Are you concerned your facial features are not as balanced as they could be? Do you wish you had more defined features or a stronger profile? Although the nose is often considered the focus of harmonious and balanced facial features, the chin is also critical to facial symmetry. However, not everyone has the defined or strong chin they desire. A chin implant may help! Learn more about the possibilities and benefits of chin augmentation during a consultation with us at Zormeier Cosmetic Surgery & Longevity Center in Noblesville, IN, Shelbyville, IN, Danville, IL, Healsburg, CA, and Ukiah, CA.
What Is a Chin Implant?
A chin implant is a customizable option to redefine and restructure facial contours. Also known as mentoplasty, the process of chin augmentation is a surgical procedure to achieve a better defined profile. An implant may be used to provide better definition and a stronger chin.
What Could I Expect from Chin Augmentation?
Chin augmentation is a surgical procedure performed in the comfort of our facilities. During the procedure, incisions are made to allow for the manipulation of tissues and placement of the implant. The custom chin implant is strategically and carefully placed to provide redefined contours.
Mentoplasty procedures make take some time to perform and the process may require a few hours. The procedure is performed with a form of anesthetic for your optimal comfort. Although the procedure is performed as an outpatient procedure, it is important to give yourself some time to heal and relax following the treatment. Experiencing some pain, discomfort, or swelling may occur.
Our professionals will provide you with all of the information you need to comfortably recover from treatment. Although results will vary for each person and their specific goals, most people enjoy initial results shortly after treatment, and results gradually improve as you heal. Results achieved with a chin implant are intended to be permanent.
Am I a Good Candidate for Mentoplasty?
A chin implant may be a suitable option for most generally healthy adults seeking a way to achieve better definition of the chin. It is important to approach treatment with realistic goals and expectations, particularly for the potential anti-aging benefits of chin augmentation.
A consultation with our professionals can help ensure if this is the best cosmetic procedure to help you achieve your aesthetic goals. They can help you better understand the procedure as well as develop you individualized treatment plan.
Schedule Your Consultation!
Interested in learning more about your options for enhancing your profile? Contact us today at Zormeier Cosmetic Surgery & Longevity Center and schedule your consultation to learn more about the benefits of a chin implant! Dr. Michele Zormeier and her dedicated staff proudly serve you in Noblesville, IN, Shelbyville, IN, Danville, IL, Healsburg, CA, and Ukiah, CA.
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