Bichectomy is the surgical procedure that partially removes oral fat for using for face thinning and rejuvenating.
Excessive fat on the cheeks can be removed with bichectomy technique in aesthetic surgery. It is a technique that is done with a minimal incision. The procedure is done inside the mouth and it doesn’t leave any scars.
The target of the Fat Removal From Cheek is the buccal fat pad inside the cheek, a small incisions are opened inside the cheek. Afterwards the excessive fat inside the cheeks are pulled out. This operation, which is very simple and painless procedure, takes about 45 minutes. It can be performed under local anesthesia, sedation or general anesthesia.
Healing process varies depending on the technique used and the skin type of the patient. There may be some edema and swelling around the surgical site after cheek reduction for 2-3 weeks, which is normal. Ice packs can be used to minimize edema and swelling. Most patients can resume social activities immediately after surgery.The final result may appear in few weeks.