I don't like my cheeks when i smile; what do I do? (Photos)
Los Angeles, CA
1 month ago
Hi everyone, i hate my cheeks when i smile. They get round and so wierd. I think there is fat there but im not fat anywhere. Is there something i can do?
Doctor Answers 1
Evaluation for buccal fat pad removal is done with the face at rest.
The movement of soft tissue generated by smiling is not really addressed by buccal fat pad reduction. Excess fullness in the mid-cheek region is assessed when the patient's faces expressionless.
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