What is Jowl Aesthetics?
The adipose tissue around the neck, under the chin area, may become apparent due to hereditary reasons, aging or excess weight gain/loss. The removal of this excess and, if necessary, lifting the remaining skin is called jowl aesthetics.
The area under the mandibula site is called as the jowl. Today, conditions such as lipoidosis and skin prolapse under mandibula can be easily eliminated with plastic surgery solutions. However, performing neck liposuction, i.e., jowl aesthetics operation, as early as possible, contributes significantly to excellent achievement. In other words, early interventions give excellent results.
Why is Jowl Aesthetics Performed?
Jowl aesthetics are generally performed to correct the prolapses/sags that occur after quick weight loss. Jowl aesthetics, which rejuvenate the face and give a smooth appearance, are also performed for individuals under the effects of aging and excellent results are obtained.
Jowl aesthetics is a procedure that has become a necessity depending on many different reasons. In general:
- Prolapses on the neck and face skin,
- Deformations on the neck and chin site due to gravity,
- Genetic predisposition,
- The effects of sunlight,
- Smoking habit are among the reasons that necessitate jowl aesthetics.
How is Neck Liposuction (Jowl Aesthetics) Procedure Performed?
As in all aesthetic operations, the most crucial issue in jowl aesthetic procedures is to decide at the early stages. Neck liposuction practices performed in line with the demands of individuals who need aesthetics and are it is performed by plastic surgeons in the operating theatre. These aesthetic procedures, which will be carried out in the first periods when sagging or fat collection are noticed, allow to obtain permanent results. The things to be carried out before and after the jowl aesthetics by the specialist are of great importance.
- Is jowl aesthetics a complicated procedure for the patient?
The procedures performed under local anaesthesia are very simple and have almost no risk. No problem occurs in voice and speech ability after the procedure with highly advanced techniques.
- Will there be any pain after jowl aesthetics?
Analgesics, which will be prescribed by the surgeon after the aesthetics procedure, keep the pain under control. There is no painful post-operative period in jowl aesthetics.
In general, the patient is discharged on the same day when the jowl aesthetic procedure is performed under local anaesthesia. The individual can fully recover and return to his/her routine within ten days following the procedure. Although hardly visible small scars are left within the hair or behind the ears after the procedure; they become entirely invisible within a short time.
Jowl Aesthetics Frequently Asked Questions
What is the cost of jowl aesthetic surgery?
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At what ages is jowl aesthetics performed?
Although it varies according to the body structure, jowl deformation starts in the 30s. It is recommended for people between the ages of 30-50 if needed.
Is the result of neck liposuction permanent?
Although its aesthetic results continue for many years, the lifestyles and habits of the individuals are determinant in the valid period of the neck liposuction. Conditions such as excessive weight gain after aesthetic jowl procedure shorten the effective period of this procedure.
How long does jowl aesthetic procedure take?
Although the duration of the jowl aesthetic procedure varies according to the expertise and skills of the surgeon, the technique to be used and the skin structure of the individual, their average duration is approximately 1-2 hours.
Can non-surgical jowl aesthetics be performed?
In applications where non-surgical jowl aesthetics are performed, radiofrequency waves are applied on the skin. Thus, jowl recovery and lifting process takes place. In this application, the radio waves that penetrate under the skin tissue renew the connective tissue and ensure the skin to recover itself. After a couple of regular sessions, an apparent recovery on the mandibular site will be visible. In non-surgical jowl lifting interventions, which generally consist of 4 sessions, the lipolysis procedure is performed primarily on the problematic sites if necessary.
How is jowl aesthetics performed with the laser lipolysis method?
Jowl aesthetic procedures performed by the laser lipolysis application with the Smart-Lipo device allow getting rid of fats that cannot be eliminated despite regular diet and exercise. In laser lipolysis application, the fat tissue is reduced by lipolysis with laser rays. With this application, while the fats in the jowl site are crumbled, at the same time, it is also possible to make the region tighter by stimulating the skin on the jowl site.
How is the fat removal process performed with the liposuction method?
Diet, a regular lifestyle and exercising are essential to get rid of excess weight, and especially not to gain weight. However, these cannot eliminate excess fats that occur in specific sites of the human body. Discover the liposuction method preferred by plastic surgeons to eliminate such fats in certain parts of the body.
Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon Professor Yazar is available in his private practice based in Nisantasi, Istanbul for appointments to provide detailed and tailored information on the procedure.