthetic imperfection first often look for non-invasive solutions to correct it. Unfortunately, the least...
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26 Feb

Is it safe to take vitamins after buttock augmentation?

Buttock augmentation is a complex plastic surgery that requires a certain level of preparation, and special attention is required during the post-operative stage. During consultation, the surgeon should make it a priority to tell the patient that certain medications such as birth control pills and anti-inflammatory pills, as well as natural supplements, are to be avoided at all costs for at least two weeks or more before the procedure. If the patient fails to follow, the surgeon should be informed immediately as the procedure’s date might be rescheduled to a later date. When it comes to the post-operative stage, there are other indications to be followed. Many patients ask about the post-op behavior and what they should do to ensure...
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26 Feb

How will a successful buttock augmentation affect your quality of life?

Nowadays more and more people resort to plastic surgery to correct or improve their buttocks. When this procedure is performed with a strong medical indication, it means the patient is indeed in need of an increase of buttock volume to achieve symmetry of proportions of the body. The main reason for undergoing butt augmentation surgery is to correct what the patient feels is a physical imperfection. As a result, the first thing that changes is the physical appearance of the patient. However, along with this improvement is the quality of life of the patient that can be significantly improved after a successful buttock augmentation.1. Increase in self-esteem and self-confidenceWhen confronted with a physical imperfection such as...
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24 Feb

How painful is the butt implant procedure?

Plastic surgery is often the only effective method to achieve improvements in the appearance of the body. However, plastic surgery is also a medical procedure that entails risks and potential complications and should always be carefully considered. When weighing in the pros and cons of undergoing butt implant surgery, it is important to consider the side effects that can occur after the procedure. This is the reason why many patients ask how painful the butt implant procedure is. The pain is a subjective issue. Each person has a certain level of tolerance to pain. What is nothing for one patient could translate into moderate or even intensive pain for another patient. This is why it would be difficult to say...
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20 Feb

Additional benefits of fat transfer to the buttocks

The fat transfer to the buttocks is usually performed with the patient under general anesthesia and can last two to three hours, depending on the characteristics of each case. The incisions are small, around 3-4 mm and hidden in the natural folds of the skin to ensure they are barely noticeable after the procedure. When performed, it starts with the elimination of excess fat from donor areas (abdomen, flanks and even thighs). The fat is collected and purified to be later on re-injected with the help of special syringes into the buttocks. After the procedure, the patient will have to wear compression garments that will reduce the swelling and remodel the body even more after surgery. The hospitalization for butt...
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