Frequently Asked Questions About Jowl Treatment -FAQS

What’s a chin?

The accumulation of fat under the chin and jaw, which may be accompanied by excess skin in some cases, is called a double chin.

What do I have to do if I want to take my chin off?

 If you want to eliminate the jowl you must opt for a plastic surgery, in order to obtain very satisfactory changes in the short term and with lasting results. Come to our center where you will be assessed by a medical team of specialists in plastic surgery.

What are the procedures for correcting jowls?

In Sanza Clinic we have innovative procedures of last generation for the reduction of the jowl. We offer patients lipolaser, thread tensioners, classical liposuction, neck lift and even the combination of various procedures such as submentoplasty or strengthening of the neck muscles.

How’s the surgery?

In Clinica Sanza we perform surgery in the operating room under local anesthesia and sedation, the patient does not perceive any type of painful stimulus. It is a procedure that lasts approximately 1 hour and on an outpatient basis.

What is post-operative and recovery like?

Recovery is quick. At first the area will be swollen and possibly slightly sore, also it is common to get bruises that disappear within a few days. In the postoperative period it is necessary to use a chinrest the first days that will help doing pressotherapy in the area.

How long will it take for me to get involved in my usual activities?

On average the incorporation to the habitual activities is in 3 or 4 days.

Can you leave a very defined neck?

 In most cases, yes, even in young people. If the patient wants a very defined neck, we recommend removing the subplatysmal fat, reinforcing the musclesof the neck in the midline and passing some threads from ear to ear, which become ligaments and leave the neck completely defined.

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