Bichectomy » Center of Surgeons


Also known as Hollywood aesthetics or Hollywood cheek, a bishectomy is performed to provide a more aesthetic appearance, such as prominent cheekbones, by removing oils found on the cheeks that change the shape of the face. A bichectomy, which involves removing excess fat from the cheek to enlarge the cheekbones and make the facial contours more proportional, or Hollywood aesthetics, is also known as a Hollywood cheek because it is a method often preferred by Hollywood stars.

Who can have a Bichectomy done

The bichectomy procedure is suitable for people with a seated face. And this refers to the age of 20-35 years. Experts have warned that people whose development continues in adolescence should not have it. Because the continuation of development also shows that the change in facial contours is continuing. On the other hand, it is important for a bichectomy to be balanced about weight gain and yield.

How Bichectomy is performed

A bichectomy or Holywood cheek/aesthetic method is a type of operation in which a specialist intervenes in a small incision near the fat bags located on the inside of the cheeks. After this intervention, which is a fast process that takes an average of 1 hour, the healing process can take up to 14 days depending on the person. In other words, a patient who has undergone a bichectomy may be discharged on the same day.

Bichectomy surgery

It is very important that the specialist is guided before the bichectomy operation. Before the factors that may arise later, the operation should be decided by expert guidance. It is the general opinion that blood thinners and similar drugs should not be used before bichectomy surgery. In addition, all the drugs used should be clearly told to the attending physician. After the bichectomy operation, the recovery process varies depending on the patient. On average, it shows improvement in patients in 14 days.

After Bichectomy surgery

-It is recommended to consume soft foods and cold drinks in the first three days.

-It is important not to be exposed to the sun after the operation.

-It does not affect daily life, as it will be discharged on the same day.

The probability of complications after bichectomy

Be sure to consult your doctor for the following complications that may occur after a bichectomy operation.



-Accumulation of fluid



-Wound growth


Advantages of Bichectomy

A bichectomy is usually performed to make the cheeks, chin, and cheekbones that look thinner and more beautiful more prominent. The person’s face looks younger due to the thinning of the cheeks with the bichectomy operation, also known as bringing the face shape closer to the V form.

The difference between Hollywood aesthetics and Bichectomy

Although Hollywood aesthetics and bichectomy surgery are kept very close to each other and the same, they have differences. During the bichectomy operation, fat is intervened in the cheek area, while the ratio of fat taken for Hollywood aesthetics or Hollywood cheek is different, and different interventions are performed in the cheekbones and chin area.

Prices for Bichectomy

The prices for the bichectomy operation vary depending on the patient’s condition and the types of operation. Contact us for more information and price details.