Healing + Cheek Augmentation

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Swelling After Cheek Implant and Buccal Fat Removal

Hi All. I Had Cheek Implant 2 1/2 Weeks Ago and Buccal Fat Removal. I'm still so much swollen and quite nervous whether this is common or not.... READ MORE

Can Cheek Implants Be Dislodged After Healing?

Can a cheek bone implant become dislodged even after everything is healed? I’m planning on having a cheek augmentation in the near future. The... READ MORE

6 days post op Cheek Augmentation, is it normal to have numbness after Cheek Implants?

Six days ago had cheek augmentaion with pin now left upper lip and half of nose area with implant area numb is this normal and how long before feeling... READ MORE

Cheek Augmentation Revision Doctor Recommendations

I had Cheek implants placed about two years ago at the age of fifty and unfortunately for me the surgeon cut through the periosteum, muscles, and... READ MORE

What happens to the muscles after cheek implant removal?

I got medium-size malar silicone cheek implants (3.5mm projection) and opted to remove them 8 months later. Happy with the removal decision- it's been... READ MORE

Can a Cheek Implant Take Up to a Year to Heal?

I had cheek implants around the 27th of July 2010. The left implant is fine but the right has had slight pain in it up until now and it's now July... READ MORE

9 days post op of Cheek Implant, how long will it take to go back to my full facial expression?

Hello, I am 24 yo male, I did my cheek implants 9 days ago as well as chin implant. 1-right now I am worried about the swelling as I look like... READ MORE

Is getting cheek implants very painful?

I watched a video explaining how surgeons make an incision inside of the mouth and slide the implant through there. I had to stop watching because it... READ MORE

How could sub-malar implants do this? (photos)

31yo. I had sub-malar implants placed just under 3 months ago and the effects have been so disheartening I'm seeking removal. They are Medpor and I'm... READ MORE

What's the difference between large & med submalar cheek implant? What kind of healing can be expected? (Photo)

I had medium submalar cheek implants done about four weeks ago and while I see an improvement, as the swelling dissolved they are not as large as I... READ MORE

Will cheek implants cause a joker smile?

I'm interested in cheek implants. I'd like sub malar, but I'm not sure. I've read reviews saying people can't smile all the way anymore even after... READ MORE

I got punched in the left cheekbone causing one cheekbone higher than the other. What treatment would you recommend?

I i got punched in the left cheekbone 3 months ago. As a result one cheekbone is higher than the other. I want to get a cheek filler for the right... READ MORE

Can small cheek implants be exchanged for medium in one surgery or do I need pocket to heal first ?

Please help! The surgeon was supposed to put small cheek implants in but instead used medium size and they are way too big for my face. My question is... READ MORE

What is abnormal healing of inmouth stitches for cheek implant?

I have cheek implants via mouth incision on Oct. 6th. I have had the puffy chipmunk face and that has gone down day by day. the swelling to my lower... READ MORE

2 weeks post op of Cheek Implants, I have an infection. Is it possible to remove the implants even if I'm not healed?

Hi, I had cheek implants 2 weeks ago and I am getting an infection. Is it possible to remove them as soon as possible even if I am not healed? will... READ MORE

Please give any advice or feedback regarding the removal of old cheek implants...

I spoke with a very highly rated surgeon in the Pittsburgh about removing old implants that were put in 16 years ago. I am 36 now. One side never... READ MORE

3 days since submalar cheek implants inserted, how long before sensation returns to my lip and I can smile again?

I understood that there would be swelling and bruising after having a small implant inserted through my mouth but I'm really concerned with the lack... READ MORE

Any suggestions for cheek implant care?

I don't feel I was given great post care instructions and the Internet is so scattered with info that I thought asking site would help without... READ MORE

How long does it take for incisions in the mouth to heal?

I'm having a revision surgery to reposition one of my cheek implants after the shift has become noticeable. I had the initial surgery 2 years ago and... READ MORE

Orbital rim + cheek implant more swollen on right side after 6 weeks. Any suggestions?

Im a 29 year old male that underwent orbital rim implant and cheek implants. It was put and screwed to the bone. The surgeon said he used longer time... READ MORE

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