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Everything you need to know about Jaw contouring!

Nowadays, people want everything to look perfect. There are numerous factors associated with looking perfect. Like the perfect nose, eyebrows, Face structure, body etc. But in recent studies, it has been seen that people are looking to have a perfect Jaw Line too. In this blog, we will explain in brief the surgical technique used to shape the Jaw Line.

What is Jaw Surgery or Jaw Contouring?

Jaw surgery is a procedure to narrow the jawline of the face. It helps to give a perfect shape to the Jaw and make it look more chiseled. Jaw surgery can be done both surgically and non-surgically. The best method to treat an enlarged muscle is through the use of Botox injections. Botox is injected into the enlarged muscle, weakening it so it slowly becomes smaller through atrophy over several months. Some people have an enlarged masseter muscle which makes the face look wider and broad. This procedure is ideal for such cases.


What causes a wide or enlarged jaw?

There are numerous factors associated with having an enlarged jaw some of which are incessant chewing, teeth clenching or bruxism, wherein we keep exercising these muscles, the jaw increases in size. In most cases, this is a hereditarily or genetic trait.

Who can get Jaw Contouring done?

People that are suitable for jaw reshaping must have one or more of the following traits:

  • A broadened jaw giving a strong masculine look
  • A jaw which is disproportionately compared to the face
  • An elongated jaw
  • A round and wide jaw
  • A flat jaw

It’s crucial to entrust Jaw Contour surgery or any facial cosmetic surgery with an expert. Dr. Parag is a certified facial surgeon who has performed facial cosmetic surgeries for over a decade. If you are looking out for any services related to cosmetology then get in touch with us today.

This entry was posted by Dr. Parag Telang on March 30, 2018