Is a minor surgery using surgical implants can alter the underlying structure of the face, providing better balance to the facial features. Chin augmentation is still popular because it’s a relatively easy operation for the patient while producing noticeably changes in the silhouette of the face done under local anesthetic.
Preparation before surgery?
Patient will undergo medical history check up. Patient need to tell any allergies, accidents, trauma or any concerns regarding his health before the surgery started.
How long is the procedure?
Considered the surgery is minor, the operation will finish after an hour.
Stitches is removed after the fifth and 7th day and completely healed after 3 weeks to 1 month.
What to expect after the surgery?
Minimal bruising over the chin area, swelling is visible on the day after the surgery until the 3rd day then gradually goes down after 1 week.
Do's and Don’ts after surgery?
Do continue your daily normal routine as it doesn’t affect your daily activities and regarded as very minor operation.
Don’t touch the incision site.
Don’t get it wet for one week.
Don’t eat stinky and fishy food during healing time.