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I practice Brazilian jiu jitsu and over the last couple of weeks when someone applies there weight the right side of my chest i get a intense pain?

I practice Brazilian jiu jitsu and over the last couple of weeks when someone applies there weight the right side of my chest i get a intense pain?

Common injury!: Always glad to help a fellow BJJ practitioner! This is a common injury in BJJ. Sometimes in the heat of the moment you don't remember HOW you injured it, only that it hurts the next day! X-ray can rule out a fracture, but usually the only treatment is rest, ice 20 min as needed for the first few days, and taking a break from training till you can at least do a forward roll without pain! ...Read more

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To: orthopedic surgeon Question: Can I return to Brazilian jiu jitsu after a total shoulder replacement? 58 yrs old, able to do bjj now with the severe limitation of an arthritic shoukder.

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Question:  Can I return to Brazilian jiu jitsu  after a total shoulder replacement?
58 yrs old, able to do bjj now with the severe limitation of an arthritic shoukder.

Talk to your surgeon: Although a total shoulder will relieve pain, it is susceptible to injury and dislocation. Brazilian jiu jitsu may place a lot of force across your shoulder joint at times. It would be best to discuss your restrictions with your treating surgeon. ...Read more

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Are Brazilian waxes safe?

Are Brazilian waxes safe?

Yes.: Though you have to watch out for ingrown hairs as the hair regrows, waxing is safe as long as the wax isn't so hot it burns you! some of the skin in the genital area is quite tender, so there can be irritation regardless of the hair removal technique used. ...Read more

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When to sit after brazillian butt lift?

When to sit after brazillian butt lift?

Usually 2 weeks: Gentle and progressive application of pressure to the buttock region is typically instituted about 2 weeks after surgery. However, direct and prolonged pressure to injected areas should be minimized for 6 weeks. Surgeons will differ in their recommendations. ...Read more

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Brazillian butt lift, is this okay to get?

Brazilian Butt Lift: It is a safe and effective procedure. Be sure to find a board certified plastic surgeon. During consultation, the surgeon will determine whether or not you are a good candidate for the Brazilian butt lift. Butt lifting is most often combined with butt augmentation using fat grafting (Brazilian Butt Lift) to improve the contour of the buttocks. http://www.drmentz.com/houston-butt-lift ...Read more

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Could you explain what is "brazillian butt augmentation"?

Could you explain what is "brazillian butt augmentation"?

Fat injections: It generally takes about 2 weeks to heal and activity restrictions are placed durimg this time. Final results may take 3-6 months. Healing may be the result of the technique or size requested. It can be accomplished with skin and fat flaps, fat injections or by using an implant. For BBL Fat injection examples, see the video: http://youtu.be/TFdKUpv7d1o ...Read more

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Can I do to firm my rear, make it more pert and brazilian?

Can I do to firm my rear, make it more pert and brazilian?

Firm your rear: The squat the squat is the single best exercise for strengthening, toning and shaping the thighs and butt. Not only does it tighten and tone your rear but its the #1 overall exercise for building lean quality muscle! ...Read more

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Can you tell me about how much does a Brazilian butt augmentation cost?

Can you tell me about how much does a Brazilian butt augmentation cost?

Varies: Prices vary from city to city and doctor to doctor. Total cost including anesthesia, or and surgeons fee can be anywhere between 4, 000-8, 000 in the us. ...Read more

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Hi i'm 19.140 pd 5'5 ft tall and I want to have a Brazilian buttlift I wanted to know should I gain a extra 15pds just for the procedure ?

Hi  i'm 19.140 pd 5'5 ft tall and I want to have a Brazilian buttlift I wanted to know should I gain a extra 15pds just for the procedure ?

Brazilian Butt Lift: I have performed the brazilian butt lift procedure on women weighing 120 pound and 5' 5" tall, so you are not too thin! at 140 pounds you should have enough fat available for redistribution to your buttocks. In fact, the body frame you describe is typical of many of my patients. ...Read more

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What is a Brazilian butt lift?

What is a Brazilian butt lift?

Buttocks: Bbl or brazilian butt lift is a procedure consisting of liposuction and fat injections to the buttocks to enhance the contour and projection. ...Read more

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Is the Brazilian wax for everyone?

Is the Brazilian wax for everyone?

Brazilian Wax: Some of the most common side effects that you are putting yourself at risk for when you decide to get a brazilian bikini wax include yeast infections and bacterial infections. Although it is even more rare, there are some instances in which sexually transmitted diseases, such as herpes, have been spread through brazilian bikini waxes. Some other side effects include itchiness and blotchy skin. ...Read more

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What happens during a Brazilian wax?

What happens during a Brazilian wax?

Epilation: Pain! why would anyone do that? Why not shave the areas you wish to defoliate. It is much easier and painless, and cause none of the problems with filling the tiny holes from which hairs are pulled in waxing. Seriously, shaving hair does not cause it to grow thicker or faster. If it did bald man would shave their heads three times a day! ...Read more

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What is cardio effect of Brazilian butt lift?

What is cardio effect of Brazilian butt lift?

Sure: Any workout video that gets you moving and your heart pumping will be beneficial to you -- if you use them. That's the key. You should tone your gluteal muscles nicely, which will improve the shape of your buttocks and make you healthier. You might not get an augmentation however. For that see a surgeon experienced in that procedure. Dr. Fred coville- linwood, nj. ...Read more

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What is the average cost of a Brazilian butt lift?

Brazilian Butt Lift: The cost varies per surgeon and the area you live in. The cost includes the surgeon's procedure fee and any additional costs. I charge anywhere from $4,000-$6,000 for the surgeon fee and $2,000 for additional fee for the Butt Lift (Brazilian Butt Lift) procedure. ...Read more

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Is the Brazilian butt lift workout videos any good?

Is the Brazilian butt lift workout videos any good?

Sure: Any workout video that gets you moving and your heart pumping will be beneficial to you -- if you use them. That's the key. You should tone your gluteal muscles nicely, which will improve the shape of your buttocks and make you healthier. You might not get an augmentation however. For that see a surgeon experienced in that procedure. Dr. Fred coville- linwood, nj. ...Read more

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How long can I expect a Brazilian butt lift to last?

How long can I expect a Brazilian butt lift to last?

It Can Be Permanent: BBL success is highly dependent on surgical technique during fat extraction, processing, and reinjection. It is also important for the patient to follow the post-op restrictions to ensure success. When done correctly, fat grafts are permanent. When done incorrectly, they may not last and you may need a re-do. (http://www.cosmeticsurg.net/blog/2009/12/03/recipe-for-permanent-fat-injections/) ...Read more

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When do you fully recover from a Brazilian butt lift?

2 to 3 weeks: You will experience bruising and swelling after a buttock augmentation procedure. Ice packs are helpful to reduce swelling and discomfort. Much of the bruising and swelling will be reduced within 2 to 3 weeks. More strenuous activities like exercise can be resumed in 3-6 weeks after surgery or when your surgeon advises. ...Read more

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