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Your face is the main focus of your appearance and personality. Unfortunately, that’s exactly where the first signs of aging begin to show. A successful facelift is judged by its artistic simulation of a younger face in all aspects.

Facial Fat Grafting


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Facial fat grafting is an innovative facial rejuvenation method that can help you improve the signs of aging and take years off of your appearance. It is a great way to restore lost facial volume caused by the aging process.*

Dr. Richard Ellenbogen can perform facial fat grafting as a stand-alone procedure if you prefer a more minimally invasive facial rejuvenating option. However, he often recommends fat grafting in conjunction with a Facelift in order to achieve enhanced results.

The best way to determine whether facial fat grafting is the right procedure to address your needs is to speak with Dr. Ellenbogen in person. Please call 310-276-3183 today to schedule a consultation at our Los Angeles plastic surgery office.

Am I a Candidate for Facial Fat Grafting?

Ideal facial fat grafting candidates have a loss of facial volume in the cheeks, around the lips, or below the eyes. It is also effective for individuals experiencing deep wrinkles, nasolabial folds, or sunken eyes.

In general, facial fat grafting is an excellent option for patients who are looking to correct:

  • Thin or gaunt face
  • Long face
  • Bottom-heavy or jowly face
  • Chubby face
  • Midface flatness
  • Asymmetrical face

Often, Dr. Ellenbogen will perform facial fat grafting along with rhinoplasty. This allows him to achieve better results by shaping the face to match the nose.

Your Facial Fat Grafting Procedure

Results may vary and are not guaranteed.

Your facial fat grafting procedure uses minimally invasive methods and requires almost no downtime. During your procedure, Dr. Ellenbogen will perform liposuction to remove fat from a donor site such as the back or love handles. The fat will then be purified to ensure that only undamaged fat cells are used for your grafting procedure. The purified fat cells are injected deep within the structures of the face to accentuate the cheekbones, midface, lips, cheeks, chin, and jawline.

By using this minimally invasive technique, your face can be reshaped without the prolonged downtime associated with more invasive procedures. In addition, you also achieve body contouring benefits since the donor region will be sculpted when fat is initially removed.

Why Choose Dr. Ellenbogen

Dr. Richard Ellenbogen was one of the plastic surgeons who initially pioneered the use of facial fat grafting years ago. Due to his extensive experience with the procedure, many plastic surgery professionals consider him to be “The Father of Fat Grafting.” He frequently gives lectures around the world on the topic of fat grafting in order to help other surgeons understand the most effective techniques available for use with this procedure.

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As a result of this highly specialized knowledge and experience, Dr. Ellenbogen is able to consistently deliver beautiful, natural looking fat grafting results that restore a vibrant, youthful complexion.

Please contact Dr. Ellenbogen’s office today to schedule your facial fat grafting consultation. Dr. Richard Ellenbogen serves patients in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and Hollywood, California.

*With optimal treatment. Results may vary for different patients and are not guaranteed. Contact our office to schedule a personalized consultation to determine if you are a good candidate.

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