Breast implant alternative We women have always fantasized about taking the fat from our butts or thighs and moving it into our breasts. Plastic surgeons have actually been doing fat grafts to the breasts since the '90s, but the results have been variable, and while this was once frowned upon, now the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery state that fat injections to the breasts can be used to enhance breast appearance after breast reconstruction, or to soften the appearance of implants. And it looks like they may one day even have a role in cosmetic breast enlargements. (Here's to hoping ...)
P.S. Keep a look out for the "boob jab" -- though it's not (yet) available or approved for use in the United States or Canada, macrolane, a hyaluronic injectable, is approved in Europe as a temporary non-surgical breast enlargement alternative. You may have read rumors about Jennifer Aniston having it …
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