Cheek Augmentation

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A cosmetic facial contouring procedure using either synthetics or biologicals to increase malar/cheek bone prominence—‘high cheekbones’—and balance an otherwise less defined face

Formats Surgical implantation of solid devices made of silicone or porex, usually performed through an incision in the mouth, but also via the lower eyelid or temple. Less invasive methods of cheek augmentation include injection of filler material
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Dr Kohli agrees: "I've got requests from college-going girls for cheek augmentation procedure so they get cheek apples like Kareena Kapoor.
Dr Rivkin arrived in Bahrain on Monday and today will be his last available day offering non-surgical nose jobs, non-surgical procedures involving eye lifts, chin augmentation, cheek augmentation and facelifts.
He said: "Even cheek augmentation or derma-fillers only take 15 minutes and it can certainly make a 40-year-old look much younger.
Custom implants have also been useful in cheek augmentation for patients suffering from facial lipodystrophy secondary to human immunodeficiency virus infection.
Lindsey Stores set up Natural Radiance from her home in Oakenshaw, near Crook in County Durham, and is also visiting customers in their own home to carry out procedures such as Botox, dermal fillers, lip enhancements, cheek augmentation, thread vein removal and chemical peels.
Often used to improve the appearance following trauma to the face, this procedure - which is also known as cheek augmentation - is also carried out for cosmetic reasons.
He recounts a recent case where a women in her 20s had come asking for cheek augmentation.
Lyft for cheek augmentation and the correction of age-related midface contour deficiencies in patients over the age of 21.
So middle aged men are now seeking cheek augmentation to get rid of that weary look from their face," says Dr Kashyap.
In fact it's one of the most common procedures for chin and cheek augmentation, called genioplasty.
JUVeDERM VOLUMA(TM) XC injectable gel is indicated for deep (subcutaneous and/or supraperiosteal) injection for cheek augmentation to correct age-related volume loss in the mid-face in adults over the age of 21.
For example, an endoscopic mid-face or mini-S type facelift can be combined with fat transfers or cheek augmentation for optimal results.