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Why Is My Face Gaunt
My face is gaunt. I have a good diet and lifestyle, and I don't want to get surgery. What can I do?
Am 20 years of age but I have this gaunt face that make me look twice my age so I wanna know what must I eat to boost my face or get fats.
Healthy living: Eating healthy and exercising will keep you youthful. Reducing stress and enjoying your life without worrying about how others perceive or judge you will definitely make you feel better. By the way it is not how you look that matters most but how you feel. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My face has become prematurely gaunt due to loss of molars. When i get implants, will the fullness and more youthful appearance return?
Not w-o bone graft.: Along with the loss of your molars, the supporting bone sockets were destroyed ;/or resorbed. The root level bone lost "eminence" combined with the loss of the "wide" tooth crown gives that sunken appearance. An implant and crown will help but without rebuilding the lost bone with "extensive" bone grafting, the boney prominence remains lost and much of the gaunt appearance will remain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
When loosing weight through excercise my face becomes noticeably gaunt, and i look unwell.How do the celebs achieve weight loss and no gauntness?
Listen to your body: Make sure you are promoting a healthy approach for mind, body, and spirit. Healthy organic vegetables, and fruit, pasture raised meats and eggs, wild caught fish, slow grains like quinoa, 6 equal meals to keep blood sugar stable, frequent small mounts of exercise that improve blood flow to the face like pretend jump roping, skillful stress management promote total health. ...Read more
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
I have lost weight unintentionally (10 pounds)and my face is sunken and hollow I look very gaunt as well My eyes are sunken. ?
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An Interested Smile: I suspect this is not what you're looking for - but, it's what I got. We find a look of interest on another's face very attractive. We like animals more if they can show interest. A gentle smile is universally welcomed. There are products galore and procedures too that change actual features some degree - but my suggestions are safe and free. ...Read more
Skin, fat, bone, etc: Alterations in shape of skin, fat, muscle, bone, cartilage and other tissues as well as tumors can all be causes of facial asymmetry, diagnostic imaging is often required. Many options for treatment are available depending on the underlying cause. See a plastic surgeon, ENT or dermatologist for an initial evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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