f the cosmetic procedures out there, cheek fillers haven’t reached ubiquity like lip injections, waist-cinching tummy tucks, or Brazilian butt lifts. But New York City plastic surgeon Dr. Lara Devgan thinks more women might want to consider taking a needle to their cheek. “In the world of plastic surgeons, cheekbones are thought to represent 70% of facial beauty, and the reason for that is that they give a really pleasing architecture to the face,” she says.
Like all cosmetic injection treatments, getting your cheeks plumped requires seeing a board-certified expert with the artistic eye and skill of Michelangelo. We spoke with Devgan and Dr. Sachin Shridharani to distill the most important information about cheek fillers for anyone curious about them: how the procedure works, how much it costs, and how long it lasts.
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