Buttock Lift / Rejuvenation

Buttock augmentation can be done either with implants or a patient’s own fat.  I personally don’t do augmentation with implants but prefer to use a patient’s own fatty tissue.  This procedure is one of the fastest growing procedures in our country and globally.  Concerns have arisen due to an alarming rate of fatalities associated […]

Newer Trends in 2016

The statistics are in and 2016 is now in the record books.  We saw 17.1 million surgical and minimally invasive procedures performed with breast augmentation and Botox leading the way.  Overall the 2016 statistics saw a 3% increase over 2015. Facial cosmetic procedures saw a sharp rise and once again are one of the […]

The Ideal Buttock

I guess if there is an idea buttock it would be in the eye of the beholder like anything in life.  You like vanilla, I like chocolate.  Some of the aspects of our ideal buttock are:

Smooth inward sweep of the lumbosacral/waist area
Feminine cleavage of the separation of the buttock
Maximum prominence in […]

Safety Aspects of Gluteal Augmentation

Buttock enhancement or gluteal augmentation is rapidly growing in popularity.  For many it is commonly known as Brazilian buttock lift or BBL.  I recently read an article that was a review of articles discussing safety and efficacy of buttock or gluteal augmentation.  In 2002 there were only 614 procedures performed while in 2014 the […]