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  • Some people choose to have cheek implants to make their cheeks look larger, higher or fuller.
  • Most people who choose to have a chin implant think their chin looks too small.
  • Implant results will be semi-permanent if human tissue is used, because the tissue will age.
  • Results will be permanent when synthetic implants, such as silicone or polythene, are used.
  • Talk with your medical practitioner about the risks and benefits of facial implant surgery, and what results you can expect.

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Reviewed on: 07-10-2022