A double chin is a buildup of excess fat and loose skin in the neck area behind the chin. As a result, this gives the appearance of a second our double chin. Many times a double chin is caused by obesity or genetics. Additionally, it is also natural to have loose, sagging skin on the neck due to aging that gives one a double chin. If you suffer from an unsightly double chin then continue reading to learn about how to get rid of it.
There are many ways to treat a double chin. Below, we will examine some common procedures that treat this condition.
|Chin Implants||Our chin can appear set back which can cause the neck to look flabby and fleshy. A chin implant is a great method to treat this condition because it gives the chin a more defined structure and improves the neckline tremendously.||On average, the recovery time for chin implant procedure is about seven – ten days. All exercises and strenuous activities must be avoided until after the third week.|
|Kybella||This is a fat melting substance that is injected into the treatment area and destroys the underlying fat cells..||There’s typically no downtime required afterwards and any swelling that may occur due to the injection will disappear within several days|
|CoolSculpting||CoolSculpting uses cooling technology to freeze fat cells. These cells then die and the body naturally eliminates them.||There is no downtime associated with the treatment, so you can resume your usual activities immediately.|
|Ultherapy||Ultherapy is an ultrasound-based treatment which stimulates the body’s natural collagen growth and causes the skin to tighten and look plump.||Since Ultherapy is non-invasive, there is no recovery period.|
|Neck Liposuction||Neck liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat from under the chin. Performed under local anesthesia, neck liposuction involved inserting cannulas through tiny incisions to remove the fat.||Patients can go home the same day as surgery. In general, patients are able to return to normal activities after removing sutures 1 week post surgery.|
Not sure which procedure is best for you? Book your consultation with Dr. Russo at Rejuvenis Beauty today.