A dermal filler is a substance that mimics the body’s own Hyaluronic Acid (HA). They are manmade and non-animal. Lip augmentation adds shape and volume to the lip. Injecting dermal filler along the lip border and into the body of the lip can achieve this.
Every effort is made to reduce any discomfort so a local topical anesthetic can be applied prior to treatment as well as using products with local anesthetic mixed The dermal filler is then carefully injected to address your concerns
Patients are able to perform normal activities within minutes of the treatment. Recommended aftercare advice: Avoid hot drinks for 2 hours Avoid touching the lips for 2-4 hours depending on initial swelling Further swelling may develop 24 hours after treatment – apply cool pack to reduce Bruising and unevenness are common reactions to lip filler
Results are immediate Results can last between 6-12 months dependant on the product used and individual
Brands used: Juvederm, Boletero, Teosyal, Revolax.