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aToday, patients opt for various types of cosmetic enhancements to improve their looks. Chin and jawline enhancements have become a widespread practice in cosmetic procedures, with dermal fillers being one of the most common methods for this type of enhancement. This article provides essential information about dermal fillers for the chin and jawline area.

Enhancing Your Chin and Jawline Area With Dermal Fillers

When injectables were first introduced 15 years ago, there was a primary focus on the nasolabial folds around the nose and mouth. Recently, a new focus has been on the lower-third part of the face, including the chin and jawline, to help balance out a person’s overall facial structure by reducing the appearance of unwanted jowls and shadowing.

The chin is made up of mostly bone structure underneath the skin but can be enhanced through dermal filler injections to add volume or contour its appearance, helping to disguise what is commonly known as “turkey neck.” Similarly, the jawline is also defined by bony features below the skin that can be altered or modified using hyaluronic acid-based products like Juvederm Volux, which was recently released by Allergan as the only filler specifically formulated for the jawline. These fillers will smooth out any irregularities and increase definition, giving you an even more refined facial sculpting result.

Juvederm Voluma: One of the Best Chin and Cheek Fillers

Juvederm Voluma by Allergan has been tested extensively worldwide for its safety, effectiveness, and versatility when it comes to treating people of all ages and skin types for a wide range of conditions. The FDA has approved Juvederm Voluma for treating facial volume loss, which occurs due to aging.

This high-volume dermal filler is composed of hyaluronic acid (HA), which restores lost volume in your cheeks or other areas on your face where you want greater definition. The results are natural-looking and long-lasting because this filler explicitly targets areas that need volume restoration without being absorbed by the body too quickly.

Why Dermal Filler Treatments are a Great Option to Enhance Your Aesthetic  

Dermal fillers such as Juvederm Voluma can give you natural-looking results without too much pain, downtime, or invasiveness. Here are five reasons why dermal filler treatments for a chin or jawline enhancement an excellent option:

  1. Immediate Results: Dermal fillers provide immediate results, meaning you don’t have to wait weeks or months before seeing improvements in your look.
  2. No Scarring: There are no incisions made during dermal filler procedures, so no scarring is involved.
  3. Minimal Side Effects: Dermal fillers cause fewer side effects than cosmetic surgery. Common short-term side effects include swelling, bruising, tenderness, redness, burning sensation, or pain at the injection site.
  4. Less Painful: It’s less painful than other more invasive procedures since dermal fillers are injected into the skin using a fine needle instead of the general anesthesia required for surgical procedures. 
  5. No Stiffness: You don’t have to deal with any post-procedure stiffness that usually follows surgeries because dermal fillers are not as invasive as other methods.

Can Men Have Chin and Jaw Fillers?

Yes! Chin and jaw fillers are a very popular treatment for men to produce more prominent, chiseled features. In addition, men who wish to remove or minimize their double chin and improve jawline definition can benefit from dermal fillers. Dermal fillers are also versatile since they come in various forms, allowing you to choose between temporary and long-term options depending on your needs.

How Long Does a Dermal Filler Last?

The effects of the filler can last up to two years, depending on filler selection and application. For example, a filler on the top of the bone lasts up to two years, but a filler on the lips or other places not supported by bone generally lasts about a year.

What Techniques are Used in the Application of Chin and Jaw Fillers?

Most of the techniques used for cheek filler are the same as those used for chin and jaw filler, except that a tool known as a cannula is frequently used for the application of jaw filler to more accurately place the filler on the bone.

Where Can I Get a Dermal Filler for My Chin and Jawline?

When it comes to dermal fillers, you should look for an aesthetic practice with extensive knowledge and experience in performing these procedures. To ensure safety and quality results, ask about your provider’s qualifications before deciding if they are the right choice. There are still cases when adverse reactions can occur. Your medical professional should explain the potential risks involved before giving you any treatment so you’ll be aware of what to expect before getting treated.

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Enhance Your Chin and Jawline at VIPS!

As you consider your facial rejuvenation goals, Dr. Vinyard and his team of experts wield many anti-aging options. A dermal filler treatment plan can be an easy and incredible addition to your treatment plan, and Dr. Vinyard and his team of experts are ready to support you in achieving your aesthetic goals. Contact us to schedule a personal consultation, or call (772) 362-3357 to find out the next steps in your facial rejuvenation journey! Our office at 291 NW Peacock Blvd, Suite 103, Port St. Lucie, FL 34986, proudly serves the South Florida area! We also invite you to check out our blog page, Facebook, and Instagram to learn more about the treatment options available at our office!

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