Facial Fat Transfer is also known as Lipotransfer. It is a minimal surgical procedure to replace a loss of fat volume in the face by transferring living fat cells. Fat transfer replaces a loss of volume and principles of stem cells that lead to facial rejuvenation. In the early phase of aging, there is a loss of volume in the face, which leads to a deepening of natural facial fold and hollowness.
Fat transfer helps to restore volume and leads you to a youthful appearance. Fat transfer is done by micro Fat and Nano fat Grafting technique. Fat grafting usually is done after a thorough evaluation of facial anatomy and bony structure. We can also do it with other facial procedures such as:
- Blepharoplasty - Facelift - Brow lift and chemical peeling
Anesthesia – Local or sedation
Discharge from the hospital - Same day
Duration of surgery – 1 to 2 hour
Stitches removal – No
Scar – No scar
Return to work – After 3-5 day
Complications – Minimal includes bruising, swelling, numbness, lumpiness.