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What can I do about my round face? Want to make it look less round.

What can I do about my round face?  Want to make it look less round.

Facial surgery: It would be best to see a plastic surgeon who does facial reconstruction who can answer your questions and explain what can be done. ...Read more

Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Abnormally Round Face (Definition)

Round face is a facial feature in which a person's face is about as wide as it is long, giving a roundish appearance. Other face shapes include oval, square, rectangle, triangle, heart, etc. ...Read more


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Can I ever be cured from addison's? I take a cortisone type drug , and gained about 20 lbs.. Round face, and sweeping in arms and legs. Anything I can

Can I ever be cured from addison's? I take a cortisone type drug , and gained about 20 lbs.. Round face, and sweeping in arms and legs. Anything I can

Addisons Disease: I am sorry to tell you that there is no permanent cure for addison disease, as in this your adrenal gland is not producing sufficient steroid hormone.It is a irreversible condition and treatment involves replacing the absent hormone.And life long treatment with steroid replacement is the only option.You need regular follow ups and monitoring .With proper treatment you can lead normal life. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Round face?

What is the definition or description of: Round face?

Round face: Round face = moon face. Face may be round and puffy due to certain medical problems like Cushing Syndrome. ...Read more

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What can I do about my round face? Want to make it look less round.

Facial surgery: It would be best to see a plastic surgeon who does facial reconstruction who can answer your questions and explain what can be done. ...Read more

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What eyeglass shape is best for someone with a small round face?

What eyeglass shape is best for someone with a small round face?

The ones you like: Most people know instinctively what they like and what makes them look good. You have o wear them so you should pick out what you like. ...Read more

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If a baby is born with a round face will they have a round face forever?

If a baby is born with a round face will they have a round face forever?

No: babies change dramatically over the first several months and also over the first several years of their life. Many adults look nothing like themselves as a child. Their face, body, hair, eye color, all can change. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i'm overweight and have a chubby round face if i was to lose this would i lose the roundness?

What do you suggest if i'm overweight and have a chubby round face if i was to lose this would i lose the roundness?

Not exactly...: Weight loss is not going to change the natural shape of your face; however, certainly with the loss of extra body fat you will lose some of the "chubby-ness" from your face as well. ...Read more

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What type of eyeglasses are good for a girl with a round face?

What type of eyeglasses are good for a girl with a round face?

Good prescription: The first consideration is that the power of the glasses are correct. An ophthalmologist can take care of that detail. The rest has to do with your image - what occupation you hold? Whether you want to look stylish or professional. Discuss this with your optician who can show you a variety of frames and decide after you look in the mirror which is suitable. ...Read more

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I hate my round face. I want to look like jen a. Can surgery reshape my jaw?

I hate my round face. I want to look like jen a. Can surgery reshape my jaw?

Yes, but...: Your expectations need to be realistic. Jaw surgery will only help if you truly have a jaw deformity. You might benefit from a facial implant to reshape your existing jaw, without actually repositioning it. You should see an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in consultation to see what, if anything, could or should be done to reshape your face. ...Read more

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I have developed fat pads above my clavicles bilaterally and a very round face and large abdomen. I have an insulin resistant, have hypertension and ?

Incomplete question: You question got cut off, however, from the information that can be gleaned you need to be evaluated by an endocrinologist. There are multiple issues and all seem to be related to hormonal imbalance, including poly-cycstic ovarian disease. ...Read more

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My son is 3 years old and today he has loads if pin prick purple spots all round face neck and chest and on ears?

Depends: If he has been coughing or vomited recently and every spot is above the nipple line, these spots could be benign coughing peteciae. This you can monitor at home .If not and or any spots extend below the nipple line, it could be something more worrisome.If you are not sure, a visit would help rule out any other issue. ...Read more

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Can I ever be cured from addison's? I take a cortisone type drug , and gained about 20 lbs.. Round face, and sweeping in arms and legs. Anything I can

Addisons Disease: I am sorry to tell you that there is no permanent cure for addison disease, as in this your adrenal gland is not producing sufficient steroid hormone.It is a irreversible condition and treatment involves replacing the absent hormone.And life long treatment with steroid replacement is the only option.You need regular follow ups and monitoring .With proper treatment you can lead normal life. ...Read more

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Long bone pain irregular menstrual cycles round face slightly over weight high white blood cell count can't sleep (been continuing for 4 years now)?

Long bone pain irregular menstrual cycles round face slightly over weight high white blood cell count can't sleep (been continuing for 4 years now)?

See below: Please see your physician or your obstetrician gynecologist for workup of your above complaints.You're not that far from charlottesville to be seen at university of virginia also. Don't hesitate make an appointment today with your doctor. ...Read more

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4yr old gained 9lbs and has round puffy face after 6days of high dose prednisolone (55mg)for asthma that wasn't tapered off, should I be concerned?

4yr old gained 9lbs and has round puffy face after 6days of high dose prednisolone (55mg)for asthma that wasn't tapered off, should I be concerned?

Puffy face: A puffy face and rapid weight gain is always a concern. His dose of Prednisolone usually is 2 mg/kg 1st dose and then 1 mg/kg for up to a total of 5-6 days. Other problems can cause your son's problems. Please have him checked by a Pediatrician. I understand your concerns. This is not normal. All the best. ...Read more

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Large round lesions on face, red and raw then scaly, what to do?

Large round lesions on face, red and raw then scaly, what to do?

Rash: Rashes are impossible to diagnosis without looking at them. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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In my face round mouth dark spot is seen.Pls.Tell me the remedies , and tell me which cream can use to remove this spot?

In my face round mouth dark spot is seen.Pls.Tell me the remedies , and tell me which cream can use to remove this spot?

Need exam to tell: Unfortunately, rashes, lesions, spots, etc can not really be diagnosed over the computer. Some spots for example may need more than just a cream to get rid of them. See a skin dr. To get diagnosed and treated. Good luck! ...Read more

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Doc, my 2 year boy has developed red round spots on face since last 2 days. Is clotrimaloze cream ok, and what is preventive measure to stop spreading?

Doc, my 2 year boy has developed red round spots on face since last 2 days. Is clotrimaloze cream ok, and what is preventive measure to stop spreading?

Hold the meds!: Most rashes on the face in that age group would be a contact dermatitis -- new detergent, clothing, drooling, cold air, etc. Doubt a fungal infection (so don't use the med u have). An otc Hydrocortisone cream sparingly might be best; hypoallergenic soap good as well. If only on the face, think of things that have come in contact with his face! ...Read more

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What is the most effective procedure to shorten a long face and make face more round?

What is the most effective procedure to shorten a long face and make face more round?

Dermal fillers: can help round/plump a face without doing a major and invasive surgery. Please discuss with a cosmetic or plastic surgeon. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I'm having facial fillers or fat fillers to make a thin face very round and wider.. How is the procudure done?

I'm having facial fillers or fat fillers to make a thin face very round and wider.. How is the procudure done?

Facial ; Fat Fillers: Typically a series of injections are performed as an office procedure. If tat is used then it would first be removed by liposuction from an unwanted area. ...Read more

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One year ago my face was round.now it's gaunt and seems to be wasting and losing born.its much thinner and longer.what could be happening.look horribl?

One year ago my face was round.now it's gaunt and seems to be wasting and losing born.its much thinner and longer.what could be happening.look horribl?

Need MD eval: This is not a question that can be answered in this type of format.You need to have an evaluation by an MD to find your answer. Please schedule for an office visit. ...Read more

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Why is my face so round and other people's faces are more oval?

Genes rule.: Genes determine the shape of your face - and all your other physical features as well. If your face is round, i'd bet at least one of your parents has that same round face. There is nothing unusual or unattractive about a round face. It's one of the things that makes you you! ...Read more

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What do ring worms look like my 8 month old baby has a few dry round patches on his face that maybe ring worms what kind if anti dingle cram to use?

What do ring worms look like my 8 month old baby has a few dry round patches on his face that maybe ring worms what kind if anti dingle cram to use?

More info needed: Please see your physician before you start applying medications for ringworm or other forms of dermatitis for your 8 month old. Process may be allergic, oil gland related or simply skin irritation and not fungus (ringworm).
Good luck. ...Read more

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I'm 17 years old and I've always been not happy about my wide face and round jaw making my face bigger, what age can I get surgery to fix this?

I'm 17 years old and I've always been not happy about my wide face and round jaw making my face bigger, what age can I get surgery to fix this?

Facial Contouring: Melanie, you are at the right age to get facial contouring surgery. We perform these types of surgeries routinely on patients in your age group. ...Read more

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Mole on face 1mm round all one shade dark brown. From pictures been there for about year maybe longer. Seems same size Any cause for concern ?

Mole on face 1mm round all one shade dark brown.  From pictures been there for about year maybe longer.  Seems same size Any cause for concern ?

Not usually : The really nasty one is called malignant melanoma. Your description does not sound like that at all. You can look on the web at www.mayoclinic.com search term would be malignant melanoma. If it sounds anything like what you have get to a dermatologist pronto. ...Read more