Grammy-winning rapper Cardi B has spoken out about the dangers of receiving butt injections after undergoing an illegal procedure eight years ago. In an Instagram Live post, Cardi B encouraged her followers to do their homework before receiving any cosmetic enhancements—something she wishes she did.

“In August I got surgery and I removed 95% of my biopolymers… if you don’t know what it is, it’s [butt] shots. It was a really crazy process,” Cardi B—who previously discussed getting the illegal silicone shots for $800 in a basement in 2014—explained. “All I’m going to say is that if you’re young, if you’re 19, 20, 21, and sometimes you’re too skinny, and you be like ‘OMG I don’t have enough fat to put in my [butt],’ so you result to [butt] shots, don’t!”

“When it comes to BBLs, if y’all want advice from me, before you get your BBL done you have to make sure your blood levels are all right,” she added. “If a doctor says your blood levels are too low or you have diabetes or whatever, don’t do it.”

Cardi B, who also confirmed her recent rhinoplasty, has never shied away from discussing her plastic surgery experiences. Back in 2021, she said the enhancements make her feel confident.

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