FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
IS A JAWLINE ENHANCEMENT GOING TO MAKE ME LOOK YOUNGER?
Age-related changes to our midface and jaw bones result in less "scaffolding" to support the soft tissues of fat and skin on our faces. This lack of structure causes jowls to form or the soft tissues of the face to shift. Additionally, the shape of our mandible recedes, altering the sharpness of our jawline. These elements, along with gravity and a decrease in tissue flexibility, contribute to the appearance of jawline aging. Although facial bone structure cannot yet be grown back, dermal filler injections used in a jawline enhancement can assist address volume loss in the face by contouring, moving, and renewing your features for a more youthful appearance.
DOES JAWLINE ENHANCEMENT WORK FOR MEN?
Although the aspirations of men and women differ, dermal filler injections can be used by any patient who wants to acquire the form and structure that will best suit their face. Men's chin width should be the same as their mouth width, and their chin shape needs to be more square. Women should have chins that are wider than their noses, and their chin shapes are often rounder. Our skilled team of injectors is experienced in delivering gender sensitive treatments and understands the nuances involved in treatment delivery.
WHO IS NOT SUITABLE FOR THIS PROCEDURE?
Overall, patients with unrealistic expectations or those experiencing mental or physical stress are not suited for cosmetic procedures. The ideal candidate for a Jawline Enhancement, in particular, is non-smoker, in good general health, and only requires minor interventions. You can find out if you're a good candidate for non-surgical jawline contouring by scheduling an initial complimentary assessment with one of our dermal filler experts.
HOW LONG WILL THE RECOVERY TAKE?
Even though the results of a Jawline Enhancement are immediately noticeable, there could be some little bruising and swelling at the injection sites. The majority of the swelling from the dermal filler is expected to diminish 2-3 days after the procedure, although there may be some edema for up to 2-4 weeks. Despite all of that, once the swelling goes down, your outcomes will improve even more.
IS JAWLINE ENHANCEMENT A PAINFUL PROCESS?
Dermal fillers are injected throughout the procedure via a series of tiny injections along the jawline and lower face. Although the process is largely painless, you might feel some pressure where the injections were made. A topical numbing lotion may be used to assist lessen the discomfort in the chin and jaw area prior to your Jawline Enhancement procedure. Keep in mind that minor swelling and discomfort may occur for up to 48 hours following treatment.
WHY CHOOSE STUDIOMD?
At StudioMD Medical Aesthetics & Wellness Centers we are extremely passionate about making our patients look and feel incredible! We provide a wide range of medical cosmetic procedures to address any aesthetic concerns you might have, including the Jawline Enhancement Treatment with Dermal Fillers. Rest assured knowing that you will be treated by a team of experienced, highly regarded doctors and nurses, who will lead you on your self-improvement journey. So book an appointment today at our newest Queens location and let us help you look and feel your best.