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Is it possible to get fat injections to the lower half of the legs? I look like I...

Q:

Is it possible to get fat injections to the lower half of the legs? I look like I have chicken legs - my thighs have all of the meat and the lower half of my legs are boney. It is very embarrassing and I hate wearing anything that exposes my legs. Please advise.

A:

Autologous fat transposition to the legs and ankles is a useful procedure. On average you can get 1 inch of circumferential increase and additional amounts can be injected later.  Although only a fraction of the injected fat survives, it is for life and it does not have any untowards effect on the body.  It can grow when people put on weight, and it shrinks when people lose weight just as any other fatty layer.  The author has not witnessed any circulation difficulties.

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