What are platysmal cords?
With time, cords can appear at the side and in the centre of the neck, known as platysmal cords or boning, thanks to the action of the platysma muscle.
These unattractive bands age the neck, and are the frequent subject of consultations. Moreover, the platysma muscle has traction on the lower face, and is one of the causes of facial sagging.
Different degrees of severity are shown on scales.
Standardised scale of severity for platysmal cords :
The platysma muscle is responsible for the appearance of platysmal cords.
Aesthetic treatment of platysmal cords : before and after photos
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