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]

double chin

See buccula.
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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According to the company, CoolSculpting for the double chin is already clinically proven to reduce fat up to 20% in the treated area after one treatment.
The goal of Ultherapy, aside from jumpstarting collagen production, is to create better symmetry for one's face by improving the appearance of large jowls, a double chin and droopy brows.
Natasha, 45, said: "I first realised I'd developed a double chin after having my eldest son, George.
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.
4 KEEP YOUR HEAD STRAIGHT AVOID 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.
The therapist said the strokes could seem intense but was especially effective for those with a double chin.
It's her right love handle and it's extraordinary, isn't it, to think, looking at my little double chin, that Richard Burton once dug his fingernails into it?
We are pleased with the progress made during the quarter as we advance our lead product candidate, ATX-101, a potential first-in-class, injectable drug in Phase III clinical trials for the reduction of submental fat, which commonly presents as an undesirable double chin.