Silicone Implant + Cheek Augmentation

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Silicone Cheek Implant w/ Sutures, No Screws

Does this produce a unnatural result because the implant is technically not apart of the bone, but rather just "sewed" into the soft tissue?... READ MORE

Are There Any Risks for Removing Silicone Cheek Implants? Cost?

Only a month has gone by and I know I made the wrong decision. The implant was inserted through my lower eyelid. I don't like the look or the feel... READ MORE

Calcium Hydroxyapatite or Silicone Implants For Flat Midface?

Hi. I have a flat midface, paranasal retrusion etc. I would like to correct this, but i just don't know what would be better, silicone implants or... 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

Pocket-sewn Silicone Cheek Implants Imposed on Me?

I'll be getting cheek implants tomorrow. I am however concerned about my surgeon's decision to ignore my demands about using medpor implants with... READ MORE

Will a 3mm Silicone Malar Implant Give Enough of a Dramatic Look?

I have very flat cheeks and I'm wondering if a 3mm silicone malar implant will give me the prominent cheek I'm looking for. I want a dramatic chiseled... READ MORE

I have had silicone cheek implant with submalar extension. What is involved in removal and will my face sag?

I have had cheek implants for 6-7 years now. They are becoming more and more uncomfortable and sometimes painful. What will happen if I have these... READ MORE

Are customised cheek implants an all around more expensive surgery than off-the-shelf cheek implants?

Being as I'm spending over 4K in dermal fillers every year to maintain the fullness I like in the 1) malar, and 2) Inferior orbital rim/teartroughs... READ MORE

Will my Silicone Cheek Implants Grow Bigger with Time?

I just got silastic cheek implants about 3 months ago. They're...ok, but I'd prefer them to be a but more noticable. They're so subtle that no one... READ MORE

Is a Silicone Cheek-implant Firm Enough to Mimic a Cheek Bone in a Lean Person's Face?

I'm a 30 year old male. I'd like to strengthen my jaw and cheeks. I've decided to have custom implants made for my jaw. As I understand it, those... READ MORE

I'm 26 yr old and have thick asian skinned. I'm taking out large implants from cheeks and jaws. How much sagging will there be?

26 year old with asian thick skin.had large cheek XL implants with screws put in 3 years ago and jaw implants put in 1 year ago 0screws, both... READ MORE

Bone erosion with medpor malar implants?

What are the risks of bone and tissue erosion with medpor implants? Or does this only happen with silicone implants? Also, do hard scar capsules form... READ MORE

Cheek implants with screws?

I had a consultation with a doctor yesterday and he does cheek implants (silicone I think) by screwing them into the bone. Is this common? If 10 years... READ MORE

Further Cheek Augmentation over Cheek Implants?

Hi, I'm a 35yo female who had cheek augmentation with silicone implants 5 years ago. I am generally happy with their appearance but as I am ageing I... READ MORE

What x ray will reveal silicone implants and screws?

I have cheek silicone implants and screws and i want to take an x ray so that i can see where they were placed exatly on my face and the assymetry... READ MORE

How to avoid bone erosion with silicone facial implants? (malar and mandibular)

I got medpor implants (malar and mandibular) 3 of them got infected, so I got them removed, I was AVOIDING silicone implants, because I know they... READ MORE

Measures to prevent sagging after silicone cheek implant removal?

Im a 30 year old male and had big silicone cheek implants for 3 years, i am getting them removed with no intention of replacement , what measures... READ MORE

cheek implant infection :/ what should I expect if the implant comes out?? is it common to get an infection?

I got silicone implants and buccal fat removal done 3 months ago and the right looks like a golf ball is in my cheek. its incredibly painful and i'm... READ MORE

Which is better for cheek implants - Medpor or Silicone?

I want to know the reasons for the preference .. thx READ MORE

Safer cheek implants - combo of Biomet Interpore 200 HA granules + Avitene collagen of silicone?

I saw 2 oral surgeons regarding cheek implants. One uses the Biomet Interpore/Avitene collagen which he said would be mixed into a putty then heat... READ MORE

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