facial-minisculpture.jpg Los Angeles based cosmetic surgeon, R. Patrick Abergel, M.D., has developed a revolutionary procedure to chisel jaw lines. Called the Facial Minisculpture, this procedure is ideal for patients who do not require a full facelift.

Procedure Benefits
a. This is a minimally-invasive surgical procedure.
b. It involves the use of local anesthesia.
c. It creates a striking jaw line.
d. It is basically a more refined form of liposuction that uses smaller instruments than those used in traditional liposuction.
e. It is ideal for young patients sagging skin.
f. The blood vessels and nerves are not touched in this procedure.
g. There is no bruising and hardly any swelling.
h. The entire procedure takes about 45 minutes.
i. Recuperation time is minimal.

The procedure
a. The patient gets an ultrasound to soften the fat tissues in the face.
b. After this, the area is numbed with local anesthesia.
c. A small 1mm puncture is made under the jaw line.
d. Then the surgeon uses a specially designed tool to re-sculpt the jaw line.