By 6 weeks, you are seeing much of the final result, but it may take 3 to 6 months to realize a stable result. Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA
How Long Before Final Results from Fat Transfer Cheeks and Lips?
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Fat Transfer Results
Typically, 6 months after the procedure is a good indication of the final results of a fat transfer to the cheeks and lips.
Fat transfer for the face
- A fat transfer to the face can take 2-3 weeks to heal and for most of the swelling to come down
- The final results are apparent by about the 6 month mark
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