Jaw surgery or mentoplasty is a surgical procedure performed to shape the chin by strengthening it with an implant placed on the jawbone or by reduction surgery on the jawbone. Plastic surgery and other non-surgical procedures can often be performed on the lower jawline and chin area to improve the proportions of the face and help increase self-confidence.
Such interventions are used to improve the harmony of facial features and chin & cheek & It can often be recommended by competent surgeons to improve forehead balance. Sometimes the jawbone itself can be moved forward in an operation called a mentoplasty or genioplasty. Alternatively, shaped silicone implants can be used to provide greater reflectivity for the chin. Conversely, an overly protruding chin can be reduced on the jawbone.
In addition to the aim of improving the aesthetic appearance, an operation to be performed on the upper and lower jaws may be recommended in order to correct the chewing dynamics or to eliminate the problems in the seating of the lower and upper teeth. Beyond biting and chewing problems, he may now recommend chin surgery or procedures to a patient with rhinoplasty to achieve a better face ratio. The size and appearance of the chin can have an impact on the perceived size of the nose.
In addition, in line with the latest developments in technology and all options, it may recommend the use of gel filling material for short-term solutions as an alternative to strengthen the chin area or change its appearance.