Hello, i am a 23 year old model, with my work i always get to hear you have a bad jawline and stick your neck out. The problem is i think is that i have a thick neck and my jawline goes fast into my neck. Also when i have a beard then i have a bit off a double chin. I am thinking of maybe a sliding genioplasty (to also lengthen my chin downwards) or a chin implant Necklift but no fat 10% (maybe tighten or cut muscles) or jaw implants. Thank you already for the response!
Which Operation Would I Benefit to Get a Better Jawline and Chin (Maybe Also a Bit Longer Face)? (photo)
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Improving the jaw line
Working with models is tough and not the same as the general population. I think, from the pictures, that your chin is proportionate. I would recommend a submental lipectomy and corsette platysmaplasty to define the jaw more and attempt to avoid the double chin effect when your chin is down.
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Jawline Enhancement with Angle Implants
Based on the pictures you have shown, I do not see any major deficiences in your horizontal chin projection or your submental soft tissues. It is not clear that a vertical lengthening genioplasty would be a major improvement although that would await computer imaging analysis. What I do note is a signficant jaw angle deficiency as this may be what you mean by 'my jawline disappearing into my neck'. Lowering and widening the jaw angles with angular implants can make a major enhancement of the male jawline and is the one aesthetic change that I see as most beneficial to your aesthetic goals.
Better jawline and chin - jaw surgery vs. necklift
From your photos, it looks like you have adequate projection of your chin. If there is excessive soft tissue or fat deposit giving you a double chin then a submental liposuction with possible platysmaplasty (tightening of the neck fan-like muscle) will give a crisper chin neck angle and more definition to the jawline. skeletal augmenation with jaw or chin implants may help depending on the amount of augmentation you desire.
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I would encourage you to resend some photos including a profile (side) view where your head and body are both facing the same direction and not just your head turned to the side. Indeed sliding genioplasty and chin implants +/- some form of surgery to the area under the jaw such as liposuction and/or tightening of the platysma muscle may be indicated... @drryanstanton