The formation of jowls is a common complaint of ageing seen in both men and women. Jowls are caused by excess skin in the lower face usually attributed to loss of volume in the upper and middle part of the face. It can also be noticeable in larger faces where the fat pad from the mid faces slips down.
In the early stages jowls can be corrected using several surgical techniques including facial re contouring and a minimally invasive surgical technique know as the Thread Lift.
In the latter stages, jowls are more successfully addressed a surgical lift which is often combined with a neck lift for the best results. Click here to read more about our surgeons.