Who is an appropriate candidate for lip filler?
Lip filler is applied to those who are not pleased with the shape of their lips, who want to have bigger lips and who have asymmetrical lips.
How is lip filler applied?
Anaesthetic cream is applied first and after waiting for the cream to show its effect for about 15-20 minutes, the application is done. The filler substance is applied with long thin needles called cannula. First, lip borders are concretized and contour lines are highlighted. Then, lip volume is increased. It lasts for about 15-20 minutes in total.
Is lip filler permanent?
Hyaluronic acid fillings are not permanent and they disappear in 12-18 months.
What should the patient do after lip filling application?
It is advisable not to eat or drink anything during the first few hours after the application. The patients should not put on lipsitck or lip gloss for a few hours. They should avoid too much make-up and pressure.