Non surgical options for neck and jawline for 60 year old? (Photo)
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Non Surgical Options for Neck Rejuvenation
Here is some general information however on non surgical options:
- Amount of excess fat typically found beneath the chin, and in the upper neck. Kybella injections can improve this.
- Presence of Significant (Platysmal) Banding – this requires bringing the muscles together in the upper/mid neck to a more youthful position and occasionally their release. This procedure is called a platysmaplasty or platysma plication. Mild banding can be treated non- surgically with Botox or Dysport but this requires injections 3-4 times a year for maintenance.
- Amount of excess/redundant skin (cutis laxa) and condition of your skin. Mild to minimal skin tightening using non-surgical means like the Sciton Laser SkinTyte procedure, Ultherapy or Thermage could also be considered. My personal preference for non-surgical skin tightening of the neck is the Sciton Laser BBL SkinTyte® procedure as there is no down time, more comfortable procdure, is effective and is a more targeted treatment.
- Chin deficiency. If you have a weak chin then you will not have adequate chin support to your neckline skin which affects your entire neck line. Sometimes especially in younger individuals this is all that is required and this can be done in the office under local anesthesia. There are a number of different sizes and shapes and your plastic surgeon will pick the optimal one for you. Non surgical options include injectable fillers but these are only temporary and have to be repeated.
Non-Surgical Neck Lift
Non Surgical Neck Lift
Your non-surgical options are dictated by your specific needs which may include any of the below measures:
1)improving banding: Botox
2)improving under the chin fullness: Liposuction with oral sedation
3)improving skin looseness: VIORA REACTION radiofrequency
A consultation would allow a doctor to customize your treatment plan.
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Non surgical neck rejuvenation
A combination therapy is needed to restore youth. I combine Ultherapy (nonsurgical Ultrasound lift) with Mixto Co2 laser resurfacing of the face and neck.
Occasional fillers such as Radiesse and Juvedem Voluma are placed along the jawline to lift the skin.
The results are remarkable and recovery time is minimal.
I hope this was helpful
Dr David R.
Neck Skin and Platysmal Bands -- VASER Hi Def Liposuction/ThermiRF, Venus Legacy/Thermage/Ultherapy, Botox/Dysport
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