Buttock implant treatment is usually carried out by a cosmetologist in order to contour and achieve augmentation of this part of the body. The doctor will usually insert a gluteal implant so as to correct any augmentation issues with the help of such a prosthesis. Also, silicone, gel and water based implants may be used by the cosmetologist for buttocks augmentation, depending on the preference of the patient.A buttock lift treatment or a bum lift is ideally suited for people who have an underwhelming volume or size in this area of their body. Mostly, it is women who go in for this kind of treatment as it gives their buttocks the right kind of shape and size which makes their body and figure look more balanced and proportionate. The surgery may take up to a few hours, depending on the kind of elements that are being dealt with.The benefits of a buttock implant include getting a more aesthetic curvature for this part of the body. The implants are usually inserted through the tailbone side so that they support the buttocks in a better manner. Tenderness and some amount of pain may be normal. But prolonged periods of pain should be reported to the cosmetologist.