What is lip augmentation?
Lip Augmentation is a non-surgical cosmetic procedure which uses hyaluronic acid to safely enhance or augment the lips for men and women. This non-surgical procedure has many benefits that makes it an ideal and preferred choice for many and changes the appearance of your lips by adding volume, contour, shape and structure.
What products does Nurse Julie use for lip augmentation?
Nurse Julie mainly uses Restylane®, Perfectha®, and Teosyal®, for her lip augmentation treatments.
How do dermal fillers for lip augmentation treatment work?
When dermal fillers are injected into the lips they gently expand the soft tissue and naturally integrate into the skin and the deeper underlying tissues. This adds volume to the lips and attracts moisture into the tissues.
What are the other benefits of lip augmentation?
Hyaluronic acid fillers for lip augmentation can help to smooth and improve hydration of the lips as well as increase the colour of the lip’s “pinkness”.
Are dermal fillers for lip augmentation permanent?
No, Nurse Julie uses non-permanent fillers that last up 6 months in the lips. Some people can be good retainers for this product so it can sometimes last longer for them.
What happens during the lip augmentation procedure?
Nurse Julie will apply numbing cream to the lips which will take effect after 10-20 minutes. The dermal filler is in a syringe with a fine needle on the end. Nurse Julie will inject small amounts into the lips around the vermillion boarder.