Are you looking for a way to sculpt your cheeks and achieve a more chiseled, defined look? Stop looking!Buccal lipectomy is the ultimate solution for achieving the perfect cheekbones.
We understand that you have many options when it comes to selecting a provider for your cosmetic surgery needs. Profiles stands out by offering top-notch expertise in an unparalleled luxury setting for buccal lipectomy. We have a two surgeon team of highly trained and experienced double board certified facial plastic surgeons who are committed to delivering the best possible results for our patients.
Buccal lipectomy is a minimally invasive, cosmetic surgery procedure that involves removing excess fat from the cheeks to create a slimmer, more sculpted facial appearance. This procedure is ideal for patients who have a round or chubby face and want to achieve a more defined look.
At Profiles, we use the latest techniques and technologies to ensure the best possible results for our patients in a comfortable, luxurious environment. Our surgeons have extensive experience in performing buccal lipectomy and are committed to delivering personalized care and attention to each patient.
Call us today at (310) 276-6800 to find out more.
Our buccal fat removal surgery, also known as buccal lipectomy, is a minimally invasive procedure that involves removing excess fat from the cheeks. The surgery can be done with IV sedation, under local anesthesia, or in combination with other procedures and lasts approximately 30 minutes. During the process, an incision is made inside the mouth near each cheekbone. Special instruments are used to remove fatty tissue without damaging any underlying structures such as muscles or nerves.
Once the desired amount of fat has been removed, the incisions are sutured for recovery and healing. The procedure creates a slimmer facial appearance in patients who feel that their cheeks are disproportionate to their face, and helps create a contoured look.
*Results May Vary
Drs. Solieman and Litner provide detailed aftercare instructions. These may include avoiding strenuous activities, consuming soft foods, using cold compresses to reduce swelling, and taking pain medications as prescribed. With proper care following buccal lipectomy surgery, you can expect long-lasting results with minimal scarring and no downtime.
Buccal fat removal surgery is a safe and effective, but as with any medical procedure, there are certain risks and side effects associated with it. The most common, though rare, risk associated with this surgery is infection and bleeding.
We believe that the overall experience of undergoing cosmetic surgery should be just as luxurious as the results themselves. That’s why we offer a range of amenities to ensure that our patients feel pampered and relaxed throughout their journey, including:
Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you achieve the slimmer, more sculpted facial appearance you desire with buccal lipectomy. We look forward to hearing from you!
Recovery time after this minimally invasive procedure is very short, and generally free of pain. You will spend about an hour after surgery in our recovery center if you have IV sedation but can then go back to the comfort of your own home. You can eat and drink normally starting that same day!
Full results can vary depending on the individual but typically takes one to two weeks before swelling has fully subsided. During this time, it’s important to rest adequately and follow your post-operative instructions given to you by our experts for optimal healing results.
Yes, buccal fat removal results are permanent. The procedure involves removing excess buccal fat pads from the cheeks, which can help to create a more sleek and defined jawline and reduce the appearance of jowls.
Generally the fullness that causes jowls is a result of tissue sagging lower in the face which can be treated with neck liposuction or a mini facelift. However, depending on your face, buccal lipectomy and its slimming effect on your face may help reduce the appearance of jowling.
Long-term side effects associated with having buccal lipectomy are rare. Our doctors will follow you long term to make sure that you continue to enjoy your amazing results.
Buccal lipectomy is a minimally invasive procedure that can be done with IV sedation, under local anesthesia or in combination with other procedures. Contact our office for details including our financing options.
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