A pebbled chin (also sometimes known as ‘pebblestone chin’, ‘orange peel chin’, ‘dimpled chin’) is a condition that gives the chin an uneven and bumpy appearance. This condition often affects adult men and women of all ages.
A pebbled chin is commonly known to be caused by the constant flexing of the chin muscles (medically known as the mentalis muscle). Over time, as the skin loses its volume and this can have a permanent effect.
It’s also been said that a pebbly chin can also be caused by rapid weight loss in the face.
If you are concerned about having a ‘pebbled chin and want to rectify it, there is a quick and effective solution. Using our Botox® treatment, we can relax the chin muscles that bring about the uneven and bumpy appearance. This, in turn, smoothens out the chin area giving you a can a softer and more youthful contour.
If you’re feeling self-conscious about how your chin looks, then a Botox treatment is a great way to get your confidence back. This procedure is not only effective but also very safe, which means it won’t damage your chin muscles in any way. There is also no downtime to this procedure. In fact, you can return to your daily activities straight after your visit to our clinic.
Botox® (Botulinum Toxin) is an effective non-surgical intervention for smoothening out wrinkles and fine lines. It works by temporarily reducing the activity of muscles. For a pebbled chin, we will inject Botox in the area around the mentalis muscles (chin muscles) where the dimples sit. This is a very effective treatment that uses fine needles for precise injection, ensuring a smooth and flawless effect. The procedure usually takes about 30 minutes in total.
The Botox treatment for a Pebbled Chin is generally pain-free. That said, it possible to experience some discomfort; that’s why we offer the option of using numbing cream. Side effects include bruising, swelling, and bleeding, but these are very rare.
Optimal results will be seen within 1-2 weeks of treatment and tend to last for 3 to 6 months, but it may last longer depending on your skin’s natural genetic make-up.
Botox® (Botulinum Toxin) is used to relax the muscles in the chin that cause the bumpy, rippled effect associated with this condition.
Chin wrinkles and dimples often bring out a more aged and constantly worried appearance. That's where we come in. Our pebbled chin treatment at Dr. Aesthetica can smooth out the area, soften the dimpling on the chin area and help restore a youthful look.
More importantly, it can give you your confidence back.