Provides a more harmonious appearance to the face.
Facial implants are solid, pre-shaped, three-dimensional objects used to improve the size and appearance of different areas including the chin, jaw, nose, cheeks and beside the nose (paranasal). Facial implant surgery provides a more harmonious appearance to the face. There are different types of implant material used to achieve these contour changes. There are also different shapes of implants according to the area to be enhanced.
Approximately one and a half hours.
General anesthesia or intravenous sedation and local anesthesia are commonly used.
This is an outpatient procedure.
Possible Side Effects
Temporary discomfort and swelling, mild bruising.