Fat Cell

Excess Fats Put to Good Use

“I feel so fat here” whines almost every person we know, when pointing towards a particular body part. If you’re one of them, you’ll be glad to know there’s a new medical development that might actually put some of your excess fat to good use. This new procedure claims to be able to use our very own fat cells to repair and heal body parts as well renew and rejuvenate the skin Sounds pretty damn good, if it is true. Let’s find out more from Dr. Nitchapon Paiboon, Anti-aging Medicine.

Can excess fats really be useful ?

Yes, it can. Our fats cells are more useful than we realize. That’s not to say that excess fats is good, we all are well aware that too much of anything isn’t recommended, but for sure some of those excess fats can be put to good use. A person’s own fat tissue can be converted into cells specially designed to repair damages to the skin or even to the heart, cartilage, blood vessels, brain, muscle, or bone for that matter.

How do fats cells repair damages ?

Most of us already know of stem cells it has the potential to replenish a person’s trillions of specialized cells from just a few unspecialized cells. This quality allows stems cells to be used to maintain and repair the tissue in which they are injected – whether it’s injecting in the skin to renew and rejuvenate it or to repair bone and joint injuries. For a while now, we’ve used Embryo cells as stem cells, however the use of embryonic stem cells has generated a lot of controversy because it requires the destruction of an embryo cialis achat paypal. This makes the discovery of using adult stem cells for transplants an exciting one as these cells also have a natural ability to repair damaged tissue similar to embryo stem cells. Even better as it does it require any destruction neither does it have the same immunological challenges as embryonic stem cells because they are harvested from the patient. The most important source of adult stem cells is from your own body fats as these cells are compatible with your immune system when injected in the treatment area, however it can also be found in other tissues and organs of the body

What all can stem cells be used for ?

Adult stem cells offer the possibility of a renewable source of replacement cells and tissues to treat a myriad of conditions and disabilities. These stem cells can be injected into the knee to repair the joints, can be used to heal wounds heal faster or even to the heart, blood vessels, brain, muscle, or bone for that matter. It can also be used for anti aging. A person’s own fat cells can be used to reduce wrinkle and rejuvenate the skin.

How is the procedure performed ?

Patients love this procedure and often joke about getting skinny and young at the same time, although actually only about the size of a small cup of coffee, of fat adult stem cells is needed. We start with a mini-liposuction to extract the cells, which are then injected directly into the localized area. Once at the afflicted area, origin cells divide, forming more cells, or changing into specialized cells replenishing and regenerating affected cells.

How long do the results last?

The effects can last up to two years depending on your lifestyle. If the patient continues to live an unhealthy lifestyle including but not limited to smoking, drinking too much alcohol or eating unhealthy food, then the treatment will last only about six months before needing to be repeated.