Why is the submental liposuction done?
Submental or so-called double chin liposuction is the suction of the fat tissues and residues from under the chin to refine and achieve proportional face contours. If you have a fatty double chin that makes you look chubbier and older than you are, then you are probably a candidate for submental liposuction.
If you have a fatty double chin that makes you look chubbier and older than you are, then you are probably a candidate for submental liposuction.
How is submental liposuction done?
The liposuction is performed under local anesthesia. it is an outpatient procedure, so you can go home shortly after. during the procedure, the excess of fat tissue from under the chin is sucked out and in that way the, chin face is reshaped. You will instantly look thinner and younger.
The procedure lasts 30 – 60 minutes.
The fat tissue that is obtained in this way can be used for the face reshaping procedure and decreasing nasolabial lines with the fat transfer procedure with the same patient.
What are the recommendations for the recovery?
During the recovery period, it is recommended to rest for a day and wear an elastic bandage or special mask. The doctor will recommend suitable antibiotics and pain killers.
The healing is completely over in 3-5 days.
When can the full effect of the submental liposuction be seen?
The full effect can be seen in 7 – 10 days after the swelling subsides.
Are there any possible complications after submental liposuction?
Most often, pain, swelling, and bruising appear after the procedure, but they disappear in a couple of days.
With which procedures does submental liposuction combine well?
The submental liposuction combines well with mezonites and facelift procedures.
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