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A  significant number of people remove their buccal fat to have a slimmer, oval face. Although buccal fat removal is a minor surgical procedure, it is very expensive in some countries.
In Iran, however, it is offered at affordable price. You can get a slim face with a buccal fat pad removal surgery with our skillful plastic surgeons at the best clinics in Iran

Buccal fat removal: the fact you need to know

Buccal fat removal is a form of plastic surgery. It can simply be thought of as "cheek reduction surgery," used for exaggerating your facial shape and contour.This procedure may be done alongside other similar facial procedures, like liposuction or facelift.
Buccal fat also known as cheek reduction, buccal fat pad removal, buccal lipectomy, and bichectomy, this minor facial contouring surgery involves making a small incision inside the mouth in the inner side of the cheeks (buccal mucosa), and removing the buccal fat pad, also known as Bichat’s fat pad, which is located just below the cheekbones.

What Is Buccal Fat?

Buccal fat — more specifically, the buccal fat pad — is the segment of normal fat found in your lower cheeks. It is part of a system of fat that reaches from your temples beneath your jawline.Buccal fat mainly helps you with chewing, and its amount is consistent from one person to another, regardless of the gender. This remains true over the course of your life, despite changes in body weight or figure.So, you may find yourself frustrated when you work so hard to shape your body a certain way, only for your facial structure to remain unchanged .

I s Buccal Fat Removal Right for You?

Making the decision to undergo buccal fat removal is highly personal. If you grapple with insecurities about the shape of their face and cheeks, this surgery will give you a slimmer, more angular face shape .
The decision to undergo this surgery should be made only after serious deliberation — by you for you and not for somebody else or for adhering to some abstract standard of beauty.
Before deciding on getting this procedure done, make sure of the following:

One practical way you can decide whether or not to have buccal liposuction is to spend some time looking at pre- and post-patient photographs. These can be found with a simple internet search.

In general, buccal fat removal can be considered as an easy and efficient method that can be done alone or in combination with other facial methods with the least additional risk.

Even if you decide to have surgery after all the considerations, you should first consult your family doctor or an authorized plastic surgeon in your area. These experts can have any questions or concerns about buccal fat removal
However bichectomy is not suitable for people with bony faces because reducing the volume of the cheeks make the face look older, especially as people enter their 30s.

How buccal fat surgery performed in iran?

When prepping you for this surgery, your surgeon will apply a local anesthetic — the kind you get at the dentist's office. Then, the surgeon will make a small incision from the inside of your cheek, near your upper molars, and delicately remove your buccal fat pads.The incision will then be sewn shut with stitches, and you'll be sent home with medicines and mouthwash to prevent oral infection and with instructions on how to care for your face during recovery .

Buccal fat removal recovery?

After surgery, you may experience swelling and discoloration on the face. These are normal and will fade in a couple of weeks or so.
The actual results of the surgery may take a few months to show, but with time, you’ll notice that you have developed more slender, well-defined cheeks.
During recovery, it is important to follow the surgeon's instructions with care. These may include:

Normally, the healing process takes two to three weeks, during which time you will have swelling. The initial result of buccal fat removal surgery usually appears after the swelling is completely gone. It may take several months to see the final results of the cheek reduction . Be careful not to subject the surgical incisions to excessive force, abrasion or motion during the time of healing. Following your doctor’s instructions is key to a successful buccal fat reduction surgery.

Buccal fat removal surgery cost in Iran

The cost of cheek reduction in Iran is between $ 1,000 and $ 2,000, depending on the cost of the surgeon and clinic. While the average cost of a bictomy in the world is $ 2,500, you can do the same in Iran at a fraction of that price. This is a wise choice, especially if you remove the buccal fat along with other methods on a trip to Iran, which saves thousands of dollars .

Why is cheek reduction surgery performed in Iran?

The skill and competence of Iranian plastic surgeons, advanced clinics and hospitals, and the affordable cost of cosmetic surgery in Iran have made this country an ideal destination for plastic surgery volunteers from all over the world. In addition, Iran has a lot to offer foreign tourists, from great tourist attractions to hospitable people who are very kind to visitors .

Frequently Asked Questions About Buccal Fat Removal Surgery

Can buccal fat removal go wrong?

Buccal fat removal is generally considered safe. However, like all procedures, there's a risk for unwanted side effects. Possible complications include: excessive bleeding

How long does it take to heal from buccal fat removal?

It generally takes about seven to 10 days for the tissues inside the mouth to recover following buccal fat pad removal. As such, a patient may need to maintain a soft or semi-liquid diet in the first few days after surgery. A special mouth rinse is sometimes recommended for use after a buccal lipectomy.

Does buccal fat come back after surgery?

Buccal Fat is a specific reservoir of fat in your cheeks. Once this fat has been removed, it cannot come back.

Can you brush your teeth after buccal fat removal?

Yes, though you should be careful. Brush your teeth gently and be careful to avoid the incision areas. Also, do not rinse your mouth with anything, including water or mouthwash until okayed

What can you eat after buccal fat removal?

You may begin eating semi-solid or soft foods, such as bananas or mashed potatoes, within 7 to 10 days following your procedure. After 10 days, you are usually healed enough to resume most of your normal diet, although we do advise that you avoid sharp or crunchy foods until at least 2 weeks following the procedure.

Is the procedure painful?

Since Buccal fat pad removal is a soft tissue procedure, discomfort is mild. Though pain is rare, patients are given pain medications to take home in case you need them.


Since the incisions are made inside on your mouth, a bichectomy doesn’t leave any visible scar on your face.

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