Reshapes facial Contours to improve proportion and profiles. Corrects imbalance caused by injury or hereditary traits.
Technique: Careful selection and surgical placement of appropriately sized and shaped implants most commonly in cheek, chin or jaw region. Incisions inside the mouth or discreetly placed external incisions create space in soft tissues for implant positioning and support. Generally performed as a day care procedure under local anaesthesia with or without sedation.
General anaesthesia may be recommended.
Complements: Facial rejuvenation and facial contouring technique such as nose surgery.
Results: Almost immediate, initial swelling subsides in 2-4 weeks and dissipates in 1-2 months as final result appears.