Brazilian Buttocks Lift (BBL) is a plastic surgery that includes all of the various filling, lifting or shrinking processes to reach an ideal hip form. Shape of hips varies according to body structure. There are 4 different hip structures; round, rectangular, A-shaped, V-shaped. The most commom type is rounded hip, almost 40 percent of the people have a rounded hip structure. Although there is a perception in society that rounded hips are ideal, A-shaped hips are essential ideal. A-shaped hips are seen about 30 percent of the populution. Remaining individuals may have A-shaped hips by having a buttocks enhancement.
How is Brazilian Buttocks Lift (BBL) surgery done?
Surgery can be done with different procedures according to patient’s hip structure. For example, if there is extremely fat tissue in the hip, this tissue is removed by liposuction. If there is tissue rarity in the hip, 2 different procedures can be applied. The first is fat graft, which is applied if the tissue rarity is not extreme. During this filling process, fat tissue is injected to the hip. In fat graft, 40-50 percent of fat tissue is absorbed by the body, therefore, 50 percent of permenant effect is achieved. If the fat tissue is extremely rare, silicone protheses which may round, elliptic or drop shaped are applied. Silicone protheses should be placed into muscular, not subcutaneous, to get more reliable and natural result.
After the Brazilian Buttocks Lift (BBL) surgery
After surgery, it takes approximately 3 weeks to returned daily life. Patient should be wear corset for 4 weeks. In addition, to avoid possible pressures on hips, patient should rest in recovery process. After surgery, those who wish to continue their sport activities must leave behind a 6-week period. Liposuction and fat graft application is performed by opening the incisions of 1 cm in the hip. After this process, there will be minute amount of scars. In silicone prothesis application, 7-8 cm incisions in the inner part of the hips are required.
As it seen, there are various methods depending on the shape of hip and quantity of fat tissue. It is extremely important to make a detailed analyze and choose the correct method for achieved to desired result.