Double Chin


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buc·cu·la

(bŭk'yū-lă),
A fatty puffing under the chin.
Synonym(s): double chin
[L. dim. of bucca, cheek]
A layer of subcutaneous fat located at the anterior neck which is covered by sagging or stretched skin, creating a redundancy, making the owner appear as if he/she has a second or third chin

buc·cu·la

(bŭkyū-lă)
Excess skin and fat under the chin.
Synonym(s): double chin.
[L. dim. of bucca, cheek]

buc·cu·la

(bŭkyū-lă)
A fatty puffing under the chin.
Synonym(s): double chin.
[L. dim. of bucca, cheek]
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If you have a double chin and want to lose it, there are several diet strategies and treatments that you might want to try out.
Candidates: The neck is one of the first places where signs of age start to show--think double chins, jowls, a turkey neck, and an excess of loose skin Benefits: The procedure restores contours to the lower face and neck providing a more youthful and better-defined appearance Downside: Some people experience permanent numbness, tightness and skin irregularities.
Pharmaceutical company Allergan plc (NYSE:AGN) revealed on Tuesday the receipt of the US FDA's clearance for the first and only non-surgical fat reduction CoolSculpting technology for the improved appearance of lax tissue and submental fat (double chin) treatment.
M2 PHARMA-December 13, 2017-Allergan passes US FDA's clearance for the CoolSculpting treatment for the double chin
Orlando, FL, September 21, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Kybella at Wymore Laser & Anti-Aging Center in Winter Park FL, is a new method for reducing the look of a double chin. It has recently been approved by the FDA for use in treating this problem.
"I wore a denture which nobody knew about but when my face went down I was left with a double chin. I always was conscious about it so when I got better I decided to have my lower face done to remove the double chin.
4KEEP YOUR HEAD STRAIGHT AVO A ID craning your head forward and practise making a double chin to help line up your head, neck, and spine.
Allergan said that the acquisition of Kythera immediately enhances its global facial aesthetics portfolio with the addition of Kythera (deoxycholic acid) injection, the first and only approved non-surgical treatment for contouring moderate to severe submental fullness, commonly referred to as double chin.
To remove any signs of a double chin you should always tilt your phone to a 45-degree angle."
-- Patients who underwent injections of ATX-101 (Kybella) for treatment of an unsightly double chin reported a high degree of satisfaction with the results, according to a pooled analysis of four large, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase III trials.
Everyone has a good side and a better angle, and we've all been subject to the awkward double chin! Play around with head-tilts and arm positions, and take the time to establish what works best for you.