What are chin implants made out of?
Chin implants are made out of a variety of FDA approved materials which have been safely used for many years. Sialastic, an inert silicone substance, and Gore-Tex a material poduct widely used in medical implants, are used in chin implantation surgery. These materials are well tolerated, are permanent and do not elicit a reaction from the body. Chin implants come in various sizes to best meet individual needs.