A double chin is caused by a layer of submental fat forming beneath the chin area.
About this condition
Genetics, a weak jawline, poor diet, weight gain or weight loss and poor posture may all be causes or contributing factors to this condition occurring.
The appearance of a double chin can often affect a patient’s confidence and self-esteem and there are several highly effective, non-invasive treatment options to reduce or remove a double chin completely. These include Aqualyx injections to dissolve the submental fat, Venus Versa, Radiofrequency and PDO Threads to tighten sagging or loose skin around the chin area. A combination of treatments is often recommended to deliver optimum results.