Solange Magnano Dies After Buttock Reshape Work

Solange MagnanoThe former Miss Argentina, Solange Magnano, died on Sunday following an operation to reshape her buttocks. She was only 38 years old, and had 2 eight year old children.

She was rushed to hospital after struggling to breathe properly. The obstruction was caused by a blocked artery, a pulmonary embolism, possibly caused during the operation. It is thought that the liquid injected into her buttocks traveled to her lungs and brain. She was in intensive care for 3 days before passing away on Sunday.


Solange Magnano died because she was obsessed with the way she looked. At 38 years old her modeling career was coming to an end and she was attempting to regain some of her youthful looks. When she was 30 she has cosmetic surgery on he breasts to reshape them.

It was on Thursday 26th November that she wend to Buenos Aires to have buttock implants (gluteoplasty) to help make her buttocks look firmer. However, just after the operation she had to be rushed to hospital when it was apparent that something had gone terribly wrong.

Gluteoplasty, also referred to as buttock augmentation or a Brazilian butt lift, is often favored by women who want firmer and larger buttocks, with the aim to look more like celebs such as Jennifer Lopez and Beyoncé Knowles.

Solange Magnano was buried in her home town of San Francisco, in the province of Cordoba, on Monday.

This is a stark warning to anyone considering going under the surgeon’s knife in an attempt to attain the ideal body shape. Surgery always has risks, doctors can never be 100% certain of how an individual will react to a specific operation. The saddest thing is that weight training can give similar results by building extra muscle in these areas.

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  1 comment for “Solange Magnano Dies After Buttock Reshape Work

  1. Taylor
    December 15, 2009 at 3:26 am

    Wow… how tragic a way to go. Her family is in my thoughts. I feel bad that she was so miserable with your amazing body that she felt she needed such an extreme plastic surgery.

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