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Local Anesthesia Procedure: Nano Fat For Rejuvenation of The Hands

Rejuvenation of The Hands

Local Anesthesia Procedure: Nano Fat For Rejuvenation of The HandsHands experience similar loss of collagen and fat as the face. This accentuates the signs of aging, such as wrinkles. It also leaves tendons and veins more exposed. Nano fat transfer is useful for rejuvenating the appearance of hands by increasing volume for a more youthful appearance.

The Virginia Institute of Plastic Surgery (VIPS), led by board certified plastic surgeons Dr. Burton M. Sundin and Dr. Reps B. Sundin, provides nano fat for hand rejuvenation local anesthesia procedure to patients in Richmond, Fredericksburg, Northern Virginia, and surrounding locations.

Nano Fat Grafting

Nano fat injection is a preferred method for improving the appearance of loose skin, depressions, irregularities, and wrinkles in the back of the hands. Super-micro fat graft or nano fat graft is obtained by breaking down and filtering fat molecules that is removed from donor areas. This allows the fat to pass through tiny injectors. Nano fat grafting allows for volumizing and smoothing the back of the hands. It also reduces wrinkles in the skin.

Hence, it is preferred by individuals that want improved skin quality and texture with a rejuvenating effect. Nano fat grafting helps in restoring volume in the back of the hands as well.

Procedure for Hand Rejuvenation through Nano Fat Injection

The main principle behind this procedure is to remove fat tissues from other fat excess donor areas and inject it in the back of the hands after enriching it with stem cells. Fat tissue is harvested in nano fat grafting of the hands. It is then mechanically separated and filtered for obtaining nano fat cells that are rich in stem cells.

The fat tissue contains high amounts of cytokines that have been thinned down to allow them to pass through a 0.7 mm cannula. The fat is then reinjected into the hands right below the subcutaneous layer.

Benefits of Hand Rejuvenation Using Nano Fat Grafting

The following concerns can be addressed by this procedure:

  • Crepe like skin
  • Aging hands
  • Volume loss
  • Prominent veins

Results Visibility

The effects of nano fat grafting will become visible in about 1 – 3 months. You should know that up to 30% fat will get reabsorbed by the body once it is injected. Only about 70 – 80% fat will survive. You should be able to see final results in about 3 months. Skin quality will visibly improve in 6 months because of collagen production.


You would be discharged and sent home the same day of the procedure. However, the surgeon will ask you to rest for 1 – 2 days at home. You should expect mild swelling and edema in the treated areas. This generally gets resolved on its own.

Side Effects of Nano Fat Hand Rejuvenation

There are no side effects to nano fat injectables. This is because the fat is taken from your own body. The procedure is reliable and easy to apply. The effects of nano fat grafting last for several years after application. However, results are unique for different people and depend on a number of factors.

Cosmetic surgeons at VIPS receive patients from Richmond, Fredericksburg, Northern Virginia, and nearby areas for nano fat for hand rejuvenation local anesthesia procedure.

Contact Virginia Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Sundin Today for a Consultation

For more information on the surgical and non-surgical procedures and treatments by Board Certified Cosmetic Plastic Surgeons Dr. Reps Sundin and Dr. Burton Sundin please visit

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