Chin augmentation, also know as genioplasty, is a common procedure for both men and women that can help give your face a more harmonious appearance. The surgical procedure can be performed under local or general anesthesia. Chin augmentation can help with the following:
- Improve facial profile
- Double chin appearance
- Facial balance
Dr. Macias is internationally known for his natural results and often performs a nose surgery (rhinoplasty) in conjunction to a chin augmentation in order to achieve a natural harmonious appearance. Each surgery is tailored to the patients specific needs.
Utilizing the Vectra 3D imaging system, Dr. Macias can help you envision your results. Using a virtual image of your face allows both you and Dr. Macias to discuss and create the best and most natural results for you!
The recovery period for a chin augmentation is a week with very minimal pain, swelling and there is usually no bruising.