Bulging chin looks really bad please help. (photos)
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Chin / Neck Liposuction
From your photos it appears that you have what they call a receding or weak chin. Augmentation is necessary to achieve facial balance and harmony.
To augment the chin, the surgeon begins by making an incision either in the natural crease line just under the chin or inside the mouth, where gum and lower lip meet. By gently stretching this tissue, the surgeon creates a space where an implant can be inserted. This implant, made of synthetic material that feels much like natural tissue normally found in the chin, is available in a wide variety of sizes and shapes. This allows custom fitting of the implant to the configurations of the patient’s face. After implantation, the surgeon uses fine sutures to close the incision. When the incision is inside the mouth, no scarring is visible. If the incision is under the chin, the scar is usually imperceptible.
A consultation with a facial plastic surgeon can provide you with the information you need to decide on your best options
Bulging chin looks really bad please help.
I have found that placement of a silastic chin implant, through a small curved incision under the chin (also allows excess skin removal) to be very safe, quick, highly effective and far less invasive than a sliding genioplasty. I perform chin implant surgery in 30 minutes or less, often using a local anesthetic alone. In my opinion, you are a good candidate for chin implant surgery. Liposuction can be performed at the same time, using the same incision under the chin, to remove any excess fat below the chin.
Hope this helps.
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