Aesthetic Cheek Bone Surgery
It consists of cheek augmentation by placing synthetic material (solid silicone, Gore-tex, etc.) through an incision inside the mouth or in blepharoplasty, through the palpebral fissure.
Cheek position can also be modified by lifting malar fat (endoscopic lifting) or with osteotomies.
These prostheses are placed under local anesthesia or local anesthesia combined with sedation and on an outpatient basis. It usually causes a severe edema that decreases after eight days and vanishes in around three weeks. Fat grafts, which fulfill the same goals, are also frequent.
Another method for cheek augmentation consists in bucal fat extraction or Bichat’s fat pad. This causes cheek mass to fall and highlights cheekbones.
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