Are you unhappy with the size of your buttocks? Many people – men and women – are dissatisfied with the volume of their buttock and are looking to enhance their profile. Buttock reduction is a body contouring plastic surgery procedure that often includes liposuction technique to create a more nicely shaped and chiseled appearance.
Liposuction used in buttock reduction helps reduce the appearance of fat, bumps or lumps in the buttock area – enhancing profile and balance between the upper and lower body.
What can buttock reduction do for your appearance?
Many people feel their buttocks are not in proportion with the rest of their body. They can benefit from enhanced self-confidence offered though this buttock contouring procedure.
What happens during buttock reduction surgery?
A buttock reduction surgery takes between two and three hours, depending on desired results of the patient after thorough consultation regarding the procedure with one of our plastic surgeons.
Buttock reduction is most often achieved through liposuction, whereby a small or multiple small incisions are placed in the creases of the buttocks, or along the top of the buttock. Fat tissue is suctioned out though the tube resulting in a more flattening shape and better-balanced size of each buttocks cheek.
Loss of weight after pregnancy or though dieting can leave women with a flabby, dimpled, or orange peel appearance of the buttock area. People suffering from sagging or loss of skin elasticity in the buttock area are good candidates for buttock reduction.
Recovering from buttock reduction surgery
Swelling, bruising and walking will be difficult and painful at first. However you should be able to sit down on your new bottom and you can resume your normal activities after two weeks, if your job doesn’t require strenuous activity. Recovery period from buttock reduction is 3-4 weeks with noticeable results in a few months.