What Are Facial Implants?

Facial implants are a cosmetic enhancement option involving the insertion of solid, biocompatible materials into specific facial areas to augment contours and create a more balanced and harmonious appearance. This technique is commonly used for features such as the chin, cheeks, or jawline, achieving natural-looking results that enhance facial symmetry and proportions.

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Facial Implants: Dr. Bolitho's Artistry in Transformation

In his pursuit of artful transformation for clients, Dr. Bolitho's reputation is synonymous with technical excellence and remarkable results:

  • Over 30 years of experience in plastic surgery
  • Board-certified in plastic surgery four times over
  • Board-certified anesthesiologists ensuring safety and comfort
  • Operating suite meeting rigorous national standards
  • Focused on delivering beautiful, natural-looking results

Types of Facial Implants

Facial implants offer tailored enhancement for specific facial features, creating a harmonious and balanced appearance. Explore the options below:

  • Cheek Implants: Enhance cheekbone definition and add youthful fullness to the midface, achieving a more sculpted and rejuvenated look.
  • Chin Implants: Augment the chin to improve facial proportions, create a stronger profile, and enhance overall facial harmony.
  • Jaw Implants: Sculpt a more defined and contoured jawline, adding angularity and structure for a refined and confident facial aesthetic.
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Are You Considering Facial Implants?

This technique offers a transformative solution for individuals seeking to achieve enhanced facial symmetry and proportion. Whether it's augmenting cheekbones, defining the chin, or sculpting the jawline, these implants create a balanced and harmonious appearance that can boost self-confidence and create a more aesthetically pleasing facial profile.

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About Your Facial Implant Procedure

After a detailed consultation with Dr. Bolitho to ensure your questions are answered, he meticulously plans out a tailor-made procedure to get your desired results. Once you are ready for surgery, he conducts the following steps:

  1. Anesthesia: You'll receive anesthesia to ensure a comfortable experience during the procedure.
  2. Incision: Small incisions are made in inconspicuous areas, often within the mouth or along natural facial creases.
  3. Implant Placement: The chosen implant is carefully positioned and secured within the targeted facial area.
  4. Incision Closure: Sutures or clips are used to close the incisions, contributing to minimal scarring.
  5. Recovery: Initial swelling and discomfort are common but diminish over a few weeks. Full healing and implant settling may take a few months.
  6. Follow-up: Regular postoperative appointments allow Dr. Bolitho to monitor your progress and ensure optimal results.
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Why Have So Many Chosen Dr. Bolitho for Their Cosmetic Procedures?

Dr. Bolitho has earned a reputation for putting clients at ease by taking as long as needed to answer all questions and make sure they understand the procedure.  Likewise, he is not satisfied until a procedure achieves what the client envisioned for their results—no matter how much extra time this may take. He is quadruple board-certified in plastic surgery, having met or exceeded qualifications in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., and South Africa. He and his team put patient safety and care first and that naturally leads to amazing, quality results.

Find Out If Facial Implants Will Get You the Results You Want

Experience the artistry of facial implant surgery, guided by Dr. Bolitho's expertise in achieving your desired facial enhancements. Contact our La Jolla offices to schedule a consultation where Dr. Bolitho will sit down with you and help you decide if this is the best option for you.

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