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babsdelite
Fountain Hills, AZ

 
Im having a butt lift without implants. What is the healing time from this type of surgery?


I'm 5 4, 130 lbs. I've lost 31 lbs and my plastice surgeon says I will be extremely happy with a butt lift to pull up any loose skin. What am I dealing with as far as healing time etc.

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drfuentes


Plastic surgeon
Tijuana, Mexico
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December 7, 2010 12:59 PM

For this particular procedure you may need about 10 to 12 days for recovery, but is better to ask your surgeon who know better. A buttock lift with fat grafting may need about 1 week for (more)
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drgrossman


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New York, NY
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December 7, 2010 10:45 AM

31 lbs. is not that much weight to need a butt lift with cutting skin. Fat transfer butt lift is often a much better solution to the problem with almost no recup time. Must provide (more)
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docblinski


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Miami, FL
United States
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December 7, 2010 4:41 AM

From the description of the butt lift as fat grafts recovery a week on average. From MIAMI Dr. Darryl J. Blinski 305 598 0091 (more)
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