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Chin Strap For Double Chin
Sometimes: Use of anatomical implants coupled with neck liposuction is often very helpful in reducing the double chin appearance. It is usually an outpatient process, with approach from below the chin (in crease) after reduction of any excess fat from the neck area just behind the chin. Allows for appearance of 'longer' jaw, supports area of jowling, and improves profile appearance. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Skin laxity?: The results of liposuction on your chin/neck will depend on the quality and laxity of your skin and its ability to contract following fat evacuation. If sufficient fat is removed, you may be left with loose or irregular skin. Generally speaking, at 38 years of age, your skin contraction is not as good as it would be for some one under 30. However, you should be able to see significant improvement. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
This clicking is b/w my throat & chin where the "double chin" sits. Clicks are heard when i swallow or spit. That "double chin" area feels swollen.?
How many hours does a surgeon deed to perform a neck lift, face lift and lower eyelid blepharoplasty?
Is having a lower "neck lift" to remove the semi sagging skin the same as a full face lift just working below chin? Average cost? Downtime?
Neck lift: There are different types of neck lifts to address different anatomical variants just like there are different types of facelifts. Have your neck evaluated by a board certified surgeon who specializes in these procedures. The cost can vary by procedure and locations. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Can an upper eyelid surgical approach (to avoid visible scars on forhead) be used to decrease a horizontal forehead deep crease?
It could: Most chin implants are placed to make the chin protrude more, not make the face longer. There are many different shapes and models of chin implants and your surgeon should select the one that will accomplish what you and s/he want. If the chin implant extends below the edge of the jawbone, it could make the face look longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
That's ridiculous: If something like that really worked, i'd be out of business! ...Read more
It depends: Chin implant costs vary depending on what part of the country you live and also vary between doctors. In our part of the us, it can be had for as little as $1500 up to $4200. Some of the best surgeons are the cheapest so pick your surgeon based on quality first. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer