Can You Lose Fat in Your Face After Rhinoplasty

I had no clue about this but i heard you can lose fat in your face after rhinoplasty. my face looks weird after rhinoplasty and im wondering if i have lost fat in my face. will it come back?

Doctor Answers 3

Loss of Fat in Face Post Rhinoplasty

In over 35 years I have never seen a patient lose fat in their face because they had a rhinoplasty. I wish it was that easy to refine a patient's face.

Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Lose fat in the face after rhinoplasty?

I have never heard of anyone losing fat in their face after a rhinoplasty.  Certianly if you lose weight after a rhinoplasty, the face may get thinner.

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
4.1 out of 5 stars 28 reviews

No fat loss after rhinoplasty.

In more than 35 years of rhinoplasty I have never seen anyone loose fat in their face after a rhinoplasty.

Toby Mayer, MD
Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 34 reviews

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