Dimple is caused by a small depression in the flesh in the dermis layer of the skin. In some cultures, dimple is a sign of beauty, luck, and even prosperity. This outpatient and limited surgery bring you a youthful and attractive appearance.
Preparing for Dimpleplasty
In the consultation session with the doctor, you will learn more about the procedure, benefits, possible risks, and before-after care points. The doctor decides if you are a good candidate for this operation and that how many dimples and where they are implanted.
This is an outpatient surgery done under local anesthesia. Therefore, there is no need for hospitalization or using a general anesthesia. The doctor makes a minor incision inside the cheeks removing a bit of muscle and fat if needed. Then, the suture will fix the dimple y means of a knot.
If needed, you will be observed to make sure of your stability and then dismissed. It is normal to have some swelling. If prescribed by doctor, you can use cold pack to reduce the swell. Visit your doctor in a few weeks.
Possible Risks of Dimpleplasty
The possible risks of Dimpleplasty are very rare such as:
- Bleeding in the surgery area
- Damage to facial nerves
- Redness and swell
Your doctor’s experience and skills plus the clinic’s facilities reduce the possibility of the risks effectively.