I have chubby cheeks just like my dad. My dad is almost in his 60's and his cheeks are still very full. I have always wanted a slim face and wondered if this is the right choice? I understand that ordeal that if you remove it (you can't get it back) but If someone random already has a slim face at age 20, wouldn't their face as well look "sunken in" later on regardless. What difference would it make if I got the surgery to achieve that slim face vs. someone who already has a slim face?
Is Buccal Fat Pad Removal Right for Me? Age 19 and Still Have Chubby Cheeks.
Doctor Answers 1
Buccal fat pad removal for chubby cheeks
- You are correct that as you age, you will lose fat in your face
- My philosophy is that most people want to look good while they are young and as they get older, they can add volume to their face
- I perform a significant amount of fat transfer which can correct any hollowness that might develop as you get older
- With that said, it would be best to see photos or in consultation so we can advise you appropriately and so you look great at all stages of your life
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