Facial liposuction and microlipoinjection

J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 1988 Mar;14(3):297-305. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4725.1988.tb03504.x.


Liposuction and microlipoinjection can be used to improve the contour of the face, correct certain defects, and improve signs of aging. The technique of facial liposuction as well as that of collecting and injecting the fat used for microlipoinjection (autologous fat transplantation), is described.

MeSH terms

  • Adipose Tissue / surgery*
  • Face / surgery*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Microinjections
  • Suction
  • Surgery, Plastic*