Are there different types of implants that can be used for chin augmentation? What are they and are some better than others?
The most common, and I think the most reliable, implant is made of solid silicone plastic. ePTFE (solid woven GoreTex® (and other brand names of this material) is also commonly used. Polyethylene (e.g. Medpore®). They come in a variety sizes and profiles to fit a variety of different chins.
Here is a link to a few images on our website: http://www.drbentkover.com/photo-gallery/facial-augmentation-photos