Chin Liposuction: Sculpting Your Confidence
Chin liposuction is a cosmetic surgical procedure designed to remove excess fat from the chin and neck area. It is a popular option for individuals who are bothered by the appearance of a double chin.
On the day of the surgery, you will receive local anaesthesia or, in some cases, sedation to ensure your comfort during the procedure. The surgeon will make small, discreet incisions either beneath the chin or in the natural creases of the neck. These incisions are strategically placed to minimize visible scarring. A thin, hollow tube called a cannula is inserted through the incisions. The surgeon will use this cannula to break up and suction out the excess fat from the chin and neck area. The cannula is gently moved back and forth to dislodge the fat cells, which are then suctioned out through the tube. After that the surgeon will carefully sculpts the remaining fat to create a more defined and aesthetically pleasing jawline and neck contour. Once the desired amount of fat has been removed, the surgeon closes the incisions with sutures.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Chin Liposuction:
Chin liposuction, also known as submental liposuction, is a minimally invasive surgical procedure designed to remove excess fat from the chin and neck area. It is commonly performed to reduce the appearance of a double chin and create a more defined jawline.
Good candidates for chin liposuction are individuals who have excess fat under the chin, often resulting in a double chin or a lack of jawline definition. Ideal candidates are in good overall health and have realistic expectations about the outcomes of the procedure.
Chin liposuction is considered a safe procedure when performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon in an accredited surgical facility. Like any surgery, it carries some risks, which will be discussed during your consultation. Our team prioritizes your safety and takes every precaution to minimize risks.
During chin liposuction, tiny incisions are made beneath the chin or in the natural creases of the neck. A small, thin cannula is inserted through these incisions to break up and remove the excess fat. The procedure is performed under local anaesthesia or sedation, and recovery is typically swift.
After chin liposuction, you may experience some swelling and bruising, which is normal and typically subsides within a few weeks. Most patients can resume their normal activities within a relatively short period, and full results become apparent as the swelling diminishes.
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