Just over 2 weeks post-op, intra-incision. Sensation on my left lower lip is almost fully back, but my right side still feels really tight, probably due to the sutures of the mentalis muscle. This is affecting my speech - when i talk, it looks as if only my left side of the lips are moving (somewhat elvis-like). Will this tightness feeling go away eventually? Also, does wearing a compression help prevent ptosis or only swelling? I haven't worn one, is it too late to start wearing it now? TY!
2 Weeks After Chin Implant Removal, Right Side of Mouth is Really Tight, Will this Go Away?
Doctor Answers 1
Chin Implant Removal Problems
Without more details about your case, it is difficult to give you any good answers.
These are great questions for your operating surgeon when you go in for follow up.
Good luck to you.
Have a question? Ask a doctor
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.