Lips and mouth comprise a feature that define a person’s face. Effects of facial aging appear on lips as well. As you age not only your face loses volume, but your lips also become thinner. Have you also lost the perfect pout of your 20s and 30s that used to make you envy of all your female friends. Don’t worry, with advancements in technology, and especially in Aesthetic Medicine, restoring the size and shape of youthful lips is no longer a big deal. A great way to improve the appearance of your lips and give them a fuller look is through Lip fillers.
Besides increasing the size of lips, lip fillers can also be used to smooth and even out your lip shape. They are also FDA approved to treat the wrinkles that appear on your lips due to dryness, excessive sun exposure or dehydration.
What are lip fillers?
Injectable lip filler is the most common method being used these days to give a redefine the size and shape of lips. It is a non-invasive lip augmentation procedure that can be performed quickly and easily. There are a number of lip fillers that can be injected into your lips to increase the volume of your lips or to reshape them. The most common lip fillers used by the cosmetic plastic surgeons these days are the products containing hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance present in your body that helps increase the size and volume of your lips. As you age your body stops making enough hyaluronic acid and as a result your lips start losing volume.
How do lip fillers work?
Hyaluronic acid or any other lip filler is injected into your lips using a fine needle. The filler improves the appearance of lips by:
- Providing them a youthful shape
- Increasing their volume, and
- Improving their structure
These fillers discretely redefine the natural border of your lips giving them your desired shape and fullness without giving your lips a fake appearance. Effects of lip fillers are not permanent. They last for 5 to six months and after that you will need more injections to keep the shape and volume of your lips.
Benefits of lip fillers:
The benefits of using lip fillers include:
- Control over lip volume: Since the amount of filler being injected into the lip can be controlled, your doctor will have a better control over the new volume of your lip.
- Procedure can be completed in multiple appointments: Lip fillers can be injected gradually in multiple sittings until the desired results are achieved.
- Lumps and Bumps dissolve easily: Any lumps and bumps formed by the movement of lips after getting the injection get dissolved easily.
Side effects of dermal fillers:
Lip fillers are usually safe and rarely cause any side effects, but like any other injection, they may also cause slight swelling and bruising at the injection site. Allergy symptoms like itching, rash, and wheezing have also been reported by the patients. Call your doctor if you notice any of these symptoms any time after getting the filler.
If you are seeking a subtle improvement to the shape of your lips, or want to restore their previous full and youthful appearance, visit our dermatologist dubai today and get the lip filler injected into your lips by our highly qualified and experienced cosmetic plastic surgeons. For more information visit: Fillers in Dubai