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How hard is it to remove a chin implant and how long is the recovery?

How hard is it to remove a chin implant and how long is the recovery? READ MORE

Chin Implant Recovery

What aftercare do I need once I get a chin implant.  When can I return to work?  Worried about bruising READ MORE

Estimated Chin Implant Recovery Time?

I searched the internet about getting a chin implant and all I seem to see are bad experiences and horror stories. Or, is it mostly just unhappy... READ MORE

How Long is Chin Implant Pain Normal?

It has been almost a week since I got chin implant, and although I am not in as much pain as I was right after surgery, I am still in enough pain that... READ MORE

Chin Augmentation Risk of Nerve Damage?

I am 4 weeks post-op and still feeling pain, numbness and tinging. I keep reading that permanent nerve damage is possible but rare. Could someone... READ MORE

Will an Incision Inside the Mouth Heal Faster Than Under the Chin After a Chin Implant?

I read that saliva helps with the healing process. (http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/07/080723094841.htm). Would this be true for faster... READ MORE

Asian Chin Augmentation, What are My Options and How Long is Recovery Time? (photo)

I am an Asian male in my early 20s. I have a really weak chin which runs in my family, but my chin is particularly recessive. I would like to know... READ MORE

How Much Bone Erosion Should I Expect for a Chin Implant That Was Taken Place 1.5 Yrs Ago?

I had a 5mm silastic chin implant inserted from inside of my mouth 1.5 yrs ago. I'm planning to remove it soon because I prefer the original me... READ MORE

Chin Implant Concerns

How is Chin implant pain and recovery time compared to face or neck lift? Part of my procedure will be a chin implant. How painful is this post... READ MORE

Chin Implant Revision - Recovery Time?

I had an XL chin implant 80 days (2.5 mths) ago, and it's too big for my small face. I'm thinking of downsizing it. I was told that while the... READ MORE

Are lips and cheeks expected to swell after a Chin Implant?

What degree should I expect? Could an implant procedure for a chin cause edema in other areas of the face or neck besides the chin? Where? READ MORE

How to Best Time Chin Implant Surgery?

Hi, I'd like to have a chin implant, but I'm confused about the timing. I'll start working as a news anchor at a TV channel in 3-4 months.... READ MORE

Mandible Implants--am I a Good Candidate to Benefit from Them? (photo)

I had a chin implant/neck liposuction and was pleased. However, I want a dramatic improvement to my jawline (square, chiseled jawline). Would I... READ MORE

Should I Consider Chin Surgery? (photo)

I'll get straight to the point. I'm so embarrassed and self conscious on my chin. I'm looking into cosmetic surgery to correct it, but I want a little... READ MORE

Is Recovery Easier when Having a Small Chin Implant (3mm) Compared to Larger Implants?

I'm a 28 year old woman having a 3mm medpor chin implant with shaved wings inserted under the chin in October. I have seen some horror stories... READ MORE

How Long After Chin Implant Surgery Must I Wait Before Singing?

I'm a singer and I'm having a goretex chin implant inserted through the mouth. I wanted to know how long after the surgery do I have to wait... READ MORE

Benefits of Chin Aug Intraorally Vs. Extraorally?

Hi, can surgeons comment on the approach they like to make for chin augmentations (intraorally vs. extraorally)? Also, can you comment on the typical... READ MORE

Lower Lip Appears to Have Reverted to Gum Tissue After Chin Implant. Have I Ruined my Face?

I had a chin implant 11 wks ago via an intra-oral incision. My left lower lip was completely paralyzed. I can now lower my lip a little over halfway... READ MORE

Does a thin face with very little fat or muscle around the chin impact the procedure or recovery time?

I am considering undergoing a chin implant procedure but have a very thin face with very little fat or muscle around my chin, i.e. when i press my... READ MORE

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