What Causes a Double Chin?
Submental fat, often referred to as a “double chin,” is the excess fat that collects under the chin and along the neck. A double chin can be caused by a variety of factors, such as a person’s genetics, age, diet, and weight. Additionally, the skin in this area can lose elasticity as we age, which sometimes contributes to the appearance of a double chin. Although a person’s weight may affect how much stubborn fat accumulates in this area, it can […]
How Can I Get Rid of a Double Chin?
Excess fat below the chin, known as submental fullness, can cause the jawline to lose definition and a “double chin” to develop. This is a common cosmetic concern that affects many people, even those living a healthy lifestyle. Since this fatty tissue tends to resist diet and exercise efforts, men and women often turn to cosmetic treatments to help resolve their double chin appearance. Traditionally, liposuction has been the most effective solution for removing excess fat cells around the chin […]
Parva Plastic Surgery Now Offers KYBELLA®
Parva Plastic Surgery is pleased to announce that we now offer KYBELLA® for women and men interested in nonsurgically eliminating stubborn fat underneath the chin – a concern commonly known as a “double chin.” Composed of deoxycholic acid (a naturally occurring substance found in the body), this injectable alternative to surgical liposuction works to break apart and destroy submental fat cells below the chin and/or along the underside of the jawline for a slimmer, rejuvenated contour. Chief benefits of KYBELLA® […]