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A Better Profile Without Surgery

A strong chin is an important element of an attractive face. An ample chin can add definition, help create symmetry and bring balance to facial features.

For individuals with average to moderate chins, Dr. Mabrie performs non-surgical chin augmentation in San Francisco using injectable dermal fillers. This technique is a quick and excellent alternative to surgery.

For surgical candidates who are interested in viewing their potential results before undergoing surgery, this non-surgical method is a great first step.

If you’d like to find out how Dr. Mabrie can use dermal fillers to enhance your chin, request a consultation online, or call our office at (415) 445-9513 to schedule your appointment.

Featured Cases

Case 367

ABOUT OUR PATIENT "Practice what you preach." Now that's a piece of wisdom I think everyone should follow, especially if you happen to be in the cosmetic surgery biz. You always hear me telling you to stay beautiful by committing to the transformative process of using non-surgical dermal fillers. Well, guess what? I do the same thing myself. You could say the patient for this case, which happens...

Case 366

ABOUT OUR PATIENT Does this patient look familiar to some of you? Well, She ought to. She's my medical assistant, Nicole! You'll see helping me out around the office with surgeries and filler injections. (She's almost like magicians apprentice.) Since she's a big part of the Mabrie family, I wanted to show off the results of some of the wonderful rejuvenative filler work we've done for her. Why? ...

Case 345

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This young woman felt like her chin was missing something. Even if she wasn't sure what is was, she knew she'd feel a lot more comfortable with a little extra emphasis. Her first idea was to get a chin implant. Then she read about the results we're getting with Non-Surgical Chin Augmentation in San Francisco. She decided to take the first step to perfecting her "selfie look". ...

Case 344

ABOUT OUR PATIENT Even though this patient was content with pictures taken from the front, he wasn't satisfied with his profile view. He felt that he needed more chin projection so his features would match the strength of his character. After researching non-surgical chin augmentation in San Francisco, he was referred to my practice. We set up a consultation to find the right solution that would ...

Case 339

ABOUT OUR PATIENT Chins say a lot about your face. They can make or break a person's character. This thirty something San Francisco resident knows all about the importance of mandibles from person experience. Like most people, he was subconsciously aware that an understated chin is synonymous with having a "weak" personality. Unfortunately, that's how he felt about his own jawline for the longes...

Case 336

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This patient was already very content with the way his face appears, but has some issues with his jawline. Since most of his other family members displayed a more prominent chin, he wanted in on that legacy. He shopped around his area and consulted with a few different doctors, but wasn't feeling comfortable enough to move forward with any of them. Regular plastic surgery method...

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Chin Augmentation and the Aging Face

As we age, the mandible (jawbone) gets smaller, and we begin to lose fat around the mouth and chin. These gradual changes can cause marionette lines, thinning and wrinkling around the lips, as well as contribute to jowling. Injectable fillers can be placed both around the mouth and along the chin to add volume to the face and create a more youthful appearance.

No matter your age, if your main concern is excess fat on the neck that causes a double chin, you may be a better candidate for KYBELLA™. This injectable treatment eliminates fat from this area without surgery. Dr. Mabrie can recommend whether it's right for you.

How Is Chin Augmentation Performed?

The non-surgical chin augmentation technique places a dermal filler such as RADIESSE®, JUVÉDERM®, JUVÉDERM VOLUMA™ XC under the skin using a needle or microcannula to add volume and projection to the chin.

What Can Dermal Fillers Do For My Chin?

July 2015

How Long Will The Results Last?

Dr. Mabrie’s preferred filler is RADIESSE, which lasts up to 1 year with touch-ups at 6-month intervals. JUVÉDERM VOLUMA XC results can last up to 2 years. For patients who desire short-term results, Dr. Mabrie offers fillers such as Perlane®, which last up to 6 months with touch-ups at 3-month intervals.

Individuals with severely weak chins are usually better candidates for surgical chin augmentation.

Test Run

For patients who are not 100% sure about receiving fillers, Dr. Mabrie can inject saline into the chin to provide a 10-minute illustration of the potential filler results.

San Francisco Facial Plastic Surgeon David C. Mabrie M.D., F.A.C.S.

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The Surgeon

Dr. David Mabrie offers:

  • Double board certification
  • Excellent training & experience
  • Specialization in the face and neck
  • A trainer's skill in injectable filler techniques
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Mabrie Facial Cosmetic: David C. Mabrie, MD
166 Geary Street #1502
San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: (415) 445-9513
Mabrie Facial Cosmetic: David C. Mabrie, MD
1700 San Pablo Avenue Suite F
Pinole, CA 94564
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