Soften angular jaws. Achieve slimmer v-line.
2 – 3 Hours
14 – 18 Days
7 Days Post-op
Jaw reduction surgery is recommended for people with the following concerns:
The part of the lower jaw under the ear is called an angle. The extra bone at the angle area gives a square shape to face. In this surgery, the angle is removed and a smooth V- line is achieved.
Again, the area for removal of bone is still the angle of the jaw. The difference with the previous procedure is that in cortical resection, only the outer layer of bone is removed. This reduces the width of the jawbone to create a slimming effect on the v-line.
In cases where the chin is broad, sections of the jaw bone will be reduced and reshaped to achieve the desired V-line.
The two vertical parallel cuts are made in the midline and a little distance apart on the chin with one horizontal cut above them.
The middle bone portion between two parallel vertical bone is removed and two side segments are joined. The rest of the mandible from sides is reshaped to achieve the desired V-line feminine shape.
In the case of a very broad jaw, this technique will be recommended. Two inverted V cuts are made in the midline of the chin. The middle portion of the bone between the two “Vs” is removed and sides of the jaws are reshaped.
This is performed for elongated chin and wider jaw.
Two horizontal parallel cuts are made on the chin. The distance between cuts decides how much bone will be removed. The segment between upper and lower chin is removed and the lower segment is attached to the chin. The excess bones are removed to create a smooth jawline.
Our beauty mavens are here to share our knowledge on how you can look better.
You ask and we will share!