Non-surgical chin correction
Neck, decollete, hands
What is non-surgical chin correction?
Ill-defined, small or retracted chin can make your face profile look less attractive. Chin correction helps restore the desired harmony of the face.
Non-surgical method for chin correction improves ill-defined or retracted chin and brings harmony to your face without the pain, risk or recovery time, which are unavoidable by surgical implant placement. On initial visit, the esthetic medicine professional will evaluate your face profile and desired outcomes, and also explain the procedures to you in detail. You will be presented ‘before’ and ‘after’ photographs, so you can see the outcomes you can expect after the procedure.
What does non-surgical chin correction look like?
It is a minimally invasive procedure, in which the filler (i.e. cross-linked hyaluronic acid) is injected with a needle or catheter into specific points on the chin. It changes the chin shape and brings out the desired facial shape. Additionally, the doctor may inject an adequate dose of botulinum toxin in order to reduce the ‘cobbled skin’ appearance on your chin.
How does the procedure go?
The filler is injected at specific points in order to enlarge your chin and bring more harmonious proportions to your face. The effects of this non-surgical procedure are very precise, because the physician treats only those areas which need correction.The filler is administered using a needle or a catheter. Non-surgical chin correction takes about 15 to 30 minutes.
What are the indications?
The procedure is recommended for patients with ill-defined, small or retracted chin.
What can I expect afterwards?
Non-surgical chin correction allows you to achieve more harmonious facial proportions. The effects last for 9 to 12 months and after that time the procedure can be repeated.
How many sessions do I need to achieve the expected results?
One session is enough to change the chin shape for 9 to 12 months, the effect dies out slowly depending on how fast the filler is absorbed.
What care does my skin need afterwards?
For the next 3 days, mild swelling and sensitivity may persist. Most people return to work on the following day. The skin of the treated region needs your care and complete hygiene for 3 days.