Ptosis + Chin Implant

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Risk of Ptosis After Chin Implant Removal?

I am a 41 y.o. healthy female, 4 months post-op after a chin implant. It is a size 2 (5 - 6mm projection) Silastic implant without "wings."... READ MORE

Why do some people who need mentalis resuspension have lip ptosis while others have mentalis ptosis?

I see mentalis resuspension being recommended for people with lip descent as well as for people who have chin (muscle, skin) descent only. Wouldn't... READ MORE

What can I do now with Chin implant results? Should I take out through the mouth or underneath chin (placed intraoral)? (Photo)

May 15, 2014, Rhino and Medium silicon winged implant. I am 35 years old 1320lbs. Unhappy with overhanging tissue and the fatty pad underneath lip... READ MORE

What is the best way to fix chin ptosis after chin implant removal?

I had a rhinoplasty and was walked into having a medium chin implant in January 2015 via a submental incision. I had it removed 4 months later due to... READ MORE

Intra-oral chin implant, mentalis muscle and chin ptosis. I'm concerned about chin sagging. Any suggestions?

I am concerned about the possibility of my chin sagging after having a chin implant placed intra orally. I heard that in order to place the implant... READ MORE

Intraoral chin implant, cutting mentalis muscle attachments, & chin and lip ptosis.

Some doctors say that not to use the intraoral approach because it requires the mentalis muscle attachments to be cut and once cut, they cannot be... READ MORE

Remove chin implant due to pain? (Photos)

I had a chin implant inserted from under my chin 11 months ago, silicon, 6 mm thick with wings. I'm still experience pain on the right side of my chin... READ MORE

I'm trying to understand the mechanisms about how scar tissues works and how it heals once a chin implant is removed.

When a chin implant is removed from its pocket, if the sides of the pocket are squished together quickly by a surgical chin strap, will the scar... READ MORE

Is this chin ptosis/witches chin? Chin implant removed 10 days ago. Is it permanent? Any chance shrink back with time? (Photos)

I got chin implant 12 days ago. It was small 5mm extended anatomical silicone incision made under the chin. 2 days later i got it removed. No... READ MORE

Am I too young for a chin implant?

Im a 23 year old woman who is thinking to have a chin implant, but I have heard that young patients still tend to have bone resorption, skin... READ MORE

In the case of chin implant removal can calcium filler be used to treat chin ptosis deformities that may arise upon removal?

I got a small chin implant 2 years ago and wanted to keep it a secret at all costs but sadly someone spied on my emails between my doctor and I, and... READ MORE

Follow-Up: I think I am experiencing chin ptosis, can the skin be tightened to the chin or do I need a implant? (photo)

I'm 23, I got a chin reduction when I was about 20-21, I did have braces on the top teeth when I was about 15 so I told the surgeon that I had them... READ MORE

25 years old male. What is the least risky way out of this mess of a chin implant? (Photo)

Large extended anatomical terino silicone implant inserted submentally on 12/16/14. My mentalis muscle is either pushed up, improperly attached, or... READ MORE

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