FLAWLESS

AESTHETICS

PERI ORAL

Lip Fillers & Injections

Lip fillers and injections are a VERY POPULAR request, as the oral region is a vital part when it comes to facial aesthetic enhancement. Enhanced lip volume with well-defined vermilion borders, upper and lower rip ratios adjusted to facial structure, significantly improve one’s appearance.
Historically very popular with females, this is now becoming an increasing request from males as well.

Filler

treatments

Dermal fillers are becoming more popular due to their instant results and intermittent lifespan. Treatment takes up to 30 minutes, with minimal pain and no downtime. Simple and easy treatment to help you look fresh.

Results lasts up to 24 months

Common

QUESTIONS

Lip rejuvenation using fillers, most commonly HA, is a common procedure used to enhance the lip borders, cupids bow, projection and volume. Using professional expertise, our Practitioners aim to get the best possible result.

Some people are born with thin, asymmetrical, or different shaped lips which may have caused them to feel insecure, or attempt to overuse lipsticks to correct certain deficits.

Our filler treatments help provide the right volume and defined lips providing a feminine facial appearance.

With time, UV damage, hereditary factors, smoking contribute to volume loss of the lips, as well as perioral rhytides (smokers lines) and prominence of mentolabial folds (lines between the chin and lips). Early intervention offers a better-end result, and having professional medical care can help treat and manage these issues.

Lips fillers are there to help if you are currently unhappy with the size, shape, borders,  or symmetry of your lips. Lip fillers are also great when it comes to keep the lips well hydrated which many people tend to struggle with, especially in the winter season. The fillers when properly injected, will help you achieve the look that you have always found desirable.  No more struggling with dry lips, adding lipstick outside your borders to produce the desired effect or shying your lips away from others.

Generally, 1ml is a good start. There are so many factors that contribute towards the volume and the type of filler used and it is quite important to thoroughly assess the face in order to provide the ideal lip ratios. These factors include but are not limited to:

  • Desired outcome
  • Size of the current lips
  • Enhancement of vermilion border
  • Previous filler
  • Hydration status and skin quality 
  • Provides a more youthful appearance, helps restore volume loss, provides structure support and lift to the brows, eye lids and aspects of the mid and lower face. This appropriately helps contour the face to provide an adequate balance and facial ratio.
  • Enhancing shape and definition to the face.
  • Hyaluronic acid injected directly into the facial tissues stimulates the production of collagen.
  • Help produce a symmetrical appearance as symmetry is associated with attractiveness.

TREATMENT

RISKS

Risks and side effects of Dermal fillers

Bruising

Swelling in the injection region

Redness

Asymmetry. One side may have a better outcome than the other. This is often due to the fact that faces have a great degree of asymmetry and people often tend to focus more on their face after treatment where these asymmetries become more obvious to the individuals. With many patients, one side of the face tends to be healthier and respond better to treatment providing more structural support and better outcome.

Infection; rare but is always a possibility when there is any opening of the skin

Necrosis (cells death due to obstruction of a blood vessel): Rare complication. This may potentially lead to worse outcomes.

Blindness is an extremely rare outcome. 

After Care Instructions
  • No make up for 6 hours after.
  • No intense exercise for 24 hrs
  • No alcohol for 24 hrs
  • No exposure to high temperature environments for 7 days, such as spa’s, sauna etc

common

questions

This depends on the volume loss and quantity needed to provide a good results. Average cost is $500

Approximately 20 min

Immediately. Peak results at 2-4 weeks

Generally, immediately after the treatment

Generally 6- 24 months, however there are numerous factors that may change this resulting in either longer lasting or shorter lasting effects. There is a vast variation among people regarding how long the treatment lasts. 

Complications may arise with any medical treatment, however this procedure is generally safe when injected correctly, with minimal pain and no downtime.

Follow Up Consultation Free

The consultation fee is redeemable against the cost of any treatments performed during the appointment.

Pain

Relief

Most practitioners and patients prefer to have some form of pain relief. There are multiple options available for your convenience;

  • Initially, a topical numbing agent such as emla cream or lmx, is applied to the area of treatment. Common additional forms of pain relief:
  • Local anaesthesia using a nerve block is a fantastic method to achieve almost no pain at all, however this does vary based on individual. This is quite similar and sometimes used interchangeably with the term dental block. Most dermal lip fillers and injections also contain local anaesthesia and hence any pain experienced during treatment generally tends to improve throughout
  • Laughing gas (also known as happy gas or Nitros oxide) is also available.
  • Applying ice to the area prior to treatment can also help reduce the pain, and applying ice after the procedure also helps reduce the swelling.

Right After The

Procedure

After treatment Some bruising, redness and swelling maybe present and self resolve over the next few days. Generally the swelling tends to provide a slightly enhanced effect due to the increased volume associated with this, which tends to disappear eventuate into a more natural appearance. Some patients tend to enjoy the swelling effect, however others may prefer the more natural effect.

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