Lip augmentation most commonly known as lip fillers is a treatment used with hyaluronic acid to increase the size of one’s lips. Hyaluronic acid is naturally found in the body as it is naturally produced biologically. The results of lip injections, generally, tend to look natural and are naturally dissolved and absorbed by the body within 6 to 12 months, depending on the type of filler used.
Lip fillers is a non surgical procedure that aims to create volume and shape, as well as restore hydration and can reshape lips with signs of aging. Most patients get dermal fillers for shape, structure and volume.
The most common dermal fillers used for this treatment are, Restylane, Juvederm, Belotero, Prevelle Silk, HylaForm, among others.
It always depends on the type of dermal fillers that the professional licensed injector prefers to use. However, dermal fillers are not permanent, and it usually last from 6 months to up to a year.
Patients must book a consultation in advance and be informed of the procedure. Having open communication with your Doctor, and trusting the professional who will conduct the treatment is the most important part. The goal of these treatments is to achieve beautiful natural results that will keep your skin healthier, smoother, and younger.
When done by a professional injector dermal fillers are a safe treatment and results are almost instant after the treatment is done. Lip fillers can also be dissolved by a special solution in case of an adverse side effect, or if the patient dislikes the appearance. It is safe to say that dermal fillers will not damage your lips, however, as mentioned before, it is important to trust the professional that will be performing the treatment.