Facial fat transfer involves the removal of fat from an area of the body where you’d like less of it, such as the abdomen or thighs, and the reinjection of that processed and purified fat into targeted areas of the face where you’d like more youthful volume.
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jean Raymond proudly offers Puregraft facial fat transfer, one of the most advanced facial fat grafting treatments available today.
What Issues Can Facial Fat Transfer Address?
Puregraft facial fat transfer is a state-of-the-art system that removes 97% of contaminants from a patient’s harvested fat. This highly-purified fat can then be injected, like dermal fillers, into areas of the face to treat common concerns of facial aging, such as:
- Sagging chin and jawline
- Thinning lips
- Smile lines
- Sunken cheeks
- Hollowness under the eyes
- Frown lines
Candidates for facial fat grafting should be in generally good health, with sufficient fat deposits to be extracted for the procedure. In fact, the “two-birds-with-one-stone” aspect of fat transfer is one of its many benefits. Not only will you gain youthful volume in areas of your face, you will enjoy, slimmer, toned contours in other parts of your body thanks to a gentle liposuction procedure. In this way, a facial fat transfer can also improve the appearance of an area such as your:
During your initial consultation with Dr. Jean, he will assess your physical condition, explain all of your treatment options, and determine your candidacy for facial fat transfer.
Benefits of Puregraft Facial Fat Transfer
While more traditional methods of fat purification tend to create results that last approximately five to seven years, fat processed with the Puregraft system can last much longer. Additionally, highly-purified fat reduces the risk for complications and makes the best use of more fat, as the body retains greater amounts of purified fat.
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If you would like to learn more about facial fat transfer, contact Main Line Plastic Surgery today online or at 484-222-0010 to schedule a confidential consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Raymond Jean. We welcome patients from Bryn Mawr, Villanova, and throughout the Main Line of Philadelphia.