Brazilian Butt Lift

A well-proportioned, shapely backside can be achieved with a Brazilian butt lift performed by Dr. Shahin Fazilat at SF | Bay Area Plastic Surgery. Brazilian buttocks lift, also known as “fat-transfer to buttocks” is a term referencing fat transfer to the buttocks. A Brazilian buttocks lift involves contouring the waist, hips, and abdomen using liposuction to extract fat and inject it into the buttocks area. The result is a curvy and shapely backside. The Brazilian buttocks lift is a cosmetic surgical procedure to enhance the shape and the contour of the buttocks.

Our approach to a Brazilian butt lift

At SF | Bay Area Plastic Surgery, we understand that feeling comfortable and confident is the goal of many patients. We are committed to enhancing your appearance and providing you with outstanding results.

Upon scheduling your procedure, you will receive a pre-operative appointment, which is scheduled-two weeks prior to your surgery date. During this appointment, you will be given instructions for your surgery, as well as any medical request forms for necessary blood work or related medical tests. Dr. Fazilat will also take any pre-operative photos and review your planned procedure(s) to ensure that your procedure to customized to your unique individual needs.

After your pre-operative appointment, if you have any questions regarding your instructions, you can contact our offices in Mountain View and Morgan Hill, CA by phone or email at any time.

Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) in Mountain View, California

The SF | Bay Area Plastic Surgery difference

Brazilian buttocks lift surgery is a common procedure that Dr. Fazilat performs in his practice. Typically, operations are performed as an outpatient procedure under general anesthesia with a board certified anesthesiologist; surgical times are 2 to 3.5 hours.

During the surgery, Dr. Fazilat will make several small incisions in order to harvest the fat. Once the fat has been harvested, the pure fat is then injected in the desired/planned area to achieve an aesthetically pleasing and shapely backside.

Many of Dr. Fazilat’s patients also have their Brazilian buttocks lift surgery combined with other procedures, such as breast augmentation, breast lift, a mommy makeover, or liposuction for a more enhanced overall appearance.

Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) in Mountain View, California

Recovering from a Brazilian butt lift at SF | Bay Area Plastic Surgery

After Brazilian buttocks lift surgery, you are encouraged to walk the evening of your surgery to prevent possible blood clots. You will be placed in a form-fitting compression garment, which is to be worn for 2 weeks. Patients can typically return to work within 7 to 10 days, though strenuous activity should be avoided for 4-6 weeks. You should also have a responsible adult stay with you for 24 hours following the surgery to monitor recovery.

Sutures are removed one week after the procedure. Any post-operative pain, swelling and/or, sensitivity will commonly diminish over the first few weeks. Scars from incisions begin to fade in a few months.

Dr. Fazilat will schedule a follow-up post-recovery office visit to discuss your progress.


Request your consultation

We invite you to schedule your cosmetic consultation with SF | Bay Area Plastic Surgery today; we’d love to be a part of your journey to a more youthful you. To learn more about Brazilian butt lift surgery, please call us today at (650) 964-2200. Request your consultation with Dr. Fazilat in Morgan Hill or Mountain View, CA by filling out this form.

* Individual results may vary; not a guarantee.

If you are interested in becoming a patient of SF Bay Area Plastic Surgery, we invite you to schedule a consultation at one of our three Bay Area locations.


515 South Dr., Suite #25
Mountain View, CA 94040


275 Tennant Ave., Suite #105
Morgan Hill, CA 95037


15965 Los Gatos Blvd., Suite #201
Los Gatos, CA 95032

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