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Facial Fat Grafting +
Facial Rejuvenation


Reverse the signs of aging and restore lost volume...

Dr. Laliberte has performed a multitude of facial enhancing procedures over the years. This experience coupled with his honed aesthetic approach produces naturally beautiful results customized to each patient’s facial structure, goals and circumstances.

By combining surgery with non-invasive treatments, Dr. Laliberte and his team are able to enhance your best features. Visit us for a private consultation to reveal a refreshed, relaxed and more radiant version of your confident, expressive self.

Facial Fat Grafting in Calgary, Edmonton, Canmore and Banff helps many women refine facial contours to achieve a proportional, comforting appearance and a more confident, youthful self-image.

Facial Rejuvenation and facial fat grafting at radiance plastic surgery

Facial Fat Grafting | Facial Rejuvenation  Benefits

Improves the quality of Your skin

The fat that is harvested contains stem cells that provide growth factors, which contribute to long-term facial rejuvenation.

Natural-Looking Results

One of the most significant benefits of facial fat grafting is how natural the results look. With the right plastic surgeon, results from facial implants can look natural. However, analogous facial fat transfer is actually natural.

Produces long lasting results

The results of facial fat grafting generally last several years, or may be permanent. On the other hand, results achieved with soft tissue fillers typically last 6-9 months.

Contours troublesome areas

Facial fat grafting gives you the opportunity to get rid of fat from those parts of the body where fat deposits are often hard to remove.

Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting At Radiance Plastic Surgery

What is Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting?

Facial Rejuvenation is a surgical procedure that uses a patient’s own fat to rejuvenate or augment certain areas of the face. Surgery typically takes around 1 hour.


Facial fat grafting is used to reverse the signs of the aging process and restore lost volume, and a youthful shape to the face. The results of facial fat grafting can be quite dramatic as well as being very natural. It is a good option for contouring, shaping, and plumping up problem areas on the face such as the cheeks and lips.


Micro fat transfer can also be administered to fill hollows around the eyes, temples, cheeks, and to contour the jawline. This is often combined with a facelift or eyelid lift.


What are the benefits of Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting?


Shape and contour lost facial volume

Restoring volume in your cheeks and filling hollow areas under your eyes is attainable with facial fat grafting. Not only can it reshape areas such as your chin, but it will also leave you with a youthful and incredibly radiant, natural look.


Reduce wrinkles and dullness in the skin

As we age, collagen and elastin begin to break down, creating fine lines and deep wrinkles and laxity in the face. With facial fat grafting, you can revitalize youthful plumpness without the need for invasive surgery!.


Enlarge and enhance lips

Fat grafting is an excellent, long-lasting alternative to dermal fillers.


Reduce fat in other areas

Utilizing liposuction techniques in areas with troublesome fat pockets such as the lower abdomen.


How much does a Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting cost?

Each of our patient’s cases is unique, however, the average cost of Facial Rejuvenation (Facial Fat Grafting) range from $4,000 – $5,500


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Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting The Procedure

The facial fat grafting procedure begins with a consultation with Dr. Laliberte, where the trouble areas are discussed and examined. Dr. Laliberte will then recommend the areas of the face that will benefit from facial fat grafting and fat transplantation, walking you through the entire procedure and post-procedure care and longevity.


What is the Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting procedure?

A small needle is used to harvest fat graft material. Once the harvest is completed, the fat grafts are then prepared. The process includes centrifugation and separation of the fat cells and the stem cells (also found in the fat tissue) from unwanted elements, such as blood serum and local anesthesia.


Once the local anesthetic is administered, the fat grafts are carefully placed. The typical survival of fat grafting volume is 50-70% of the fat grafts injected.

Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting Results & Recovery

When your procedure has been completed and you have returned home, we recommend that you leave all surgical dressing on to protect the area. You may be directed to use ice or cold compresses for any bruising or swelling that occurs.


After a micro fat transfer, patients will experience some bruising and swelling for 1-3 weeks after the procedure. Additionally, You may experience slight aches.

Facial Rejuvenation | Facial Fat Grafting Frequently Asked Questions

During facial fat grafting, extra fat will be injected to counterbalance cells that will not survive the transfer and will be reabsorbed by the body. After about six months, the fat that remains should be permanent, providing you with long-lasting youthful plumpness.
There are different candidacy requirements for each procedure to restore facial volume, which will be assessed during your consultation. Facial fat transfer patients must have adequate fat to harvest and should be at a stable weight before undergoing treatment.
The injection of fat is not painful at all, and you’ll need minimal local anesthesia or simple analgesia afterward. Harvesting the fat, customarily from the stomach or thighs, will require local anesthesia. If you are worried about the pain, you can always request sedation or a general anesthetic.

Meet Dr. Michael C. Laliberte  MD, FRCSC Canadian Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Laliberte, Radiance Plastic Surgery’s Royal College-certified plastic surgeon has quickly established himself among the finest Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery specialists throughout western Canada.


With extensive training and years of specialized experience, Dr. Laliberte has built an outstanding team of healthcare professionals and clinical staff to ensure an exceptional in-patient experience and seamless delivery of service and post-operative care.


Having operated alongside word-class surgeons throughout North and South America, Dr. Laliberte brings to the Canadian Rockies a practice that encompasses the breadth of Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery.


Dr. Michael Laliberte has extensively trained in Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive surgery. After completing undergraduate and medical school at the University of Saskatchewan, Dr. Laliberte specialized in Plastic Surgery at the University of Manitoba.


Dr. Laliberte and the team at Radiance Plastic Surgery are best known in Alberta, and throughout Canada for exceptional surgical outcomes and compassionate care. Our goal is simple: to support you in achieving your cosmetic goals and restoring your confidence

A Cosmetic Experience Designed To Help You Rejuvenate Your Confidence

The secret is out. We’ve built a state-of-the-art clinic and private surgical centre servicing patients from Calgary, Canmore, Banff, Edmonton, Red Deer, Airdrie, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat and across Canada.


You’ll find us in the Canmore Crossing Complex. We are excited to welcome you to our new clinic and private surgical centre.


“Location shouldn’t limit your choices when it comes to finding the best plastic surgeon for your needs”


Our Canadian Rockies plastic surgery practice has quickly established a strong reputation as one of the leading cosmetic and reconstructive surgery centres throughout Alberta, and Canada.


We encourage women and men considering plastic surgery to view our gallery of before-and-after photos and read patient-written reviews, so they can rest assured they will be in good hands at our practice.

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