The Danger Behind Butt Injections

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  • How Dangerous Is Silicone?
  • It Can Mean Your Life
  •  Plumping Parties
  • Death and Complications Are Not Uncommon
  • Research Is Key
  • The 411 on Illegal Butt Augmentations
  • The Bigger, the Better
  • Plenty Plumping
  • Bigger Bottom, Even Bigger Pockets

It Can Mean Your Life

Betty Pino, a popular Miami DJ, went to have silicone injections removed from her buttocks in June. A month later, she developed sepsis, a severe response to bacteria. Pino fell into a coma and was taken off life support on Aug. 7.

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