Double chin is a fold of fat which develops between the chin and neck. It gives an appearance of a second chin on a person's face. It is covered by sagging or stretched skin and creates a wrinkle. It is a hereditary problem and people who are obese, usually develop a double chin. However, there is no condition that you if you gain weight, you'll develop a double chin or if you lose weight, you'll lose the double chin.
HOW IS DOUBLE CHIN REDUCTION DIAGNOSED?
The diagnosis of the condition is usually done by the general physician or even a cosmetic surgeon. The doctor will conduct a physical examination of the condition so as to find out the underlying cause that will also help in determining the kind of treatment that can be carried out.
HOW IS DOUBLE CHIN REDUCTION TREATED?
Along with cosmetic surgery, one can exercise and do yoga for weight loss and manage this problem.And with diet control, it definitely seems to work.
DID YOU KNOW?
Other ailments like thyroid can also cause a double chin.
Double Chin Reduction involves a series of exercises to get rid of the extra chin that can develop over the years due to certain lifestyle issues. You can study the different options being recommended and consult with a cosmetologist also to know which ones work the best. Some of the commonly used methods include exercises for the head and the neck. One has to stand straight and lift the face up and look at the ceiling. After keeping it like that for a few moments, come back to the normal position and repeat all over again. Another way to reduce double chin is to opt for cosmetic surgery. A cosmetologist would be able to examine the chin area and suggest treatments like Botox, neck lift or a non-surgical treatment option. Duration for these treatments will depend upon the treatment chosen or suggested by the doctor. Botox is a most common treatment suggested by cosmetologists. The double chin reduction treatment requires mild anesthesia and then the injections are given using fine needles. It takes less than an hour for the whole process to complete. There are also exercises that can be tried to reduced double chin. Each of these exercise routines last a few seconds and it is repeated all over again. You can lose double chin over a period of time if the exercises are done properly. If the problem persists, only a cosmetologist can suggest a better treatment option like Botox or surgery to get rid of double chin permanently.