Neck and double chin lift is surgical removal of sagging in neck and chin area. Old age and losing/gaining weight in short time can cause certain deformation. Especially overweighed individuals can experience sagging in face and beck region due to gravity and decreased water amount in the body. Face sagging and double chin will deform the face and harm aesthetic look.
Muscles in our body covers the neck area and some mimic can directly affect these muscles. When we gain and lose weight, our chin area is affected more compared to other parts of our body. Fat accumulation after gaining weight causes double chin and directly chance face symmetry. Individuals will look older due to this double chin. Although it is possible to hide most of the problems on the face with make-up, this is not the case for double chin. But interventions of experts can help eliminating asymmetric look of face.
Neck and Double Chin Lift Alternatives
Neck and double chin lifting operation will provide 5-15 years rejuvenation. For patients above 30 years old, laser lipolysis and classical liposuction methods are preferred. For patients above 50 years old, neck lift is preferred.
Neck and double chin lift with laser lipolysis: Without harming veins, nerves and tissues, fat is removed by using a hole with 1 millimetre size.
Neck and double chin lift with liposuction: Fat accumulation is removed from under the skin with small cannula. This method is applied to young and middle ages individuals without skin sagging.
Classic neck and double chin lift This can be applied separately or combined with face lift. Sagging skin is removed.
Details of operation
Double chin lift is an easy operation and this surgical operation is highly preferred since success rate is high. Double chin lift will be effective for a long time if the patients are careful about their weight. Patients who have laser lipolysis can go back to their normal life in 5 days, patients who have liposuction can go back to their normal life in 1 week, and patients who have neck lift can go back to their normal life in 10 days. While there are no scars in liposuction and laser method, there can be slight scar on the back of the hair or within hair tissue in neck lift. Mimic or vocal cords will not be affected after this operation