What Is Jaw Enhancement ?

2.jpgJaw enhancement injections are a fast, non-surgical way to enhance the look of your jawline and jowls. If you feel that your jawline is asymmetrical, lacks definition, or has begun to sag due to aging or weight loss, you may want to consider this treatment.

There are many reasons to undergo jaw enhancement. Enhancing the jawline with dermal filler injections can give you a more youthful appearance by filling in loose skin. By smoothing the contours of the jaw, it increases the definition of this area. Jaw enhancement can also decrease the appearance of jowls, or hanging folds of fat and skin drooping beneath the jawline.

, Jaw Contouring and EnhancementWhat to Expect

A jaw enhancement treatment uses injections of dermal fillers. During the treatment small volumes of dermal filler gel are injected at several places along the jawline. This process changes the contours of the area by filling in the skin from the inside out. The result is a jawline that looks more prominent and well defined. Injections of dermal filler can help to plump loose skin hanging from the jaw line, making the area look younger and rejuvenated.

The entire jaw enhancement takes about 45 minutes. Afterwards, patients are free to leave our office immediately and return to their normal daily activities. There are no bandages required, and no downtime is needed. Patients should avoid rubbing or touching their jaw for several days, and sleep with their head and neck elevated.

The results of jaw enhancement treatments are FDA indicated to last up to 2 years.