Case Analysis: Difficult - Emaciation - Moderate - Lost More Weight Than What Looks Normal

Moderate Emaciation

Concentration 1.5% 

Dilution – approx. 6 oz. arterial fluid per gallon of solution (Using 32 index) Use Dilution Calculator for all other index’s 

Directions –


  1. RCI or Restricted Cervical Injection, using bra-strap incisions is recommended.
  2. Embalm normally.  The Left carotid artery should be tied off with an incision above the ligation.
  3. In last 1.5 gallons of injection clamp off drainage and allow slight swelling of tissues and add 3-4 oz of Humectant – be certain to mix solution and run it through the machine so the solution is completely mixed prior to injecting up.
  4. Inject the Left Common Carotid Artery with intermittent drainage.  Create swelling by injection.   Repeat using the Right Common Carotid Artery and inject to match left side of face.


NOTE:  Feature Builder may be needed to complete the restoration of the emaciated face.  Don’t forget about feature building the neck and hairline.