Are some people better candidates for malar augmentation?
In patients with the malar rash of systemic lupus erythematosus, papules may be present, but pustules are rare.
A 40-year-old man presented with erythematous and lavender nodules, as well as ulcerations on the nasal and malar areas of his face.
The hair growth is most often noted above the eyebrows, in the malar region, and on the lateral cheeks.
Physical examination revealed a blue-gray hyperpigmentation of the forehead, cheeks, nose, malar regions and chin.
The malars are only moderately projecting, especially when compared to those of East Baltics and Ladogans.
They have a black patch on their throat with a whitish outline; the black extends to the malars .
An anterior band is positioned over the malar bone and a posterior band is positioned adjacent to the ear.
The other end is secured to the malar bone by rigid fixation with microplates and screws.
Prominent malar bones are considered to be a mark of beauty and contribute to a more youthful appearance.