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Why consider chin augmentation?

The chin is instrumental is creating a balanced profile and facial harmony. It acts as an important counter balance to the nose.


What is the difference between surgical and non-surgical chin augmentation?

Chin augmentation can be performed either surgically or non-surgically.

Surgically, the chin is modified with either an implant or using your own bone. Both options provide you with much longer-lasting results compared to dermal fillers. Both the bone and the chin implant can be contoured to achieve your aesthetic goals.


Non-surgically, the chin shape and contour can be altered using dermal fillers as volume, or even your own fat can be used. Chin augmentation with fillers is minimally invasive, and the results last for about a year.

“Dr. Lee is a perfectionist and it really shows in her results. Dr. Lee is very thorough, extremely knowledgeable and always presents you with options.”

Cindy


Who is an ideal candidate for chin augmentation?

The best candidates for chin augmentation are clients:

  • With a recessed chin (usually referred to as a “weak” chin)
  • With poor definition in the neck
  • Unhappy with their profile
  • With a nose that appears too prominent
  • In good emotional and physical health
  • Free from any major medical issues
  • Non-smokers
  • Realistic in their expectations

What will my recovery be like?

If you have undergone chin augmentation with an implant or your own bone, there will be some swelling and bruising for about one week. A dressing will be applied directly after surgery to keep the chin’s new shape intact and these will be removed after a few days.

If you have undergone chin enhancement with injectables, then your recovery will be much shorter, and you will be back in action the same day as your treatment. In either case, Dr. Lee will provide a customized set of aftercare instructions for you, and will see you for follow up visits to ensure your healing is on track.

Before & After

Browse Dr. Lee’s before and after gallery, as a glimpse of what’s in store for you.

Why choose PERK Plastic Surgery in Beverly Hills?

  • Award-winning, Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
  • Unfaltering commitment to artistry, innovation and safety
  • Compassionate, inclusive practice environment
  • Modern understanding of what it means to be an original beauty
  • Friendly, knowledgeable support staff
  • Nuanced, natural-looking results
  • Customized approach
  • State-of-the-art technology and world-class equipment
  • Convenient Los Angeles location and concierge amenities

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