Who is an appropriate candidate for chin filler application?
Chin filler is applied to people who have a small chin and inadequate chin position.
How is chin filler applied?
After waiting for about 20 minutes following the application of local anaesthetic cream on the chin area, chin filling is applied with the help of needles or canullas onto the previously designated area.
How long does chin filler application last and when can the patients return to their normal lives?
Just after the application of chin filling which lasts for about 5-10 minutes, the patients can return to their normal lives.
What should the patients be careful about after chin filler application?
After chin filler application, ice is applied to the area on which filling has been applied in order to reduce the risk of bruises. It is advisable to avoid pressure and massage onto the chin.
How long does chin filler endure? Is re-application needed?
If chin filler is applied with hyaluronic acid fillers, it endures for about 12-18 months. The fillings made up of calcium may endure a little longer. Depending on the degree of the chin deformities, or the patient’s expectations, 1-3 cc of filler will be enough.