Increase the volume of your breast without prosthesis
Breast lipofilling, performed by a cosmetic surgeon is a reliable and safe surgery. The operation of breast augmentation by injecting fat into the breasts or breast lipofilling involves the injection of fat to increase the volume of the breasts.
What is breast lipofilling?
Breast lipofilling is an operation of cosmetic surgery that involves the reinjection of the patient’s own fat into the breasts. This increases the breast volume. It is therefore a natural technique without introduction of foreign body.
Can we directly reinject the fat taken?
The fat once taken must be carefully prepared before being reinjected into the breasts. When the cosmetic surgeon takes the fat, it is impure. Purification is performed by greasy filtration. It is finally the pure fat that will be reinjected into the breast area using fine cannulas. Breasts gain in volume and shape.
How long does a breast lipofilling last?
The intervention of breast augmentation by injection of fat lasts between 1h and 3h.
Can we do an outpatient mammary lipofilling?
It is sometimes possible. Depending on the areas to be sampled, the length of stay at the clinic is usually 1 night.
What kind of anesthesia for breast augmentation by lipofilling? Is breast lipofilling painful?
Breast augmentation is usually performed under general anesthesia. The patient is asleep and feels nothing during the procedure.
The reinjection of fat into the breasts is usually painless. On the other hand, there may be pain in the areas where the fat is taken. Patients often describe them as “severe body aches.»Appropriate analgesics are then prescribed. The procedure takes place under general anesthesia and you feel nothing during the operation.
What is the result of breast lipofilling?
Provided there is enough fat to be collected, the increase in breast volume obtained is generally 100 to 250cc, ie a cup, or two. Grease may have a harder time integrating into its breast implant site beyond these volumes.
Does the fat injected into the breasts remain permanently?
The reinjected fat must “take”, ie it must integrate into the body. This is a fat transplant. This process lasts 3 to 6 months to be stable. The acquired result is then sustainable after 6 months, apart from significant variations in weight.
What are the risks of breast lipofilling?
Conducted by a qualified surgeon in plastic surgery, reconstructive and aesthetic in a clinic approved for cosmetic surgery, breast lipofilling is a controlled intervention. As any surgery complications are rare but possible, they are detailed in the fact sheet of the French Society of Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery and will be explained to you during the consultation. Well managed, a complication leaves little or no trace. Postoperative follow-up is therefore essential.
What are the contraindications for breast lipofilling? Is there an age limit for breast lipofilling?
Breast lipofilling should be avoided if there is a history of breast or ovarian cancer, familial or familial ovarian lesions, atypical mammary lesions, an AC3 or higher grade, or a previous history of thoracic irradiation.
The latest recommendations of the Haute Autorité de Santé do not set an age limit for achieving breast lipofilling: HAS and breast lipofilling
What are the prices of a breast lipofilling?
The price of a breast lipofilling is variable . The rate of a reinjection of fat depends on the actions to be performed, the quantities to be injected, the length of stay at the clinic and its prices, the clinic, the time spent, the qualifications of the surgeon and his titles, areas where you have to take the fat. Aesthetic Surgery is now highly regulated and it is quite simple to obtain reliable information about a surgeon.
As an indication, the price of a cosmetic breast lipofilling is from 3000 euros TTC . Only the individual and personalized estimate submitted in consultation is contractual.