Difference between Buccal fat removal and lower face liposuction?
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Buccal fat removal or lower face liposuction - differences?
- Buccal fat removal takes out the fat in the middle of the cheeks with a small incision inside the mouth.
- It is a standard procedure with good results although it takes at least 6 months to see the final result.
- Lower face liposuction removes fat in the lower face - it can leave dents, irregularities and nerve damage and is not a standard cosmetic treatment although some surgeons will do it.
- Neck liposuction removes fat from the upper neck, is a standard treatment and helps define the jaw.
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