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Chin liposuction is a low risk procedure that can give you immediate improvement to the jawline contour, neck contour, and reduced fullness directly under the chin. Double board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Paul Warner Papillion routinely performs this procedure. He can identify the best plan of action and will discuss your best options for chin, neck, and jawline contouring. His biggest advantage is that he performs all aspects of facial contouring and if chin liposuction is not the best option for you, he will let you know what will be. Dr. Papillion has answered some of the common questions below about chin liposuction. Keep reading to learn more.
Downtime: 5 days
Pain Scale: 3
Also known as: jawline shaping, neck liposuction
I am so happy that I found your practice and Dr. Papillon, I only wish I’d found him sooner! I was greeted warmly and helped right away when I arrived. I was very comfortable during the exam and all of my questions were answered thoroughly. I left feeling confident that I would use Dr. Papillion for this procedure mainly because I feel like his knowledge and attention to detail would extend beyond the exam room into the operating room. Dr. Papillion has an excellent bedside manner, which honestly is hard to find these days. I would feel 100% comfortable having my procedure done by Dr. Papillion.
How long will it take to see my result?
Your results will be seen immediately after surgery. You will need about 2-3 months to see your final result due to swelling, but you will have improvement immediately.
Before and After Photos of Chin Augmentation with Chin Liposuction
How do I know if I am a good candidate?
You will need a jawline contouring consultation. Good candidates have good skin quality and localized area fat easily pinchable. Poor candidates have loose skin. …I have other options for loose skin.
What will my jawline contouring consultation be like?
During a consultation, we will go over your aesthetic goals. An examination will be performed, and you will discuss your medical history, including any allergies and past procedures.
You will learn about the details of this jawline contouring procedure, and you can ask any questions you may have. Finally, a date will be set for your chin liposuction.
How do I prepare for chin liposuction?
You may be asked to stop taking certain medications. You will have to stop or reduce the dosage of blood thinners for a few days before the jawline contouring procedure. You may also have to stock up on certain items for the recovery process.
What happens during jawline contouring?
At the start of the procedure, anesthesia is administered. Next, a small incision is created below the chin and/or behind the earlobes. A tube called a cannula is inserted into the incision, and then it is used to loosen the excess fat cells. The fatty tissue is removed through the cannula using medical suction.
What is recovery like?
After surgical jawline contouring, patients will need to deal with a minor degree of temporary swelling and bruising. It will be necessary to keep one’s head elevated during recovery to keep swelling down. Patients must take pain medications as prescribed, and time off from work will be required.
Do I have to wear a garment?
I want you to wear a chin strap, we provide for you, 24 hours a day for 3 days, then just 12 hours a day for 5 days.
When can I workout?
You can work out about 2 weeks after surgery.
How much does chin liposuction cost?
The price of chin liposuction varies from patient to patient. The cost of this procedure may depend on factors like the total time needed to perform the surgery, anesthesia fees, and the amount of fat being removed.
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Chin liposuction Nashville Tennessee
These were some of the most common questions asked during a chin liposuction consult. Dr. Paul Warner Papillion would be happy to see you and discuss your concerns. Schedule your jawline contouring consultation today. We can’t wait to see you!