Dr. Ankuja Mhaske

Double chin treatment focuses on reducing excess fat and tightening the skin in the submental area (under the chin) to improve jawline contour and reduce the appearance of a double chin. A double chin, also known as submental fullness, can be caused by factors such as genetics, aging, weight gain, and loss of skin elasticity.

Common double chin treatments may include:

  1. Injectable Treatments: Injectable treatments such as Kybella (deoxycholic acid) or fat-dissolving injections may be used to permanently destroy fat cells in the submental area, resulting in a slimmer, more defined jawline over time.

  2. Non-Surgical Procedures: Non-invasive procedures such as CoolSculpting (cryolipolysis) or radiofrequency (RF) energy treatments may be used to reduce localized fat deposits under the chin and tighten loose skin, resulting in a smoother, more contoured appearance.

  3. Ultherapy: Ultherapy is a non-invasive skin tightening treatment that uses focused ultrasound energy to stimulate collagen production and tighten sagging skin in the submental area, resulting in a more lifted and youthful jawline contour.

  4. Liposuction: Surgical liposuction may be recommended for individuals with larger or more stubborn fat deposits under the chin who desire more immediate and dramatic results. Liposuction involves removing excess fat through small incisions using a suction device.

  5. Lifestyle Modifications: Adopting a healthy diet, maintaining a stable weight, exercising regularly, staying hydrated, and avoiding habits such as smoking can help prevent or reduce the accumulation of fat under the chin and improve overall jawline contour.

By consulting with a qualified cosmetic surgeon or dermatologist, individuals can explore their options for double chin treatment and develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses their specific concerns and goals. With the right approach, many individuals can achieve a slimmer, more sculpted jawline and feel more confident in their appearance.

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About Dr. Ankuja Mhaske

Dr. Ankuja Mhaske is graduated from D.Y Patil College, Pimpri and completed her post-graduation (MS) from Sangli. She started programming FUE and Direct FUE (DIRECT HAIR TRANSPLANTATION) after completing her post-graduation diploma in Medical Cosmetology and post-graduation diploma in Clinical Dermatology in 2016.