What can I expect afterwards?
Cheekbone correction with fillers
The first few hours after treatment it is important to stay away from the cheekbones. The effect of fillers will disappear after 1 to 2 years.
Fill with your own fat or implants
A support bandage is applied after the operation. After the checkup appointment with the doctor, the dressing may be removed. Sports or other strenuous physical exercise can be continued after 2 weeks.
Fill up with implants
After the operation, blue discoloration appears and your face is swollen. The swelling will decrease after two weeks. Most patients experience numbness after surgery. This is temporary.
The doctor gives a rinse aid. This rinse aid is used 2 to 3 times a day during the first week after the operation to prevent infections. Playing also improves mouth healing. The stitches are dissolved after 2 weeks.
Filling your own fat
The result is visible after 2 months. The own tissue has then had sufficient time to grow well.