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How much is liposuction of the neck? Worth it?

How much is liposuction of the neck? Worth it?

Depends: Many things affect the cost of liposuction. The area of the country, type of anesthesia and which technology is used all come into play. If you are a good candidate, lipo is a great solution to a double chin or saggy neck (especially if using laser). Most docs do free consult so you could find out the cost. http://www.omahacosmeticsurgery.com/real-results/liposculpture/ ...Read more

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Liposuction (Definition)

Liposuction surgery involves the use of hollow cannulas and suction devices used to remove adipose tissue; should not feel anything when the procedure is performed. Indicated for patients at their long-term stable weight, who present with diet and exercise resistant adipose tissue of localized areas with good quality overlying skin. Not substitute for diet and exercise or ...Read more


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What is the price of getting liposuction on chin and neck?

What is the price of getting liposuction on chin and neck?

It depends: The price varies per plastic surgeon and the area you live in. You also have to factor in the surgeon's procedure fee and any additional costs. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: neck liposuction?

What is the definition or description of: neck liposuction?

Neck liposuction: Liposuction can be done for a neck with excess fat. Modern liposuction consts of placing tumescent solution in the area to be treated. This solution consists of lactated ringers or normal saline, reduces pain (using lidocaine) and reduces bruising/bleeding (using epinephrine). Cannula then are used to extract the solution and the fat. Compression garments are used to keep a good contour. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about any experience with neck or chin liposuction?

Can you tell me about any experience with neck or chin liposuction?

Sure can: Neck liposuction can be very affective in the right patient. We often use neck liposuction during a facelift to help shape and tighten up the neck and chin area. In patients not undergoing a facelift one has to be careful. If there is excessive loose skin then liposuction alone may leave you with less fat but still loose skin. If skin quality is good then Lipo can work great ...Read more

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Does liposuction work well for reducing jowels and giving a smooth jawline. I otherwise have a thin face and neck. 59 yrs. Old.

No, jowls are caused: By loose skin, not excessive fat. Most plastic surgeons know this, and any amount of localized fat "excess" is usually malpositioned fat. Most patients lose fat volume as they age, so tightening and repositioning fat/deeper tissues, as well as tightening skin (properly) is much better than facial liposuction. See abps-certified plastic surgeon, not a "cosmetic surgeon" with questionable training! ...Read more

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What is the turkey neck liposuction procedure like?

What is the turkey neck liposuction procedure like?

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 tighten to the in the new position. ...Read more

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Can chin liposuction cause numbness in your neck? I've read that chin liposuction can sometimes damage nerves and cause numbness. Is that true? Is it permanent? .

Chin Lipo: Numbness can occur, but it's usually transient and comes back within a short time. Nerve damage to cutaneous sensory nerve occurs, but these grow back. Damage to the marginal mandibular nerve can occur as well, this causes a distorted smile, which usually resolves in a few months. Most importantly is that lipo of the chin is very safe. Good luck, dr b. ...Read more

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Will chin liposuction leave me with loose skin in my neck? Or will the skin shrink back on its own after the chin liposuction procedure? .

Will chin liposuction leave me with loose skin in my neck? Or will the skin shrink back on its own after the chin liposuction procedure?

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It depends: It depends on how is your current skin tone. If you have thick young skin, it will retract after surgery. But if you have thin loose skin with wrinkles, it may get worse. ...Read more

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Should i get a neck lift along with my chin liposuction? I have a double chin, so i'd like to get chin liposuction. I feel like my skin is also pretty loose, so i'm wondering if i'll also need a chin lift to get good results. .

Neck lift: Liposuction of the neck and chin area is a great procedure for patients that want more definition and just have excess fat. However, loose skin is not treated by liposuction, and would be better treated by a neck lift. You need a consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon. http://www.dassmd.com/neck-lift-beverly-hills.html. ...Read more

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Buccal fat removal/chin implants/neck liposuctions post-surgery symptons!?

Buccal fat removal/chin implants/neck liposuctions post-surgery symptons!?

Too Many.: Each one of the procedures you listed have their specific indications as well as a potential risk/complications associated with it. There is simply not enough space here to outline the information you should receive. Seek consultation with well experienced board-certified plastic surgeons, and ask to see lots of examples of their work and learn about pros/cons/risks/complications. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why have small, hairless spots under my chin/neck appeared after my chin/neck liposuction?

Why have small, hairless spots under my chin/neck appeared after my chin/neck liposuction?

Known outcome: Neck contouring may involve initial use of a fat melting (lipolysis) laser and/or surgical separation of the skin in this area from the underlying structures. The heat from the laser or from instruments used to stop bleeding under the skin may shock or permanently injure some of the hair follicles resulting in a small bare patch of skin. ...Read more

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What causes lumpiness after chin liposuction? I've read some forum comments about people having lumps in their neck after chin liposuction. Is that normal? Does it go away? .

Chin liposuction: Submental liposuction (or microliposculpture) can improve the look of a double chin, make the angle between your chin and neck more attractive, and define your jawline. One risk is irregularity of the resultant contour, which can look or feel lumpy. This often goes away in several months. If it persists, revision may be necessary. ...Read more

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Can tumescent liposuction be done in conjunction with a face lift? I want to have a face lift, but i also have a lot of fat under my chin. Can I have tumescent liposuction for the neck fat at the same time as the face lift? .

Can tumescent liposuction be done in conjunction with a face lift? I want to have a face lift, but i also have a lot of fat under my chin. Can I have tumescent liposuction for the neck fat at the same time as the face lift?

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Yes.: Tumescent liposuction is commonly done in conjunction with a face lift, especially if your neck only has fatty prominence and lacks droopy skin and muscle. With good skin elasticity female neck skin can tighten and lift a surprising amount without a neck lift be performed. The image is of a patient who underwent tumescent liposuction and placement of a chin implant to improve her contour. ...Read more

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Should i wait to have chin liposuction until after i've lost weight? I'm trying to lose about 20 pounds. I know i'll lose some of my neck fat when i lose weight, but i'm sure i'll still have a double chin. So i know i'll want chin liposuction. Would it st

Should i wait to have chin liposuction until after i've lost weight? I'm trying to lose about 20 pounds. I know i'll lose some of my neck fat when i lose weight, but i'm sure i'll still have a double chin. So i know i'll want chin liposuction. Would it st

Lose First: Always best to achieve a long-term stable weight prior to undergoing liposuction surgery. It is possible with weight loss, the best surgical option will be changed ( for example neck lifting as opposed to liposuction surgery). Best wishes. ...Read more

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