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34 year old male, baby face. Huge cheeks. Among other things. Would I be a candidate for for buccal fat removal?
QUESTION ABOUT BUCCAL FAT REMOVAL:
Tired of my fat cheeks. I'm 34 and even losing close to 40 lbs hasn't helped. I'm tired of my baby face. Would I be a good canidate for this procedure? I also have a weak chin. Lol. If I had my way I'd correct my ptosis, bridge nose, cheeks and chin but unfortunately I'm not rich and apparently I'm not the best looking guy genetics wise.
DR. MESA'S ANSWER:
Huge cheeks ( chubby cheeks) are usually caused by a fat pocket in the face called buccal fat.
The size of buccal fat is usually is genetically determined and tend to be resistant to weight loss with diet and exercise.
Buccal fat removal is the plastic surgery procedure that removes the fullness of the anterior lower cheeks ( fat face), thus making the face slimmer and more countered. In men buccal fat removal helps to achieve a more chiseled and more masculine facial appearance.
Patients interested in buccal fat removal should make a consultation with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon specialized in plastic surgery procedures of the face