Chin Implant

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A chin implant is one of two ways the chin may be reshaped through surgery. The other, called sliding genioplasty, uses your own bone to augment the chin and therefore doesn't involve inserting a synthetic implant under the skin. Chin augmentations are often performed at the same time as rhinoplasty to have the most impact on your profile. LEARN MORE ›

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Chin implant, hindsight is 20/20

This is my third attempt to post so Ill keep it short and post more and photos after. Its been 3 months PO, and decided to overcome my feelings of anxiety and shame to share my chin implant experience. I have found all,those who courageously shared their knowledge and experience helped me, I... READ MORE

Asian, Chin Implant and Buccal Fat Removal

Dr. Jeannie Chung achieved exactly what I wanted, a slimmer face. She absolutely did an outstanding job on improving the balance of my face and I am definitely satisfied. She was easy to talk to and absolutely professional and sweet. I have a round face with chubby cheeks and no chin and the... READ MORE

25 Year Old Who Wanted a Squarer Chin and Better Profile

Wanted a squarer more masculine chin and a better profile that wasn't convex. I went to Peter Truong in Fresno, CA after meeting with 2 other surgeons. My criteria for a surgeon was that he or she had to have done multiple chin implants on males, the reviews of the chin implants would have to be... READ MORE

Ffs - Boston, MA

Worst surgery I've ever had. It's been almost 5 month and it's still a discomfort tightness in my chin. Feels like the chin is being place too high with screws. Also it's really crooked. I've mention this to Katie the person who have been handling my paper work with the surgery. But they have... READ MORE

42 Lower facelift/ neck lift small chin implant

Friends call me Mari, after a 80 lb weight loss, I have had breast augmentation, TT, and now I am considering a face lift. I haven't decided on doctor yet. But the last one advised on neck lift with chin implant. He says I'm too young for face lift. My main concern is recovery time n advise on... READ MORE

19y Male, Chin Implant + Chin Liposuction - Sweden, SE

In 5 days I am having a chin implant inserted through my mouth, combined with a liposuction. This will be the end of a process that begun with braces at the age of 12. I had a huge overbite (Almost 1cm) that was corrected with Twin Blocks. Still, my chin is very far back. I also have a large... READ MORE

Rhino, Brow lift, platysmsplasty, and chin implant...

The chin was recommended due to weak profile. I can appreciate it in certain lighting, and angles. But, I can feel it every day. Very tender even after a year and hurts the most when I sleep on it by accident (roll over in the night). I'm having it removed tomorrow morning. My surgeon thinks... READ MORE

Chin Augmentation

After a lot of research of doctor's portfolios, reviews, costs and consultations I decided to go with Dr. Michael Elam out of California. About me: I had a upper jaw surgery and a sliding genioplasty in 2005 in conjunction with orthodontics to correct overbite/overjet. Although the procedure... READ MORE

Chin Implant with Liposuction, 35 Yr Old Female - Raleigh, NC

I can relate to so many people's reviews here on Real Self. The first time I remember realizing that I hated my profile was probably back in middle school when I could see my reflection in a sideways mirror. I vividly remember that moment. From then on, I always tried to raise my chin up to... READ MORE

I Need a Chin (And a New Nose Too) - Folsom, CA

I inherited an unfortunate mouth/chin situation. I've been through multiple sets of braces, retainers, headgear, etc. My orthodontist as a child wanted my mom to commit me to jaw surgery, but she knew that would have been like moving a mountain so we opted to attempt to fix my overbite with... READ MORE

24 Year Old Chin Implant Before and After

My profile always looked odd in pictures and until a friend pointed it out. I couldn't work out what it was. The surgery was a success and my PS was incredible. I couldn't think of anyone better to help me out. I really do recommend him. I've still got a while to go until I can see my final... READ MORE

Considering Chin Implant and Would Love Opinions!

Hey y'all! I have been considering a chin implant for a while now and would like to hear from people who have gone through the procedure. My issue is I have a very petite face and I feel like my chin is out of proportion to the rest of my face. I also have a high hairline but feel like I should... READ MORE

Chin Implant & Rhinoplasty - Mexico

After having done a buffalo fat removal and upper blepharoplasty with dr. Carmona in Cancun Mexico and being happy with the results I decided to get my last surgeries I had on my list done with him I have had a rhinoplasty before because I had an ENORMOUS hump on my nose. I was 16. There was... READ MORE

Just a Slight Definition. Greenwood, IN

I have always wanted a little definition on the bottom portion of my face, especially when I smile. I had my consultation with Dr Hamilton in February and scheduled my surgery the day after! I felt so confident in his assessment and work, that I didn't need to consult with other doctors. Along... READ MORE

Receded Fat Chin Fix - 25 Yo Female

I have scribbled over my images for privacy concerns, though you can see exactly the changes made. The reason I went for a chin implant was due to the irreversible changes I made to my body post childbirth. I was the very slim and athletic body type before becoming a Mum, very little body fat... READ MORE

28 Yrs, Seeking Chin Implant - London, UK

Hi everyone! I have wanted a chin implant for quite some time now - been playing with the idea for a few years after seeing a picture of myself from the side on facebook. My chin is not very badly weak/recessed but it is enough that I have a (to me) very unappealing profile. I am also happy for... READ MORE

Getting the Chin I Always Wanted!

Hi! So... I hated my chin as long as I can remember. From the age of 13 it really started bothering me and profile pictures where not done! 3 weeks ago I had Coolscuplting to reduce my double chin. But this doesn’t solve the biggest problem, my small chin is. It runs in the family and I do n... READ MORE

VERY HAPPY UPDATE !!!! looks good!!!

Thus far I love the projection of my face overall, my face is more symmetrical and easier to get ready, but I'm upset because Ive never had a butt chin ever in my life, and after my surgery, my chin just looks horrible. It's a cleft chin now! It's unattractive and it looks like a pair of balls... READ MORE

27 yr old African American Female needed a chin implant and buccal fat removal.

So I had my procedure today. My experience with Dr Shah and his staff was pleasant. His medical assistants were very friendly and helpful, so was Dr. Shah. My appointment was at 10:30 am, once I arrived everything went smoothly I didn't have to wait long at all. I filled out paper work and took... READ MORE

Profile 911! Rhinoplasty, Chin Augmentation, Submental Fat Reduction - San Francisco, CA

My journey began with a desire to correct my deviated septum...which expanded into a chin augmentation (You will understand why when you see the my before and after photos). I figured if I was going to take time off work I may as well go all in. Go big or go home. Right?! My hunt for a... READ MORE

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