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What is Buttock Augment?

Buttock Augmentation Surgery: What is it and when you should consider it?


Many people desire to re-shape and enlarge their buttocks. As buttocks are considered a symbol of sensuality, sagging or small buttocks can become a cause of concern for many women. It can also affect their self-esteem. Many women may also develop negative feelings about their sexuality. Moreover, unevenly shaped buttocks can make it difficult for women to follow the latest trends in fashion. They feel uncomfortable wearing certain clothes like swimwear.

Gluteal muscles in many people are not in proportion with the rest of the body. Some body-builders also face this problem as they fail to develop their gluteal muscles. As a result they have smaller buttocks. Sometimes, no amount of exercise can develop this area of the body.

However, with the advancements made in the field of cosmetic surgery, it has become possible for you to get shapely and attractive buttocks. Buttock augmentation surgery is an excellent option for those who wish to enhance the size and shape of their buttocks.  

What is buttock augmentation?

Buttock augmentation is a medical procedure performed on both men and women to enhance the appearance or size of buttocks. The purpose of buttock augmentation surgery is to make your buttock look firmer, rounder and tighter.

In the surgery, an incision is made and silicone implant is placed on both sides. There is also a fat transfer method (also known as Brazilian Butt Augmentation) in which the fat is removed from one part of the body and is replaced into the buttocks.

This surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries amongst women as it can provide them curvaceous and attractive buttocks. It can also make the waistline look slimmer. By improving the balance of your figure, buttock augmentation surgery can have a positive impact on the overall self-confidence of a person.

Who is the best candidate?

Anyone who is not happy with the size and shape of his/ her buttocks and is seeking a more balanced body profile can go for this surgery. This surgery is also a good option for you if your buttock is asymmetrical. You should be a non-smoker and a physically healthy person if you’re planning to go for this surgery. If you’ve any major medical condition, you should consult your doctor first. Moreover, it is important to have realistic expectations from the surgery.

Side effects:

Every surgery has its own risks and side-effects and this one is no exception. Some of the common side-effects of buttock augmentation surgery include scarring, infection, bleeding, nerve damage, anaesthesia risks, allergic reactions and changes in sensation. Implant slippage or migration can also occur in some cases. These risks can be reduced by following the advice of the surgeon.

What is the Cost?

The cost of buttock augmentation surgery depends on the extent of the surgery needed and the type of procedure used (silicon implant or fat transfer). Generally, silicon implant method is more expensive and costs around $18,000 (AUD). The surgery performed with fat transfer method costs between $11,000 and $14,000 (AUD). Buttock augmentation surgery can help you get firm, curvy and shapely buttocks. You can consult a cosmetic surgeon who’ll provide you more information about the surgery.

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