Also referred to as “fat grafting” or “fat injections” this surgery is increasing in popularity. In many cases where fillers or traditional augmentation would be used, fat can actually be utilized instead. In the event you are considering a filler to correct facial creases and you also have areas of your body with unwanted fat. This fat can be “transferred” from the undesirable area to the area needing a filler. This is completed by removing the fat using lipsosuction and injecting it in the area being filled. Essentially, the fat is “transferred”, hence the name. By utilizing fat instead of a traditional filler, you can get the desired outcome without the need for follow-up maintenance treatments that are needed with filler products. Fat transfers also offer a much more natural alternative to implants for augmenting parts of the body. This includes common areas like breasts and buttocks. Because of the permanent and natural outcome of fat transfer, it has grown in popularity over the years. It does take more time than standard implants or fillers, but it essentially kills two birds with one stone. Removal of unwanted fat and increased breast size.