Cheekbone reduction corrects overly prominent cheekbones give the patient an over-projected harsh.
Cheekbone reduction corrects overly prominent cheekbones give the patient an over-projected harsh and unbalanced look in a face. Surgical incisions are made orally and/or near the hairline, thus the cheekbones are chiseled to suit the face with no visible scars. This allowed the patient to achieve a smaller face with more delicate and refined features.
- From a 45° lateral view, the cheekbone seems to jut out.
- A concave surface creating a shadow can be visible just beneath the cheekbone.
- Appearance of unevenness due to protruding cheekbones.
- The high cheekbones make the face appear wider in the central portion.