Removal of extra "cartilage/fat" at end of my chin that makes it stick out, along with a nose job. (photo)
7 months ago
My entire life I've always been extremely self cautious about my face. I would like to know what can be done to reduce the fat on the end on my chin that droops down and "sticks out." Before I turn to surgery I would like to know if anything can be done and what kind of surgery? Please help!
Doctor Answers 1
That is not fat on the end of your chin but an extra large soft tissue chin pad of which fat is just a part of it. Most of it is skin and muscle. You would need a submental chin reduction technique to thin this chin pad tissue out and tuck it under the chin bone.
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