What Is Cheekbone Augmentation?

Cheek augmentation is a cosmetic procedure that is done to highlight the cheekbones in an individual's face by making them more pronounced. High cheekbones are considered to be an attractive and desirable trait in today's day and age, and many men and women look to cheek implants to achieve this look.

What happens during the cheek augmentation procedure? Cheekbone augmentation can also be done through the use of a derma filler. This type of treatment is non-surgical and is less prone to risks. The most commonly used derma filler is hyaluronic acid. This acid is a naturally occurring molecule found in the body, hence your body will metabolism and help to break down the filler. 

Many aging celebrities choose dermal fillers to lift and augment their cheekbones. Since they are also losing fulness in their faces, these injections can help replenish lost volume. General anesthesia is typically administered during the procedure.

Generally, this procedure can last up to 18 months. If you are thinking about getting a non-surgical cheek lift, discuss these possible strategies with your doctor. Try to find pictures of results you like and images of results you want to avoid. This will help clarify your objectives with your doctor.