Facial implant surgery outcomes vary between patients and results are essentially permanent.
You may experience some minor post-operative swelling and bruising ,and mild discomfort for the first few days. Strenuous activity or rough contact to the implant must be avoided for 6 weeks. Patients experiencing any gum or dental symptoms should consult their dentist.
Ideal candidates for facial implant surgery are fit, do not smoke, are not take blood-thinning medication, and have realistic expectations.
Following facial implant procedures, it is important to maintain the results you have achieved. This maintenance will include living a healthy lifestyle and not smoking, as well as regular skin care and sun protection with a high SPF. For optimal results, peels, regular muscle-relaxing injections and fillers may be recommended.