What is mentoplasty (chin reshaping)? When is it performed?
It is a cosmetic procedure for when the chin is too small or too far back.
What type of materials are preferred for mentoplasty?
Synthetic injectable fillers, synthetic implants (silicon etc.) as well as the patient’s own fat tissue can be used.
What kind of anesthesia is preferred for mentoplasty?
Usually mentoplasty is performed complementarily with rhinoplasty, therefore general anesthesia is used. If only chin surgery is performed, local anesthesia can also be used.
How long does mentoplasty take ?
Depending on the material used, it takes between 15 – 30 minutes.