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What causes thin people to get the turkey neck

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Hsu
19 years experience
Neck lift: Excess fat under the chin is a result of both weight gain and genetics. Too much weight gain will result in fat distribution everywhere on the body -... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
Plastic Surgery 24 years experience
Turkey Neck: Laxity of the skin under the neck is common. For mild laxity radiofrequency skin tightening can help. The next step up would be liposuction if there ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Megan Jack
Plastic Surgery 22 years experience
Turkey gobbler: Surgery is often the best/only way to really improve this deformity. Depending on your exam findings, age, skin quality, etc this may be improved by l... Read More
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
No other way: Surgery is usually the only way to deal with a turkey neck. Consult with a plastic surgeon in your area. Good luck from nyc.
A male asked:
Dr. Dennis Dass
Plastic Surgery 15 years experience
Several : Several techniques are used to improve the contour of the neck. The specific technique, or combination thereof, will be customized to your specific c... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
Facial Plastic Surgery 22 years experience
Neck : Neck skin over-tightening isn't a common problem after neck lift surgery. There will be a certainly level of tisue relaxation once the neck swelling c... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Sagging muscle edges: This usually refers to the central edges of the platysma muscles, very thin muscles in the neck just below the skin surface that basically have no fun... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 25 years experience
Turkey neck: Turkey neck comprises loose skin and underlying muscle and sometimes some fatty deposit under the chin. Surgery is the best option for treatment. No e... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Wald
Plastic Surgery 44 years experience
No: A turkey neck is excess skin and fat located under the chin. This is a cosmetic problem that many patients do not like. I have heard men complain abo... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 25 years experience
Turkey neck: Genetic factors are a main contributor to "turkey neck". Milk, per se, does not cause it but excessive weight gain can contribute to it.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology 30 years experience
Pretty simple: The fat is removed with small suction cannulas from just below the surface of the skin and the compression is placed on the neck to let skin heal and... Read More
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