Liposuction of the Chin
Do you suffer from a “Double Chin” you know that stubborn fat under the chin that never goes away no matter how much you exercise and diet? Chin Liposuction may be the right solution for you.
What is Chin Liposuction?
Chin liposuction is used to treat the build-up of fatty deposits under the chin and around the neck area. The chin can make a dramatic change in your overall facial appearance over the years. As we age our skin experiences a loss of volume, loss of elasticity, resulting in sagging and flabby skin.
Who is a candidate for chin liposuction?
Patient that suffer from any combination of the following:
- A lax platysma muscle
- Excess fat in the neck area
- Recessive chin
How is chin liposuction performed?
Chin Liposuction is performed the same way as other liposuction procedures; done under a general local anesthetic, small incisions are made, and using a small cannula to remove fat.
How long does the procedure take?
The procedure only takes about 30 minutes to an hour, and patients can return to regular activities as this is considered to be an outpatient surgery. you will be required to wear an elastic garment as excess fluid drains for the next few weeks after surgery. You may experience some bruising and tenderness around the incision area which is completely normal however should only last about 7- 10 days after the procedure.
What type of results can I expect?
After the healing process is complete you will have a more refined, younger looking chin area resulting in a youthful appearance overall.
Before and Afters
What are some recommended treatments for post surgery?
Having the chin liposuction as mentioned removes stubborn fat cells, as a result, you may want to come back after a few months after your procedure to have a skin tightening treatment to enhance your facial appearance and increase the definition.
Here are a few treatments to enhance the look of your procedure:
Are there any alternative procedures to treat the chin?
Why choose Barry Lycka M.D & Associates?
Barry Lycka MD & Associates will make sure that we recommend the best procedure to achieve the results you want. Dr. Lycka and his medical team will review all necessary precautions and risks to all treatments and procedures we offer. Our commitment is to you! During your consultation, pre-surgery, and post-surgery We are with you every step of the way!
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