Often square jaw is called ‘dog like Jaw’. ( photo – doggy jaw ). This is very important to make sharp jaw line and acute angle on chin and neck line. Jaw line needs to be 1 to 2 cm down from earlobe then it should go straight to chin line. Mandibular angle resection is going to ruin this shape, and it will be a huge disaster. ( photo - beautiful square jaw ) ( photo – Jaw is lost it definition after mandibular angle resection )
Dog like Jaw
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undefiend jaw line after mandibular angle resection
Beautiful square jaw
With mandibular angle resection, skin lose its elasticity and become saggy. It quickens aging process up to 10 years.
( photo – undefined jaw line ) It is important to identify square jaw is from bone or masseter muscle. Masseter muscle can be reduced with
botox ( photo – botox for square jaw )
Before botox injection on jaw
After botox injection on jaw
If patients experience severe complication after mandibular angle resection, reconstructive operation needs to be followed. Most effective method is fat injection in between subcutaneous fat and muscle. ( photo – reconstructive operation of jar reduction ) Mandibular angle resection can lead very tragic result in middle age. ( photo – Mandibular angle resection with severe complication ). It needs to be corrected with face and neck lift.
Before reconstructive operation
After reconstructive operation
Before face and neck lift
After face and neck lift
Mandibular angle resection with severe complication