Facial sculpting is achieved through removal of fat from localized areas of the lower face and neck. One to three incisions, 2-3 millimeters in length are required. A thin tube is placed through the incision and into fat pockets. Suction pulls the fat into the tube. Harvested fat may be used for reinjection to treat other facial structures.
- $1, 500 – $2, 000 per area
Length of Surgery
- 30-45 minutes
- local with intravenous sedation
May work from home immediately.
Supportive elastic &lquo;jaw Bra» required for 4-7 days depending on skin elasticity and amount of fat removed.
Bruising is usually very minor but rarely may take 10-14 days to fully resolve.
- Once, as long as weight is maintained.
Are minimal but may include infection, transient numbness, asymmetry, contour irregularities or dimpling, skin pigmentation changes, sagging skin, irregular scar formation.
Duration of Results
Noticeable improvement in the first few days through four weeks, but continued improvement for six months post-surgery as swelling decreases. Results must be maintained with proper diet and exercise.