Cheek injections with dermal filler are one of the most popular cosmetic injectable treatments available. Cheek fillers can help both males and females to improve their appearance, and are often used for the following concerns:
- to restore lost volume, softening a tired and hollow appearing mid-face and under eye area;
- to add definition and contour to the cheek bone;
- in improving facial balance, by adding structure to the mid face;
- for facial feminisation, by augmenting the outer cheek bone;
- to help lift and tighten sagging skin, by adding support to hollow areas of the mid face;
- for facial masculinisation, by creating a more angular appearance of the cheek bones.
Personalised cheek fillers in Melbourne and Sydney
When it comes to anti ageing treatments, cheek fillers are one of the most important treatments available. There is no substitute for restoring volume in the cheeks with dermal fillers to wind back the clock.
If you lack natural cheek bone projection, Dr. Aaron can also help to provide a look that you had previously been trying to achieve with makeup contouring. Best of all is that no one will know you’ve had anything done, but they will notice that you look more refined, refreshed, and balanced.
How do cheek fillers actually work?
By using small needles, dermal fillers are injected into strategic locations that lack natural volume (In the case of asymmetry, or facial disharmony), or that have lost volume leading to an aged appearance.
These fillers plump the skin by adding volume. The dermal fillers wear off over time and are reversible (for traditional dermal fillers), meaning if its not for you, you don’t have to live with it.
Should I get cheek fillers?
It is almost universally agreed by cosmetic doctors that cheek fillers can benefit almost everyone who seeks cosmetic injectables. The key is to use the right dermal filler, and the right amount, and this is where many practitioners get it wrong. It’s also where Dr. Aaron stands out.
Through years of experience and mentorship by world renowned surgeons and cosmetic doctors, his approach to cheek injections and facial rejuvenation consistently achieves natural looking results for both men and women that will help you look refreshed, feel great, and be undetectable by those around you.
Cheek filler injections for defined cheekbones
Achieve fuller more attractive and defined cheeks with cheekbone dermal fillers. With age, volume loss causes cheeks to flatten, and become hollow or sunken. Sagging skin combined with cheek volume loss makes your face appear heavy and aged. For those who are looking to rediscover their youthful cheeks, or those who just weren’t blessed with defined and contoured cheek bones, dermal fillers are a great option to add cheekbone definition.
Cheek fillers are one of the most popular cosmetic treatments in Sydney and Melbourne. With cheekbone injections using high quality dermal filler, you can improve the definition of your cheek bone, restore your ogee curve, improve under eye hollowing, and look younger and fresher with more ideal facial proportions.
To give you personalised and defined cheeks, accuracy is a must. Many clinics rely on simply injecting the outer cheekbone, however this will overly widen your face. The key approach to a personalised cheek filler treatment is to use the intercanthal distance (the distance between your eyes), and extrapolate this using the golden ratio ‘Phi’ (1:1.618). This is done using specialised Phi callipers. Phi of the intercanthal distance can then be used to map the most prominent point of your cheek, which is then blended to surrounding areas.
Reverse the signs of ageing with personalised cheek filler injections
Over time, a loss of cheek volume and sagging fat (known as fat pad separation and sag), leads to the classic appearance of ageing. Under eye hollowing, loss of forward and side projection, and sagging smile lines and jowls can all be linked to cheek and mid face volume loss of bone and fat. Dermal filler injections to the cheeks and cheek bones will restore lost volume, and improve these common signs of ageing. Cheek fillers can also be used to augment your natural cheekbones, giving you a more defined look that you previously have not had.
How much filler is used in the cheeks?
The volume of dermal filler injected into the cheeks will depend on how much of a result you want from your cheekbone augmentation injections. At a minimum, we generally say that at least 1ml of dermal filler for each cheek is required to notice a visible difference. The factors that will determine how much dermal filler to inject to your cheeks include:
- your age: the older you are, the more volume loss there will be, and the more dermal filler you will need;
- how much of an improvement in your concerns you would like;
- your baseline level of volume loss or relative volume deficiency at the time of treatment (hollower cheeks need more volume);
- the type of dermal filler injected;
- your natural face shape.
Generally, up to 4mls of filler may be used to rejuvenate the cheeks and cheekbones in one treatment.
Ensure you see a dermal filler specialist for your cheekbone fillers in Sydney or Melbourne
If you are looking to have cheekbone injections with dermal fillers in Melbourne or Sydney, then ensure that you are in experienced hands. Cheek enhancement with dermal filler injections is a powerful and important treatment option for those looking to improve their appearance, and rejuvenate their face. Dr. Aaron Stanes is experienced in cheek injections, and uses only the highest quality dermal filler, and the most proven techniques that have minimal discomfort and no downtime.
Treatment takes 20 minutes, with no downtime. Return to your daily routine immediately after treatment.
Prices start from $750. The average spend is $1500.
A cornerstone treatment of facial rejuvenation and augmentation. Can improve facial contour, define the cheeks, and provide a fresh, rested look.
Results are immediate, and may last 18-24 months.
Available in Melbourne, Sydney and Wollongong.
Cheek filler before and after photos
Understanding cheek fillers
How cheek fillers can enhance your appearance & reverse the signs of ageing
Cheek filler injections are a versatile treatment that can improve a number of concerns you may have about your appearance. Your personalised treatment plan will be developed by carefully considering your unique facial structure as well as your concerns and treatment goals. Cheek fillers can be used to enhance your natural features to balance your face (augmentation), and to restore volume you’ve lost with age (rejuvenation), both helping you to look younger and feel more confident. Depending on your personalised goals, cheek fillers can help with the following:
- add contour and definition to your cheekbones;
- restore volume loss of the inner cheek helping you look younger and fresher;
- improving under eye hollowing (known as a tear trough) so that you appear more rested;
- make your jawline appear slimmer and more tapered;
- help support and improve the appearance of sagging skin.
Only the highest quality dermal fillers will be used for your cheek injections, with the specific type matched to your unique skin and tissue type. The filler also contains local anaesthetic, ensuring your procedure is almost completely pain free.
Natural yet noticeable results
Using cheek fillers to lift sagging skin and slim the look of your face
Contouring the face with cheek fillers is where art meets science. Great results require an intricate understanding of facial anatomy, and a meticulous attention to detail. When done with precision, cheek augmentation with fillers can help you to appear more defined and rested, improving your facial structure and balance. Adding projection to the outer cheek bones can give your lower face a relatively slimmer appearance, and can also help tighten sagging skin so that your features appear lifted and more youthful.
Treat yourself to the best cheek filler injections
Choose only the best when it comes to your cheek filler treatment. Only the highest quality, TGA approved dermal fillers are used for an expertly performed cheek augmentation procedure.
Ensure you are in safe and experienced hands. Dr. Aaron performs comprehensive consultations to understand your needs and will develop a personalised treatment plan that is right for you.
How much is precisely and expertly injected cheek fillers worth to you? Dr. Aaron has treated thousands of patients, and knows how to get results.
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Cheek filler prices
The cost of cheek fillers is determined by the extent of your treatment.
Why Choose Dr. Aaron?
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Every treatment performed by Dr. Aaron comes with the following:
- a comprehensive consultation to discuss your concerns in detail;
- a bespoke treatment plan to help you achieve your goals;
- treatments performed with the utmost respect for your safety and wellbeing, with a results driven approach;
- the use of only the highest quality products and equipment;
- a complimentary follow up appointment to review your results if desired.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Will I look fake after cheek fillers?
Expertly and precisely injected cheek fillers never look fake. When done correctly, cheek fillers are a great treatment that can improve the contour and balance of your face, and help you look younger and more rested.
Poorly done cheek fillers can look abnormal and puffy.
It is important to ensure your injector is experienced to ensure that you get a natural and balanced result, without looking overfilled.
Dr. Aaron performs thousands of dermal filler treatments per year, and has helped countless people achieve fantastic results with cheek filler injections.
How does cheek filler work?
Cheek filler involves the injection of dermal fillers to augment or restore volume in the cheeks. It can be used to add or restore volume, add definition and contour to the cheek bones, improve under eye hollowing, and help improve signs of ageing.
What to expect when getting cheek fillers?
Cheek fillers are a simple, safe and quick procedure. Small needles are used to precisely inject dermal fillers into targeted areas in the cheeks.
There may be firm areas under the skin where the filler has been injected. This should settle over 2-4 weeks. Swelling may also make the result look more prominent than it actually is, so it is important to give the body time to heal and the results to settle.
How long does it take to inject cheek fillers?
Cheek fillers only take 10-20 minutes to perform, depending on the complexity and extent of your treatment.
Is cheek filler painful?
There is typically minimal discomfort with dermal filler injections to the cheeks. Dr. Aaron only uses premium dermal fillers mixed with local anaesthetic to ensure your comfort.
When will I see the results of my cheek filler treatment?
You will see the results of your cheek filler treatment immediately after your treatment. There may be some swelling, so the final result will be visible after 2-4 weeks.
How long do the cheek fillers last?
Cheek fillers typically last 18-24 months for most people. At this time, smaller top-up treatments can be performed.
Are cheek filler injections safe?
Cheek Filler is a very safe procedure, with minimal side effects.
What are the side effects of cheek fillers?
Side effects are uncommon, but include bruising, swelling, redness and a temporary puffy appearance at the treated area. These will generally settle over a few days.
Do I need cheek fillers?
Cheek fillers are a versatile treatment that can benefit the following concerns:
- Those who naturally lack an outer cheek bone contour;
- People who feel they are looking older, or who are naturally hollow in the cheek;
- Those who seem to look tired constantly, despite getting enough sleep;
- Those with moderate to severe under eye hollows can benefit from having cheek fillers as a component of their under eye rejuvenation.
- Those looking to have a more masculine or feminine appearance. Depending on your preference, the cheek fillers are injected slightly differently to achieve each look.