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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS

New York, NY

Can I Sit After a Brazilian Butt Lift?

Posted August 29, 2018

The trend of undergoing butt enhancement surgery strictly for a noticeably larger rear end is losing its steam. Now there is more focus on contouring the areas around the buttocks to create a pleasing and sensuous silhouette. The Brazilian Butt Lift is a revolutionary fat transfer procedure that provides patients with a natural-looking, voluptuous derrière […]

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Brazilian Butt Lift Popularity Rises

Posted November 16, 2017

As bodacious bottoms increase in popularity, so does butt augmentation. There are two options for butt augmentation: a fat grafting procedure called the Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) or solid silicone implants. The BBL is a two-step process that involves liposuction (of the midsection, thighs, or other problem areas) and fat injection into the buttocks. The […]

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Is Your Butt Too Small? The Brazilian Butt Lift Can Help!

Posted February 14, 2017

The curves of a woman’s body can help define her. Among the traits that set some women apart is the butt. Having a large, round, and defined bottom has become a goal for many women. Some have tried diet and exercise to achieve this goal and found little to no success. Often, voluptuous buttocks are […]

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Be Thankful for Your Fat!

Posted November 22, 2016

The holidays are approaching quickly, which means some of us may pack on extra pounds. Stress and overeating often contribute to weight gain during the holiday season. The more fat we gain, the tighter our clothing gets, especially when the years keep passing by and the aging process takes hold. As people age, their metabolisms […]

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Liposuction and the Brazilian Butt Lift Performed by a New York City Plastic Surgeon

Posted January 11, 2014

Liposuction is the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States.  In the right Board Certified Plastic Surgeon’s hands, not only can your waistline be made significantly thinner, your buttocks may also be ‘sculpted’ to appear larger and more shapely.  The “sweetheart” curve at the apex of your buttocks may be recreated with liposuction […]

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Do You Qualify As a Butt Lift Candidate?

Posted February 19, 2013

Do You Qualify As a Butt Lift Candidate? The breasts, hips, and buttocks contribute to the curvaceousness of the female figure. In past decades, plastic surgeons have offered butt augmentation with the use of butt implants. But for various reasons, such as carrying the risk of possible complications and infections, the procedure never quite gained […]

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What is a Brazilian Butt Augmentation?

Posted March 07, 2012

Thanks in part to celebrities like Jennifer Lopez and Kim Kardashian who have added more sex appeal to the rear area, butt augmentations have slowly gained in popularity during the last few years. Women are looking into the cosmetic solutions to help them achieve a fuller and more round buttock as well. There are two […]

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How much does a Brazilian Butt Augmentation cost?

Posted September 26, 2011

THe cost of a Brazilian butt lift depend largely on the areas to be liposuctioned and the size of the patient. Generally speaking, it may start around $6000 and go up depending on the ares liposuctioned and the amout of fat to transfer. The most common areas are the sides and lower back with fat […]

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Where can you take fat from for a butt augmentation?

Posted September 26, 2011

Fat may be taken from almost any part of the body to augment the buttocks (Brazilian butt lift). The most common places are from the sides and lower back, and from the abdomen. These areas not only give you great fat to process for transfer to the buttocks, they also allow the plastic surgeon to […]

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