Shaping of the lower trunk and buttocks with lipo-sculpting and fat grafting. I wrote about the buttocks to breast relationship or buttocks to breast ratio on 9/16/11. I would like to concentrate today on the aesthetics of the buttocks and the lower trunk. Liposuction is one of our greatest tools in plastic surgery. When artistic principles are used to create the proper proportion between the waist, hips and buttocks you can expect true beautification of the female body. The buttocks go through the same process of aging as the face. The skin looses elasticity and there is relative [...]
Transversus Abdominis Plane Block Anesthesia to help with the post operative day pain after abdominoplasty ( tummy tuck ).
Pain after abdominoplasty is a problem immediately after the surgery and will subside in a few days. During this time the patients require pain medicine to make them more comfortable. It is also important that the patients get out of bed and move around to reduce the likelihood of clothing in the leg veins. What ever can be done to reduce the pain after the surgery will improve the patient’s recovery and comfort. Many methodes are used to reduce the pain including pain pump catheters insertion. I usually infiltrate the fascia on each side of the muscle repair as [...]
Buttocks New Jersey. Is there a golden proportion between buttocks waist and breasts? I have written previously about the notion of beauty in the human face and body. This is a subject that interests me greatly, both in an artistic sense and as a plastic surgeon. The aesthetics of the buttocks has a huge influence on the female attractiveness. This is the most important factor in some cultures and with the growing latino influence on the American culture, the buttocks is becoming as important as the breast in this country. I would like to write about this subject and bring [...]