A double chin can occur at any age, and it’s not exclusive to people who are overweight. The reason people end up with this hanging cheek of sub-mental fat is often due to genetics or excess skin laxity which can come with age.
The Aqualyx is injected into the fatty tissue, it surrounds the fat cells and destroys them with its affect of inflammation, created by the body safely as waste. This can be used to reduce fat cells in multiple areas of the face such as double chin and fat around the jaw.
During each session, the topical numbing cream is applied on the targeted area and patients receive multiple fat dissolving injections (Aqualyx) in problematic areas around the chin and neck. In this procedure maximum dose is used. This takes 15 minutes. The number of injections and sessions depend on the severity of the problem.
It usually requires at least two or three sessions 6-8 week apart. Swelling can be occur for 2-6 weeks.
The result can be seen in 6-8 weeks and it is permanent.
Dr Elif Benar is a medical doctor and dermatologist with over ten years of experience in medical aesthetics. She believes not in finding the perfect fit when it comes to beauty - but also in the most natural. Her goal is to give all of her clients the most honest and natural outcome. The kind of honest results that bring out the best in your beauty and allow your genuine gorgeousness to shine for all the world to see.
The skilled doctor is the founder of the 2 point jawline technique ™. A method used by celebrities alike to create a more youthful facial structure. After graduating from one of the top universities in Turkey, she soon became a member of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, American Academy of Dermatology, Turkish Dermatology Association and Turkish Medical Association.
Dr Elif believes aesthetic treatments are not just about quick fixes. She describes it as a “journey” and it takes time to get there. With this in mind, she strives to create a highly-tailored, personal and unforgettable experience from start to finish where she guides you right to your desired destination. With your help, she assists her clients in crafting the perfect look they have always envisioned with seamless service.