Medically known as gluteoplasty or butt lift, it is a cosmetic procedure that aims at improving the shape of a person’s butt. Excess fat and skin from heredity factors, ageing, or after significant weight loss in the gluteal region can drastically be enhanced with this plastic surgery procedure. make sure that it should not be confused with a ‘Brazilian butt lift’ that add volume making use of fat transfer, this surgery involves only removing fat and skin through liposuction and excision. Every year, many people undergo this procedure and are happy and satisfied with the results.
Excess deposits of fat and skin in the gluteal region can add bulk to your body parts making you frustrate as your body does not achieve the desired shape. If any of these conditions match with you then you are an ideal candidate for this procedure.
If you are in overall good health, have realistic expectations and positive attitude towards life then you are the right candidate for this procedure.
The entire surgery is performed under general anaesthesia and lasts between three and four hours. There are several techniques and approaches to perform this procedure, however generally:
The plastic surgeon would examine the quality of your skin and accordingly would decide how much excess skin has to be removed along with the body shape. Also, available options will be discussed with you. If large amount of skin has to be removed, you might consider undergoing a lower body lift then will further help in removing skin around the hips, buttocks, stomach and thighs. If removal of skin will cause a loss of volume to the buttock, a buttock augmentation might be recommended as well.
Incisions for this procedure might include a large incision hidden below the buttock by the crease oron the top of the buttocks in the back. If liposuction is also performed, the scars will be relatively smaller and will disappear and be mostly inconspicuous.
The plastic surgeon would discuss with you recovery and aftercare in detail during initial consultation. You will be informed when can you return to normal work and activity. Once the procedure is done, you and caregiver will get detailed instructions about post-surgery care that might also include information about:
It is important to adhere to the instructions given by the surgeon for faster recovery and beautiful results.
Usually, a patient is bandaged after the surgery. You have to wear compression garments, and you might have some surgical drains inserted in the treated area. Once you know how to take care of drains, you will comfortable in moving and walking. You might have to stay in the hospital for two to three days, or more.
Buttock-lift procedure is quite extensive and you will take nearly three to four weeks to resume normal activities. Full healing might take several months. Quitting smoking and being in good health would help in faster recovery after the procedure, improve results, and also prevent complications.
Results of the buttock-lift procedure are long-lasting. Like with other surgical procedures, aging, pregnancy and weight fluctuations would take a toll on the body as well as the results of the buttock lift. If you will not gain weight and maintain a healthy lifestyle, you can enjoy a youthful and attractive contour for many years to come.
If you want to ensure safety and enjoy beautiful results, it is very important to visit the cosmetic surgeon’s office for follow-up evaluation as and when scheduled or whenever you notice any changes in your buttock lift. Also, do consult the surgeon in case of concerns and queries.
Cost involving buttock lift in India is comparatively lower than other countries. To know the exact cost involving the surgery, discuss about it in detail during initial visits. Although the cost for buttock lift varies from surgeon to surgeon, we make sure you consult the doctor who has expertise in performing this procedure. There are multiple factors that affect the cost of buttock lift, and it is always a good idea to talk about it in the initial consultation.Make Appointment
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