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A 50-year-old member asked:

how can one get rid of cheek fat?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Spot fat loss does: not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some may be cheek fat.

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A 17-year-old female asked:

I just got scratched on my cheek yesterday and i really want to get rid of it asap! please help

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Dr. Adam Bodian
Dermatology 35 years experience
Keep gooey: No one wants a frankenstein scar even this close to halloween. During the day, keep the scratched area gooey with vasaline petroleum jelly. When you get home at night, put on a product called "scar-guard". If you live in a warm sunny place, you have to keep the area protected with a broad spectrum sun block (spf greater then 30).
A 22-year-old female asked:

I have a sac filled with fluid on the inside of my cheek. How can I get rid of it?

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Dr. Fay Gyapong
Dentistry 31 years experience
Fluid: If you feel that you have a lesion inside of your cheek, i advise you to have it evaluated by an oral pathologist or oral maxillofacial surgeon immediately and not treat it yourself.
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A 23-year-old male asked:

How to get rid of cheek fats?Do any exercises work?

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Dr. Stephen Keiser
Sports Medicine 26 years experience
Exercise burns fat: Exercise will burn fat but in general, no type of exercise can selectively burn fat from only specific areas like just from your abdomen or cheeks. Specific exercises may however tone up the muscles in a specific area, and this may cause that area to appear more fit.
A 46-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me how one get rid of cheek fat?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Plastic surgery: Spot fat loss does not occur naturally.
A 34-year-old member asked:

How can I get rid of my cheek fat?

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Dr. James Newman
Facial Plastic Surgery 30 years experience
Buccal Fat Rx: Excess cheek tissue is most common from the Buccal fat compartment which can be reduced under local anesthesia through a small incision in the back of the mouth. Chubby cheeks should be treated conservatively because as we age , fat loss from the deeper areas of the face appears and is often restored with fat grafting.

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