any procedure which provides additional prominence to the cheek bones. Cheek augmentation can be performed with fat, permanent implants, or sometimes with artificial bone.
Facial cheek implants are placed to improve the prominence of the cheekbones, to create facial feature harmony after a trauma or to enhance genetically smaller cheekbones. There are several options as to where the incision sites may be placed.
a procedure to contour and angle the cheeks using injectable fillers, surgical implants, or grafts
surgery that increases the projection of the cheek or malar area which will enhance a deficient bony prominence or support sagging soft tissues. This can be achieved by implantation of synthetic silastic implants of different sizes and shapes, bone on-lay grafts or a bone cut (osteotomy) and advancement.
a procedure to contour and angle the cheeks with the use of grafts, surgical implants, or injectable fillers.
Cheek augmentation is a cosmetic surgical procedure that is intended to pronounce the cheekbones in a person's face. Prominent cheekbones have long been a sign of beauty in both men and women. People who want more prominent cheekbones can have an implant placed to rest on top of their cheekbones.