There is perhaps nothing more traumatic than losing or damaging part of the face. The face is the first thing everyone sees, and it is what expresses our feelings, our personalities, our very selves. Therefore, defects will be replaced artificially with the provision of facial prostheses to provide functional rehabilitation and aesthetic improvements. This associated improvement in social, emotional status and overall quality of life. allowed them to continue with normal day to day activities and enhance their social interaction
At Magnolia MediTec and by combining an affordable 3D image capture system and 3D printing techniques, we are delivering customized maxillofacial prosthetics with accurate skin colour with fine textures over a 3D shape, with significant savings in both time and cost.
In Magnolia Meditec a new and innovative methods for manufacturing facial soft tissue prostheses that prioritises accurate 3D colour image reproduction have been developed and a framework and protocol for specific 3D processing designed. Additionally, colour management processing have been developed and successfully applied to 3D imaging devices and manufacturing processes.