According to a survey by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, approximately 7 out of 10 consumers are bothered by submental fullness (fat under the chin giving a double chin effect).
5 things you can do about your double chin
- Do nothing
- Laser liposuction – Requires an incision and some downtime. Potential for unevenness and/or scarring. Consider an alternative – Ultrashape Power for no downtime fat removal.
- Kybella injections – a drug injected into the chin area to destroy fat cells. This has excessive swelling and up to 2 weeks downtime.
- CoolMini – an applicator from CoolSculpting to freeze fat cells. Gradual removal happens over several months.
- AgnesRF Microneedling: This tool allows precise delivery of radio frequency energy to destroy fat cells in located in the double chin area. This technique allows a practitioner control to re-shape and contour the area as needed. This is permanent fat cell destruction. As an added benefit, other areas such as jowls and jawline can be treated to re-store definition and tighten skin.
How to deal with a fatty chin?
We can learn to hold our heads up high to give the most flattering profile, but catching a glimpse of our double chins in the mirror can sometimes be less than pleasing.
We’ve had great success with treating double chins as we can contour and re-shape and tighten as needed.