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They are those patients who have a flaccid neck, with abundant fat, with double chins and wrinkles in the neck. These symptoms can range from very mild to very severe cases.
The most frequent problems affecting the neck are excess fat at the level of the jowl, flaccidity and excess skin. In addition, the presence of marked longitudinal bands on the neck or a combination thereof is notable.
The lifting of the neck is done by means of an incision behind the ear to the hairline in the neck.The entire skin is dissected and the platysma muscle stretched laterally.
Additionally, an incision can be made under the chin to extract fat from the jowls.
There are 2 techniques which are.
Liposuction: It is done when there are abundant deposits of fat under the skin of the neck. It is done in simultaneous with another face surgery or body surgery.
It is done by means of small incisions of 4 mm behind the ears and under the chin.
You must wear a bandage for four days.
Cervical corset: If the skin is very loose and excess. An incision of 3 to 3 cm should be made in the neck, where fat is removed from the neck, adhesions are released from the wrinkles of the neck. In addition, the muscle is tensed at the level of the middle of the neck. With our technique it is possible to improve the angle of the neck, disappearing that chin.
This surgery we prefer to perform under general anesthesia.
You must be at rest for 8 hours. Then you can go to your house.
Use a bandage for the neck or bandage for 1 week.
Control appointment will be made after 5 days.
The points will be removed after 7 days.
Requires disability for 14 days.
Bleeding, infection, hematoma, vascular injury, nerve injury, skin necrosis, risk of anesthesia, death.