Lipo injection is a process where in fat is removed from one part of the body and under sterile conditions injected to other parts of the body. This is done to improve the contour of any particular part of the body.

Depending on the part of the body the amount of fat injected can vary from a few milliliters to hundreds of milliliters.

Where can it be used

  • the face for lips cheeks around the eyes etc
  • the breasts for increase in the size of the breasts
  • the trunk to shape the trunk or hip profile or the waist line etc
  • scars depressed scars do well with these procedures

Immediately after the procedure there may be some swelling and bruising in the region of liposuction as well as the site of injection. These are temporary and will disappear in a about two weeks. During the course of treatment you may be asked to use an elastic compression garment to aid the process of healing.

The fat that is injected may get resorbed to some extent. This will lead to some loss of volume of the fat. In certain cases the procedure may have to be repeated to achieve a satisfactory result