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Through a series of tweets, it was apparent that it came fast and started improving within a week.
Thought to be due to a viral infection of the facial nerve, it is commonly treated with prednisone with or without an anti-viral antibiotic (ie, valtrex). For most patients, full recovery occurs, but in some, normal facial movement is never regained.
For more info on facial paralysis, click here.
Carnie Wilson of Wilson Phillips reveals she has Bell's palsy. LA Times 3/19/13