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Cheekbone Contouring

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Defined cheekbones are a sign of beauty and vitality, but not everyone is born with this highly desired facial characteristic and many have to resort to contour powder, bronzers, blushes, highlighters, and other temporary fixes with makeup. As we age our skin naturally loses volume and elasticity, which can create midface hollows and cause cheeks that were once chiseled to appear droopy or flat.

Non-surgical cheekbone contouring or cheek augmentation is a procedure performed with dermal fillers and can sculpt or restore high cheekbones by adding contour and volume without invasive surgery.1 If you weren’t born with ideal bone structure  but desire well-defined cheekbones, or if you have concerns that your cheeks have lost volume due to the natural effects of aging, non-surgical cheekbone contouring can contour your face and provide a sculpted, youthful, and balanced appearance to your face.2

Non-Surgical Cheekbone Enhancement in San Marcos and Menifee, California

At Before-N-After, we use the highest quality hyaluronic acid dermal fillers in the hollows of your cheeks and the apples of your cheeks for non-surgical cheekbone contouring. During your cheekbone enhancement consultation, we’ll discuss your concerns, goals, and options for non-surgical cheekbone contouring Injections and together we’ll decide the cheekbone contouring treatment plan that delivers your optimal results for your individual face shape. You’ll have that contoured makeup look without needing a makeup artist to achieve it!

Dermal Fillers For Cheekbone Contouring 

We’re thrilled to offer our patients Juvéderm® the most popular line of dermal fillers, for cheekbone enhancement. Juvéderm fillers are placed by a highly trained aesthetic provider in the comfort of our convenient offices in San Marcos or Menifee, California, and create beautiful, natural-looking results.

Juvéderm Voluma™ XC 

Juvéderm Voluma XC is an HA-based gel and our preferred injectable for cheekbone enhancement. This dermal filler is injected into the cheek area and corrects age-related volume loss to restore volume and contour.

Benefits of Non-surgical Cheekbone Contouring

Non-surgical cheekbone enhancement is ideal for people who want to add volume to their cheeks to get a chiseled look, or those or want to restore a more youthful, contoured facial structure. Our patients love non-surgical cheekbone enhancement because it:

Restores lost volume in the cheeks

Adds contour and definition to the cheekbones 

Is an easy and fast procedure requiring little to no downtime

Is a non-surgical minimally invasive procedure performed in the comfort of our office

Improves self-confidence and enhances facial beauty

Offers long-lasting results, up to two years

Non-surgical Cheekbone Contouring Recovery & Results

Typically, Non-surgical cheekbone contouring treatments with Juvéderm injectable dermal fillers don’t require any downtime. It is common for patients to experience temporary mild redness and or swelling, and even some bruising, at the injection site following the procedure but this will subside over the next several hours.3 You can plan to resume normal activities immediately after your procedure, however, we recommend that you do not work out for 24 hours.

Your individual results l depend on several factors to include the type and amount of Juvéderm injectable filler used in your treatment. In general, results can last from several months up to one year depending on how quickly your body metabolizes the injectable dermal filler.

FAQs About Non-surgical Cheekbone Contouring

  • Am I A Candidate For Cheekbone Contouring?

    You are a good candidate for non-surgical cheekbone contouring if you want to improve or enhance the volume and contour of the mid-face area, have realistic expectations, and are in generally good health. The best way to find out if non-surgical cheekbone enhancement is right for you is to schedule a consultation with our experienced clinical injection specialists at Before-N-After where you’ll receive a step-by-step overview of the procedure. Call us today to make an appointment or ask any questions you may have about this procedure.
  • Can Cheekbone Contouring Make My Face Thinner?

    Yes. It’s possible that cheekbone contouring can make a very round face appear more contoured and oval or heart shaped.
  • Will My Cheekbone Contouring Look Natural?

    Yes. The non-surgical cheekbone contouring specialists at Before-N-After have extensive clinical experience with injectable procedures and strive to provide natural-looking and beautiful results for each patient.
  • Will My Cheekbone Contouring Injections Hurt?

    Because we apply a topical anesthetic to numb the injection site, our patients typically find their cheekbone enhancement injections to be painless.
  • Do Men Get Cheekbone Enhancement?

    Yes! Men benefit from healthy volume replacement in their cheekbones too. Men visit Before-N-After for non-surgical cheekbone contouring as this type of enhancement can provide a more rugged and chiseled appearance.
  • What Other Treatments Can I Combine With Cheekbone Contouring?

    Many of our patients choose to combine cheekbone contouring with chin and/or jawline enhancement, as well as our customized skincare packages that are personalized to your skin type and skin tone.
  • Can I Still Wear Makeup After Cheekbone Contouring?

    Yes, we recommend that you avoid applying makeup for at least 24 hours after your treatment, but most of our patients continue to use concealer, shimmer and eye makeup after cheekbone contouring—however, they can leave the contour brush in the drawer. We’re happy to provide post treatment makeup tips and tutorials during your appointment whether you’re a beginner or old pro.
  • How Much Does Cheekbone Contouring Cost?

    Every patient is unique and has different cosmetic goals, so each cheekbone enhancement treatment plan is completely customized to the individual to ensure the best results. Pricing for your non-surgical cheekbone contouring treatment can vary depending on the type filler as well as the amount used during the procedure.

Contact Before-N-After today at (888) 240-6242 to schedule a consultation for non-surgical cheekbone enhancement in San Marcos or Menifee, California.

1 American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dermal Fillers. Available: Accessed December 7, 2020.

2 American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dermal Fillers. Available: Accessed December 7, 2020.

3 American Society of Plastic Surgeons. What should I expect during my dermal fillers recovery? Available at: Accessed December 7, 2020.

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