CHEEK FAT PAD REMOVAL
Cheek fat pad removal is a great way to enhance one’s beauty. Let’s see how.
WHY CHEEK FAT PAD NEEDS TO BE REMOVED?
V shaped face looks better than round face. Fat pads in cheeks are removed to achieve the same. Once V shaped face is achieved, face looks better. Cheek fat pads are resistant to exercise and dieting. Thus, one needs to go surgical way. Picture below illustrates the difference between facial shapes.
HOW IS IT REMOVED?
Cheek fat pad is removed by following steps:
1.Local anesthesia is given inside the cheeks.
2. Cut is given inside the cheek . Cut is less than a centimeter.
3. Fat is taken out.
4. Cut is sutured.
5. Sutures are removed on 7 th day after the procedure.
WHAT ARE THE RISKS INVOLVED?
No major structures are present around this region. Risk involved is minimal. Risk of infection is taken care by antibiotics.
HOW MUCH TIME DOES THE WHOLE PROCEDURE TAKES?
It takes around an hour to complete the procedure.
WHAT IS THE POST SURGERY CARE?
Post surgery following instructions needs to be followed:
1. A short course of antibiotics.
2. Take food at cold or room temperature. Follow this for next 48 hours.
3. Apply cold packs few times a day for next 48 hours.
4. Apply warm packs after 48 hours. Continue this for next 5 days.
WILL THE FAT PAD COME BACK?
If one doesn’t indulge in overeating, fat pads are gone forever.
WHAT IF I DON’T LIKE THE RESULTS?
Have high calorie diet. This would help body deposit new fat.
ONCE ANESTHESIA EFFECT IS GONE, WILL IT HURT ?
No, it won’t hurt. Slight pain might be there. Pain killers can be prescribed.
WHEN ARE FINAL RESULTS SEEN?
slight swelling develops immediately after surgery. This masks the surgery result. Final results are appreciated 7 to 15 days after surgery.
Summary: Cheek fat pad removal is a in office procedure. It removes excessive fat off face. It’s a safe procedure. After removal of facial heaviness, face looks younger. Also, V shaped lower face adds to one’s beauty.
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