San Diego men and women experiencing sagging skin under their chins have a way to experience positive, subtle change with very little downtime. It's called a neck lift, and the really great thing about it and all plastic surgery in San Diego is you get to ask and answer the question: "might it help?"Request Your Complimentary Consultation
You'll maybe miss a bit of work. You certainly won't miss the loose skin. And, no one has to know. Consider San Diego plastic surgeon Richard Chaffoo, MD, FACS, FICS — you can meet with him when you request your complimentary cosmetic consultation online.
This 63-year-old woman wanted to rejuvenate the look of her face, jaw line, and neck. Dissatisfied with the sagging skin on her jaw and under her chin as well as with the wrinkles on her cheeks, she decided to explore her options for facial plastic surgery in San Diego. She chose to meet with Dr....
This 61-year-old patient was unhappy with the appearance of the skin on her face and neck. Gravity, aging and sun damage can take a toll on a person's face, leading to a "tired" look. She scheduled a consultation with Dr. Richard Chaffoo, to discuss face lift in San Diego, and to le...
This patient underwent a face and neck lift, laser to lower lids, and peri-oral (around mouth).
This middle-aged woman disliked the look of the excess fat that sagged visibly along her chin and jaw line. Because this type of fat typically will not disappear with exercise, she met with Dr. Chaffoo to see if a neck liposuction procedure could remove the undesired fat and restore youthful cont...
This 32-year-old woman was very unhappy with the appearance of her eyelids, lower eyes and the area around her chin. At 32, she felt that the bags beneath her eyes and her heavy upper lids made her look prematurely older. She was also concerned about the skin below her chin, which made her chin l...
Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.View All Before & After Photos
That sagging skin under the chin — sometimes referred to as a "wattle" — can be the result of problem fat, weakened muscle, loose skin or a combination of all three conditions. It can also be a real pain in the neck, making it uncomfortable to wear the types of clothes and jewelry that you like. Thankfully, with a neck lift, this sagging skin can also be easily tightened in the process, providing a more defined jaw line. Many women and men having a neck lift combine this procedure with a face lift in order to full rejuvenate the appearance of their lower face.
Triple board certified La Jolla plastic surgeon Dr. Chaffoo has the experience and the expertise to help you achieve neck rejuvenation that's as natural looking as it is more youthful in appearance. At your complimentary consultation, he will share with you the options for producing a more aesthetically pleasing profile. He will also discuss in detail what to expect with a neck lift including:
Here in San Diego, a neck lift is safe and effective at correcting a neck "wattle." The procedure takes just 2 to 3 hours, during which Dr. Chaffoo tightens the loose, sagging skin and muscles of the neck. Liposuction can take care of any problem fat, as well. Most patients are free to return to their normal activities within 1 to 2 weeks, although individual experiences vary.
Triple board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo provides exceptional results and patient care.
If you're considering a facial sculpting plastic surgery procedure such as a neck lift, San Diego plastic surgeon Richard Chaffoo, MD, FACS, FICS can help. Dr. Chaffoo is among a rare group of plastic surgeons certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American Board of Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery) and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
You demand the best from yourself. Dr. Chaffoo demands the best as well — from himself, from his staff and always for you.