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Excess fatty deposits around the chin and neck can give the appearance of being overweight. Through very small incisions placed in hidden locations (vacuum suction), this unwanted fat can be gently removed. The individuals that have a good neck skin tone, maintain a healthy and somewhat active lifestyle benefit from the neck liposuction procedure the most.

What is a Neck Liposuction

Neck liposuction is a minimally invasive procedure used to remove excess fat from the neck area. Reduction of fat in the area reveals a defined, sculpted jawline. The procedure contours the neck by removing fatty tissue. This treatment is an excellent way resolve fatty deposits on the neck for those who are a normal weight but genetically programmed to develop fat deposits on the neck and beneath the chin. A neck liposuction procedure can be combined with other skin treatments or cosmetic procedures for full facial rejuvenation. Laser skin resurfacing or a custom medical grade chemical peel may be advised to fully rejuvenate face, neck, and jaw, and give you a fresh, youthful glow.


Is neck liposuction effective?

Absolutely! Neck Liposuction uses a special wand to suction out unwanted fat, ensuring patients enjoy permanent results. Fat cells do not regenerate, though the remaining fat cells can enlarge with time. The best candidates are those that maintain a healthy and active lifestyle, as additional weight gain can cause unwanted changes in the neck area.

Is neck liposuction safe?

Liposuction has been performed by plastic surgeons for decades to provide permanent removal of unwanted fat cells. When completed by an experienced professional, patients will have a significantly reduced chance of any complications such as infection or noticeable scarring. Dr. Kennedy is proud to offer neck liposuction with minimal side effects and a manageable healing process.

What is the recovery time of Neck Liposuction?

It is normal to experience minor bleeding and swelling after the procedure. The swelling will start to resolve within 2 weeks but the process takes up to 3 months to reach your final result. Compression garments are very important during the recovery period, and most patients are back to work approximately two weeks after the procedure. You should walk around the house to help with your circulation and encourage neck liposuction recovery. You should wait about 3 to 4 weeks before doing any intense physical exercise.

Should I get a neck lift or neck liposuction?

Neck liposuction is for people with stubborn neck fat and that have skin elasticity. If your issues are wrinkles or extreme sagging, then neck life is the best option for you. Discuss your options with Dr. Kennedy.