What is non-surgical cheek augmentation?
Non-surgical cheek augmentation is a fantastic alternative to surgical implants were volume or shape of the cheeks has decreased with age, using dermal filler injections to greatly improve the appearance of the cheeks. It is painless, safe and with far less risk and recovery time compared to invasive surgery.
Who is Suitable for non-surgical cheek augmentation?
Any client who wishes to improve the appearance of the cheeks, by adding volume, shape, contouring, correction of flat cheeks and getting that natural balanced appearance. Cheeks are central to your face and a beautiful cheek bone supports the eyes, this is excellent for clients who have had successful/sudden weight loss which can result in a gaunt look. For clients with aging concerns who want to restore Buccal fat pads this will look restored filling out the hollows, for younger clients this will create the effect of higher cheek bones feeling contoured.
What are the risks associated with dermal filler treatments?
Dermal Filler treatments are very safe, with minimal side effects or risks, this is provided the treatment is performed by a fully qualified and trained practitioner. Common temporary side effects can include mild pain, swelling and redness “erythema” at the injection sites and mild bruising which will soon ease and fade.
How is non-surgical cheek augmentation treatment performed?
An initial consultation will be required before any treatment, resulting in a client specific treatment plan to achieve the best possible results. A topical numbing cream will be applied to make the treatment process more comfortable. Juvederm Voluma is then injected into the cheeks to improve the shape, symmetry, and volume to match the clients desires.
What are the side effects following non-surgical cheek augmentation?
After treatment, slight swelling and bruising may occur, this normally fades within a week. The areas treated may feel slightly tender for 3-5 days.
How soon will I see the results after treatment?
The results will be seen immediately after treatment and any swelling will fade over the following 5-7 days.
How long will the treatment last?
Juvederm Voluma provides long-lasting results up to approximately 12 months, with repeat treatments recommended every 12-18 months.
How Long is the down time after treatment?
Clients are advised to refrain from any physical activities for 48 hours.
After every treatment, a full in-depth after care leaflet will be given to every client. We are always on hand to answer any questions or concerns and to give advice or follow up appointments to all our clients