As we get older some things will show up sooner or later no matter what we do, one of those is fine lines, and the lip is one area that is just really prone to forming these imperfections. Just because they are pretty much inevitable doesn’t mean you have to keep them though, thanks to modern treatment options for fine lines and wrinkles you don’t even need to have surgery to acheive a rejuvenated look and smoother skin. Book a consultation today and without obligation find out how you can rejuvenate those laugh lines or smokers lines with high-quality injectable treatments, that don’t just look natural they feel natural as well.
What are Lip Lines?
If you look in the mirror and see some vertical lines running from your upper lip to under your nose, those are lip lines. Lip lines are an extremely common cosmetic concern, but thankfully one that can often be quite well corrected with the help of dermal fillers. These wrinkles slowly form over time and are something just about everyone will experience to some degree as they age.
What are Lip Fillers?
Lip fillers are a popular cosmetic treatment that is performed by applying dermal filler injections into the lips to provide a natural and luscious looking lip augmentation, without the need for surgery or uncomfortable lip implants. While they often use the same types of fillers that are used for lip lines around the upper lip, this treatment has a different goal. Often a lip filler treatment can be combined with a lip line treatment to get both your lips looking great and reduce the wrinkles around your mouth. Fillers are versatile at providing fantastic volume, but also for dealing with problematic fine lines and wrinkles in a variety of places by helping to provide the skin with more support and structure.
Do Lip Fillers Get Rid of Lip Lines?
Dermal fillers are adept at providing natural-looking and feeling volume, so they indeed do make a great way to help restore the volume required to reduce the appearance of lip lines. If you are looking for a treatment to reduce the visibility of fine lines around the mouth, lip filler is a fantastic option to consider. A lot of people worry that they will need dramatic treatments or surgical help to have a significant effect on dealing with the signs of ageing. Still, in many cases, common cosmetic concerns like this one area brilliantly addressed without having to go under the knife at all. If you’ve been putting off getting your lip lines treated or were wondering about what it would take to have some fuller lips, you may just be surprised by what can be achieved with both your fine lines and lip size.
How Much Filler for Lips is Required?
The amount of filler needed to have your lips looking more luscious will, of course, depend on the initial state of your lips, some people may find a suitable enhancement can be achieved with 0.5mL, some people may find 1-2mL is necessary to reach their goals. How much product is required will depend on a number of things so the best way to find out is to book an obligation Consultation with us and find out what we can do to have your lips looking fantastic. It’s worth noting you will be required to buy these treatments per mL, this is due to the product coming in 1mL syringes. Splitting syringes for different patients introduces the risk of cross-contamination and other issues, so in almost all situations should be avoided.
What is the Best Filler for Lip Lines?
These days there’s a wide variety of fillers available for just about any situation, coming with a range of varied traits to tackle even the most niche of skin types or requests. The best way to find out what the best lip line fillers are in your case is to have a consultation to allow a cosmetic doctor to assess the state of your skin and have a clear look at your lips and around the mouth. Getting the best lip filler is partially about having a high-quality injectable used, but it is also about having your treatments planned and applied with the help of a skilled cosmetic doctor. When it comes to injectables a skilled hand wielded with experience will typically produce the best results with fillers for lips or other products such as anti-wrinkle injections.
What are the Side Effects of Having Filler in the Lips or Around the Mouth?
Like having other areas treated with injectable fillers, the most common side effects you may experience are some bruising and swelling. Other common things that you may face is some redness, or temporary lumpiness until your injectables settle and any swelling dissipates, which typically doesn’t take too long. In the hands of an experienced cosmetic doctor, these treatments are considered to be quite safe, when using hyaluronic acid-based fillers reactions are quite rare as well. There are some more serious, though less common risks to consider so be sure to listen carefully to your doctor explaining the potential risks involved in this, or any other treatment you may consider having before deciding to move forward. Every cosmetic treatment comes with some degree of potential risk, even things like topical types of skin product. It’s just essential that you are comfortable with whatever the risks are in return for the potential benefits you may receive from opting to have the treatment.