Fat transfer surgery has grown immensely in popularity in the last few years. You may have heard of this procedure by its other popular names, fat grafting or fat injections. As an alternative to augmentation or fillers, fat can very often be utilized. In the event you are thinking about a filler to correct wrinkles and you also have areas of your body with unwanted fat. This fat can be “transferred” from the unwanted area to the area requiring a filler. This is done by removing the fat using lipsosuction and injecting it in the area being filled. Basically, the fat is “transferred”, hence the name. In addition to removing undesirable fat you also would not have to endure maintenance treatments due to absorption like with filler products. Procedures like breast augmentation and buttock augmentation can also be completed using this method. Essentially, you can “transfer” fat from an undesirable area to the area you want to augment. Imagine moving your unwanted belly fat to your breasts instead …it can be reality! Because of the permanent and natural result of fat transfer, it has grown in popularity over recent years. It does take longer than standard implants or fillers, but it essentially kills two birds with one stone. Removal of unwanted fat and increased breast size.