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I am menopausal and I feel tightness or dryness feeling in my cheeks sometimes. what is this from and could it be from high bloo


Posted by crazylyn

Once in awhile I go through periods of feeling a sort of tightness or dryness in cheeks, they are not dry though.
 
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Dear crazylyn,

So many women report "weird" facial sensations during Menopause; even numbness, tingling, and drooping that resolves within a short time. And indeed, high blood pressure also might cause such a sensation - best to have it checked out by your MD to make sure you are not hypertensive. 

Let us know what you find out.

All my best,

Lynette Sheppard RN   Health Maven, Menopause Community

Menopause Goddess Blog
 

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