There are two ways are considered for performing the lip augmentation surgery concerning the alteration of size, shape, symmetry, and design of the present lip, i.e., surgical & non-surgical.
The Non-Surgical Procedure of Lip Filler:
The non-surgical procedure of a lip filler procedure is generally temporary and preferred in most cases due to the possibility of modification according to the patient’s needs and expectations.
The non-surgical procedure of lip augmentation Treatment includes the following:
- Injectable dermal fillers: The injectable dermal fillers are performed as an outpatient procedure. The lip areas where it is needed to inject the hyaluronic acid are firstly numbed by the topical numbing agent. Since hyaluronic acid is already present in the human body there is no chance of side effects. The areas around the mouth where fillers are needed to inject are firstly marked and then injections are given in order to achieve a fuller outcome. The lip fillers generally take 15-30 minutes to complete.
Benefits of Dermal fillers:
- It is an outpatient procedure takes only 15-30 minutes.
- The amount of fillers can be adjusted according to the expectation of the patients and facial profile
- Little to no downtime is needed
- Results are visible immediately after the procedure
- Final outcomes are achieved within 2 weeks
- No side effects.
Types of Lips& choose the style accordingly:
The classic lip fillers is for those women who seek fillers for volume as lost the same due to aging. Individuals who choose a subtle fillers can go with the classic. It provides a distinctive formation for all the 5 planes of the lips.
Rubina lips are majorly dependent on the facial structure of women wanting the look. These lips are the full expression of natural 5 planes of the lips. If you have a wider face from the bottom of the nose to the chin, then these lips can be appealing.
This is the rarest form of lips that enhances facial value by projecting strong cupid bow form. Adding volume to such lips enhances the sexual appeal and considered as the most desirable form of the lips.
This style of lip accentuates the lower lip as it is opposite the cupid style. Since pearlique style is isolated to the lower lip, it can be combined with other looks. Pearlique lips complement Rubina and Cupid very well.
The Hollywood style focuses on the full expression of the upper lips and little to no fillers on the lower lips. This lip style potential all three forms of upper lips.
Angelic lip style is another full expression of upper lips. This lip forms the potential of the lateral border of the upper lips. This is a pleasing form for the people with fuller volume in the upper lip combined with a narrow lip length.
Hyaluronic acid fillers can improve the appearance of your lips by adding:
How long do fillers last?
The result of lip fillers lasted for about 1 year. But, some patients might experience the result more than six months depends on their body’s metabolism. However, results of fillers significantly depends on the individual’s body metabolism rate.
Are lip fillers permanent?
No! It is not a permanent solution because fillers dissolve over time and your lip will go back to normal eventually. But, according to doctors,it is a fact that injecting your lips indirectly stimulates your own collagen production because of the trauma by the needle, so your lips could actually remain a bit larger after injections. So, it’s a Win-win decision to receive the filler injection.
Homemade Remedy: The homemade remedy for lip fillers includes the facial exercise like lip movement for pouty lips, lip-plumping products, i.e., lip balm & glosses, herbs & spices such as spearmint, cayenne pepper, and cinnamon are mild irritant used in producing natural lip balm for plumping lips. One can opt for homemade lip scrub to smoothen the dry & chapped lips as it can cause the lips to look thinner & older. The mixture of brown sugar & honey or coconut oil is a great homemade lip scrub exfoliates lip skin gently.
Some homemade remedies are applicable for making lips temporary plumped and volume full, but one should follow it regularly. Yet, it doesn’t offer you long-lasting results until you get the cosmetic treatment such fillers or fat injection.
To make the plump out your pout, bigger, and sexually appealing, it is good to follow some natural remedies in your schedule as follows:
Tinted Lip balm, gel, Gloss: The using of traditional lip plumpers, balm or gel temporarily give the effect of volume full lip due to the added content of cinnamon, ginger mint, wintergreen, or capsicum. These are the factors of accelerating the blood flow to the lips results in mild swelling & redness. It gives temporary fullness that might last a couple of hours.
Massaging with Ice Cubes: Massage your lips with ice cubes and get a fuller and plumper lips as it not only flake off the dead cells, but also improves blood circulation to the lips result in fuller and plumper pouts. And, also make sure that you don’t massage more than 2 minutes.
Benefits of Homemade remedy for Lip fillers:
- It gives immediate results, however, subtle & temporary.
- It includes natural sources and why free from side effects.
- It is safe & performed easily at home
- It is a cost-effective option for one who wishes to get an immediate result for the time being.
The Surgical Procedure of Lip Augmentation:
Fat Injection/ Fat Grafting/ Fat Transfer: When a patient’s own fat is used for lip augmentation is called autologous lip augmentation. It is also an outpatient procedure performed under local anesthesia. It gives a sustainable and subtle outcome as the result lasts for many years. It is an alternative to temporary/artificial lip fillers in which fat is generally harvested from the patient’s abdomen areas and after purification transferred into your lips. Fat grafting typically involves a liposuction procedure from a different part of the body without making any incision on the face or lips. It should only be performed by the expert plastic & cosmetic surgeon who has specialized training in the fat transfer/grafting procedure.
Benefits of Fat Injection Procedure:
- It gives natural results
- The result lasts for many years; once you received the final outcomes you get free from repetition of the treatment
- No incision is needed
- Free from side effects.
Lip Implants: Lip implants are the permanent solution for those who are looking for a subtle solution for lip enhancement with minimal maintenance. Implants are made from silicone rubber or biodegradable substance that gives more noticeable outcome in terms of an increased lip volume. The lip implants are performed by using a tinny incision under local anesthesia performed by experienced & specialized cosmetic surgeon. The implants are inserted via the incision in order to achieve the desired lip shape, symmetry, and volume.
Benefits of Lip Implants:
- Results are permanent with many years
- It takes less than 30 minutes to complete if performed by the expert surgeon
- It leaves a virtually undetectable scar
- Downtime is very short only 1-3 days.