Cheekbones are an important element that determines the contours of the face. Excessively prominent cheekbones make your face look fierce and wide.
In addition, you look dark with them from the side. Many Korean people have cheekbones that are excessively protruded laterally, which make their face look much wider. Therefore, the key to success with zygoma reduction (jaw surgery in Korea) is how well cheekbones that are excessively protruded laterally can be corrected.
Tip: Cheekbones have three-dimensional structure and every individual has different shapes of frontal cheekbones, 45° cheekbones, and lateral cheekbones. Therefore, it is important to accurately analyze and diagnose the shape and size of cheekbones through an x-ray examination before an operation.
A surgical method applicable to those who have cheekbones that are excessively protruded laterally.