Archive for January 3, 2019
Submental fullness is an esthetic condition majorly caused by the depositing of subcutaneous fat under the chin. Also referred to as double chin, this is an undesirable condition that most people in Washington seek plastic surgery treatment. A double chin is genetic and naturally developing condition associated with weight gain or age.
The entry of smartphones with good video and photos capabilities have enabled people to notice their double chin more easily. When the excess subcutaneous fat builds up in the chin, it causes it to tilt downwards creating a second chin layer. Submental fullness can make you look old even when you are not, that’s why people despise them just like under eye wrinkles.
What’s the leading cause of submental fullness?
To get a better understanding of what contributes to a double chin, you need to examine the entire neck anatomy together with the jawline and the chin. While neck fat is perhaps the leading cause, a double chin can a