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The dangers of fat transfer for a Brazilian Butt Lift explained

Brazilian Butt Lifts have the highest death rate of any cosmetic procedure: Top plastic surgeons explain why and how the risks can be avoided. Made popular by celebrities like Kim Kardashian, the Brazilian Butt Lift involves transferring fat from an area where you don’t want it – such as the abdomen, thighs, upper arms, flank (love handles) or back, to somewhere  where you do want it – in this case, the buttocks. The aim is to restore or add volume to the butt, giving it a more curvaceous appearance, while contouring the areas that you’d like less volume in. Not…

Dan Marsh

Dan Marsh is a highly experienced and UK trained plastic surgeon. Based in London’s renowned Harley Street but also offering clinics and treatments in Hertfordshire, he is the brains behind what’s known as the ‘invisible boob job’. Dan is on the GMC specialist register for plastic surgery and is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons.  He specialises in all types of plastic and aesthetic surgery, and was drawn to cosmetic surgical procedures due to the unique challenges and opportunities that plastic surgery provides.   Procedures performed His initial passion and focus in surgery centred on breast and facial…

Mo Akhavani

Mo Akhavani is a Consultant Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeon with a busy private practice in London’s Harley Street and in Surrey. Registered on the GMC specialist register, he continues his work in the NHS with a practice is based at the Royal Free Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in London. Mo has trained and worked with some of the world’s leading plastic surgeons in London, Manchester, Rio de Janeiro, Toronto, Shreveport and New York. His extensive training in both reconstructive plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery has enabled him to become a leader in his field. He is the pioneer of the…

The pros and cons of butt lift and augmentation procedures

Thinking about giving your derriere a lift? In part II of our look at buttock surgery, plastic surgeon Nora Nugent runs through the pro’s and cons’ of the different types of procedures. Q. What types of procedures are performed in the UK?                    A. There are three main types of buttock lift or gluteal augmentation surgery. Brazilian Butt Lift: Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) procedures have soared in popularity over the last few years, particularly in the Americas. A Brazilian Butt lift is when fat is transferred from another area of the body…

Is your derriere letting you down?

A curvaceous behind is in high demand as celebrities tout their booty – but what exactly is involved. Dr A Bolin finds out from plastic surgeon Naveen Cavale.   It may not have made it into the top ten list of most performed procedures in the UK but the popularity of a ‘butt lift’ is rising. The likes of Nicki Minaj, Kim Kardashian,  Beyonce and J. Lo, have put curves back in fashion. Some celebrities openly discuss what nips and tucks they have undergone while others mysteriously become more voluptuous vowing they have not had any work done. Either way,…

Nora Nugent

Nora Nugent FRCSI (Plast), Consultant Plastic Surgeon Nora Nugent is a highly qualified Consultant Plastic Surgeon based at the award-winning private aesthetic clinic Purity Bridge in Tunbridge Wells.  She consults and operates in selected state-of-the-art facilities in Tunbridge Wells, East Grinstead and Hove.  She has a specialist interest in aesthetic (cosmetic) surgery of the face, breast and body. Nora aims to achieve a fresh and natural look for her patients in all areas of aesthetic surgery.  She also has a strong interest in medical aesthetics.  At your consultation, Nora will offer a professional and honest opinion and will thoroughly discuss all…

2017 cosmetic surgery trends

Last year curvy celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Beyonce inspired a rush for the ‘Brazilian Butt Lift’ but what are likely to be the hot ops for 2017? We asked Harley Street plastic surgeon Naveen Cavale for his cosmetic surgery predictions – and men are taking centre stage. “Attitudes are changing to plastic surgery amongst both men and women,” says Mr Naveen Cavale. “It is becoming more mainstream and less taboo and is no longer seen as just for celebrities.” And, he says, people are having more procedures done these days and are confessing to it, but what they’re asking…