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Hi, i'm 22 girl 48 kilos and 1.60 meters, i like my body but i want to gain weight in my face is that possible? even if i am apear shaped woman ?

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Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 16 years experience
Weight gain: It is impossible to selectively lose or gain weight to regions of our bodies. The only way to add "weight to your face" is to add weight to the rest of your body as well. Your current BMI is around 18.5 which is healthy.

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