Category Archives: Chin Augmentation

Up-and-Coming Procedure: Chin Augmentation

Chin augmentation on the rise in San Francisco.

I recently read an article written for Forbes that discussed the rise in popularity of chin augmentation procedures. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the number of chin enhancement surgeries increased 71% from 2010 to 2011. Does this surprise you? Although it is a lesser-known procedure, chin augmentation is a great way to enhance a weak chin and…

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Chin Up: Facial Contouring with Liposuction

I hear it all the time from my patients: they want to get rid of their “double chin.” So, it didn’t surprise me to see a poll on that ranked chin liposuction as the 7th most “worth it” plastic surgery procedure. Chin liposuction isn’t a commonly talked about surgery, and it’s often misunderstood. So, I’m going to clear up…

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Combining Rhinoplasty and Chin Augmentation

Many Seattle area plastic surgery patients come to me for rhinoplasty feeling that their nose is disproportionate with the rest of their face. But, while reshaping the nose can create better proportion in a patient’s face, it may not result in optimal balance, or it can even create imbalance a patient’s profile. Therefore, I sometimes recommend chin augmentation, or occasionally…

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