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I Had Fat Transfer in my Face Area is It Normal to Not Resemble Yourself? I Look Freakish It's Been 9 Days?

I'm a 41 year old black women who did this the preserve my looks. However, I wake up cring everyday since the surgery because I don't look like myself at all. I have a Hugh watermelon head a full cheeks.. How long will you not look like yourself?

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Nine Days Post Fat Transfer to Face


Swelling is normal 9 days after fat transfer to your face. Your description suggests that you have more swelling than normal but you must be patient at this time. Sending pictures would help us to respond to your concerns. Discuss this with your physician.

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