Upper Lip Lift
The most appropriate candidates for lip lift
Lips that have become thin, inverted, shapeless or sagging with age
Had other facial rejuvenation surgeries and want their lips to sync up with the rest of their face
Had a rhinoplasty and find that their upper lip is too long
Naturally unbalanced lips
Naturally thin, inverted or flat lips that are nearly invisible, imparting an angry expression
Those who already possess ideally shaped lips but desire a bit more plumpness may only need added lip volume. Our practice offers both temporary (injectable filler) and permanent (fat transfer) augmentation.
For upper lip lift a small part of a lip underneath the nose must is excised. Then by bringing to ends of the wound together it everts lip outwards and also shortens the upper lip.
You might experience numbness on your upper lip for a month or longer but it eventually recover, swelling and stiffness and bruise also are common.