[The application of alloplastic materials for augmentation in cosmetic facial surgery].

Alloplastic augmentation materials can be used to change or to accentuate facial contours and to add facial v olume. These implants are usually inserted in a subperiosteal pocket but can also be placed supraperiostally. The most popular facial implants are made of solid silicone, porous polyethylene or porous hydroxylapatite. Several sizes of anatomically… CONTINUE READING