CHIN & CHEEK

Chin and cheek reshaping

What is reshaping chin and cheeks?

Reshaping chin and cheeks is a surgical procedure that balances these features of the; face, particularly the nose, Chin and the cheekbones.

What area can it be done on?

Jutting chins andĀ flat cheekbones.

What does reshaping chin and cheek surgery involve?

Removing some of the chin-bone and recessive can reduce a jutting chin can be built out either by sliding the chin forwards or by inserting an implant on the bone. A small cut is made in the groove between the lower lip and the gum though if an implant is used. The surgeon may advise that the cut is made in the natural crease under the chin.

Flat cheekbones can be built out by inserting implants over the cheekbones usually through cuts that are made inside the mouth where the cheeks join the upper gum.

Who does the procedure?

Qualified surgeons from the UK our surgeons have an average of 15 years experience and are the best breed available in the UK.

Is it painful?

The surgery is usually done with general anaesthetic. Therefore while having the procedure you will not feel discomfort. After the procedure for a couple of days you may experience discomfort and soreness inside your mouth. Pain is controlled with medication prescribed by your surgeon.

How long in hospital?

General aesthetic usually requires an overnight stay in hospital.

How soon will I be able to go back to work?

You will need at least a week off work