What is Vaser Hi Def Breast Augmentation with Fat Transfer?
The Vaser Hi Def breast augmentation with fat transfer is the revolutionary procedure that provides patients with the benefits of both Vaser liposculpturing and breast enhancement, without ever introducing a foreign object (implants) into the body. By using these advanced liposculturing techniques (VASER ® Hi Def liposculpture) to remove fat in areas such as the underarm and upper abdomen, as well as directly underneath the breasts, Dr. Shu can contour your figure to create the illusion of larger breasts without the use of implants. Autologous fat transfer involves gently removing fat from body regions with localized fat deposits and injecting the harvested fat into the breasts. increasing your cup size with fuller, rounder breasts without ever using implants.
Who is the ideal candidate for this procedure?
An ideal candidate for this procedure is someone aged 30-70 years old who wants to achieve a permanent increase in breast size and natural-looking improvement in breast contour. This procedure is ideal for individuals who have lost fullness in their breasts due to factors such as age, weight fluctuations, and breast feeding. Patients should be aware that fat transfer is suitable usually only for a 1 cup size increase.
How is the Vaser Hi Def Breast Augmentation with Fat Transfer Performed?
Dr. Shu performs the Vaser Hi Def breast augmentation under a local anesthetic and light sedation. He will do standard liposuction in the donor site to harvest the fat first, and then he contour your figure around the breasts. A small ultrasound probe is inserted to liquefy the fat cells. Once the fat has been dissolved, it is harvested through a gentle suction process. The harvested fat is then injected into the breasts. Because the fat is not a foreign substance, it becomes incorporated as living tissue and there is no risk of rejection.
How long does the procedure usually take? Will the procedure be painful?
The 1st part of the procedure, Vaser Hi Def process may take 2 hours. The 2nd part of the procedure, Fat transfer process can typically be performed in under an hour. There is typically minimal discomfort and pain for fat transfer procedures.
What is the recovery process like?
There will be some swelling, bruising in the treated area, as well as some soreness. Take the pain medications as needed. Avoid moving the treated areas while they heal. It typically takes about two weeks for the swelling and bruising to resolve, although it depends on each individual.
What is the approximate cost of Hi Def Breast Enhancement?
Cost of Vaser Hi Def breast augmentation with fat transfer procedures typically range from $7,000 to $9,000, depending on each patient’s background and procedure choices.
When the fat is taken from donor sites such as abdomen or buttocks, will the skin from the donor sites tighten up or become saggy?
The skin from the donor sites typically tightens up.