Facial Fat Grafting - A Step-by-Step Guide

The paper offers step-by-step instructions with videos to help surgeons achieve optimal outcomes in facial fat grafting.

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Aesthetic surgeons and injectors interested in improving their facial fat grafting technique have a new resource available. In the October 2020 issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Amy S. Xue, MD, Erez Dayan, MD, and Rod J. Rohrich, MD, published "Facial Fat Augmentation Finesse." The step-by-step guide (with accompanying videos) covers fat harvesting and processing techniques as well as patient marking, optimal volume, needle or cannula size and injection technique for the following facial regions:

  • Malar
  • Chin
  • Mandibular border
  • Temporal and forehead
  • Upperlip
  • Earlobes
  • Nose
  • Periorbital

View the full paper and accompanying videos here

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