This is a popular way of enhancing the lips and the mouth area with specially formulated dermal filler to give natural long lasting results. These are designed to add volume and shape as well as improve the condition of the lips as hyaluronic acid can hold many times its weight in water. The Lip filler integrates seamlessly to give natural effects.
At a Glance
|NUMBER OF TREATMENTS||1|
|PROCEDURE TIME||30-45 mins|
|RECOVERY TIME||24-48 hours|
|ANAESTHETIC||Topical cream for 20-30mins before the procedure|
|BACK TO NORMAL||Usually immediately|
|DURATION OF RESULTS||6-9 months usually longer depending on the product|
|POSSIBLE COMPLICATIONS||Bruising, infection, asymmetry, swelling, allergic reaction|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is lip filler treatment?
Will I look dramatically different after this treatment?
Can the filler move to other areas?
What can I expect immediately after the treatment?
Are there any circumstances when you can’t have this treatment?
Is there anything I can’t do before or after the treatment?
- Excessive alcohol consumption
- Anti-inflammatory drugs like ibuprofen
- Vitamins supplements like fish oils, omega-3 fatty acids, high dose vitamin E, garlic, gingko biloba and St John’s wort
Any medication being taken that can increase bleeding like blood thinners or steroids must not be stopped and must be discussed with Dr Tash.
It is recommended to avoid lipstick/gloss to reduce any risk of infection and also that you do not consume hot liquids for a few hours after treatment. You are advised to watch out for any unusual colour change or excessive swelling over the days after treatment and contact Dr Tash urgently for assessment. Your aftercare will be discussed in more detail at the face-to-face consultation.
Can lip enhancement be done alongside other treatments?
If I stop having the treatment would I look worse than I did before I started?
How much will the treatment cost?
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FIVE GOOD REASONS TO CHOOSE SKIN ENHANCE CLINIC
Just what makes Skin Enhance Clinic so unique?
Here are five reasons why you should choose us when you are considering cosmetic treatment.
- The guiding principle of Skin Enhance Clinic is to deliver exceptional patient care and Dr Tash always has her patient’s welfare at heart.