It is one of the most demanded body surgeries by women between 20 and 35 years of age and its interest is increasing in the older female population and in men.
The operation to reshape or augment the buttocks by means of silicone submuscular prostheses or with the patient’s own fat implants began to be practiced between the years of 1960 and 1970, although it is from this last decade that the demand for it has increased the most. this cosmetic surgery operation.
Buttock remodeling is more requested by young women between 20 and 35 years of age, but more and more women are 55 years of age and older, in whom, frequently, the hormonal changes associated with menopause entail the loss of the feminine figure par excellence.
There are two surgical techniques for buttock reshaping, both effective and safe. The use of one or the other system depends on the needs of each patient. Buttock augmentation with silicone gel submuscular prostheses is used in thin people who want to increase the volume of the buttocks.
The prostheses are made of silicone gel and silicone elastomer, two solid compounds but with a soft consistency. These implants have a thicker casing, much more resistant, with a denser gel inside than breast implants.