The use of filler as a means for facial structure augmentation has recently surpassed the use of permanent facial implants. The ease and convenience of using facial filler instead of implants is a huge draw for patients. There are definitely pros and cons to each procedure. Filler can be done in a matter of minutes in the office with very little pain or downtime. While not permanent in nature, filler has been known to last for years in certain areas. You can learn more about surgical permanent implants by clicking here.
Chin Augmentation with Filler
Usually, with 1 to 2 syringes of filler a significant change in projection can be seen in the chin. Also, as we age, our chin loses its projection and height. These aging changes can also be addressed with volumization with filler.
Jaw augmentation with filler is a true game changer. Angle of the mandible implants are extremely effective, but have their own set of issues such as prolonged recovery time and risks. Adding filler to the jawline is quick and simple in comparison. While not as firm as solid implants, the results tend to be natural and effective. Filler also allows for greater customization and modification over time.