Is Extreme Swelling Common Right After Buccal Fat Removal? (photo)

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Swelling is always expected after buccal fat removal

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Yes, your degree of swelling is normal after this procedure.  You can apply ice to the areas and keep your head elevated.  The swelling will subside soon.


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