Forget Butt Implants—“Butt Contouring” Is the Hot New Thing

It’s safe to say that butts are having a huge moment right now—Sir Mix-a-Lot would be so proud. Partly due to the Kardashians’ ever-prominent ass-ets, partly because of the rise of the “belfie” (butt selfie, for those not in the know), and partly because social media makes it just that much easier to discuss, display, and analyze body parts to no end, the rise of the behind is happening, and 2015 seems to be the year when “big butts” (as the aforementioned musician puts it so eloquently) are the hot new thing.

And lest you mourn your flat, average, decidedly anti–Kim K butt, know this: “Butt contouring” is here, and it will help you achieve the round, lifted tush of your dreams. All you have to do is undergo surgery that moves fat from one part of your body to… your butt, obviously. Whether this sounds like a dream or a nightmare, we’re here to tell you everything you need to know about this new procedure. Keep scrolling to find out all the facts!