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Why should I get Lip Fillers? 

Oct 25, 2022
More and more people are getting lip fillers to enhance their overall appearance. But what are they, and why do people get them?

 Lip fillers are injections of a substance called "hyaluronic acid", which is a natural component of human skin. 

What is Hyaluronic Acid?

Most Derma fillers are made of Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance that helps to keep the skin hydrated and looking young. It is a component of human skin and is often used in contouring face/ to add vloume/ rejuvenation of skin. It's also very frequently used to fill lips to give a fuller, rejeuvenated, and youthful appearance.

What are the different types of dermal fillers?

  • Restylane: This is a hyaluronic acid filler that is very popular because it provides a natural-looking result. Restylane Kysse is also long-lasting, and doesn't require any downtime after treatment.
  • Juvederm: This is another hyaluronic acid filler that is very effective for lip augmentation. It is also long-lasting and results in a natural-looking appearance.
  • Perlane: This is a dermal filler that is made of a different type of hyaluronic acid than Restylane and Juvederm. It is thicker than those two fillers, and is therefore better suited for treating deeper wrinkles and scars.
  • Radiesse: This is a calcium hydroxylapatite filler that is often used to fill in deep wrinkles or scars. It is also long-lasting, and results in a more natural appearance than some other fillers.What are lip fillers?
  • Versa: is another type of filler that is made of hyaluronic acid. It is a newer filler than some of the others, and is not as well-known. However, it has been shown to be very effective for lip augmentation. It is also long-lasting and results in a natural-looking appearance.

 

Common benefits of lip fillers include:

  1. Fuller, rejuvenated, plump and youthful lips
  2. Improved hydration and skin quality
  3. Reduced wrinkles and lines around the mouth
  4. A more confident appearance

 

All of these benefits can be incredibly helpful in boosting confidence and improving self-esteem. 

 

Common side effects of lip fillers:

Just like any other medication/ procedure, lip fillers also come with a set of potential side effects. Though most people report only positive experiences after getting their lips done, it's important to be aware of the risks involved before making a decision. In this blog post, we'll discuss some of the most common side effects associated with lip fillers

  • Swelling/ Bruising
  • Lumpiness/ uneven lips/ asymmetry 
  • Allergic reaction
  • Numbness/ tingling
  • Infection
  • Rarely can cause skin necrosis/ blindness

How long do the effects of lip fillers last?

The effects of lip fillers usually last for about six months. However, it is important to note that the results will vary from person to person, and some people may need to get them done again sooner than others.

 

How often do I need to get them done again for best results?

  • Most people will need to get lip fillers done again every six- nine months for best results.

 

Lip fillers are a popular trend for both men and women. They can give you fuller lips, help to define the shape of your lips, and make them look more youthful. 

In today's society, there is an increasing emphasis on physical appearance due to social media. From the latest fashion trends to the hottest celebrity styles, it seems like everyone is looking for ways to enhance their appearance and boost their confidence.

Hyaluronic acid-based dermal fillers are great for people who want a subtle, natural-looking enhancement. For those looking for more dramatic results, collagen and fat injections may be the better choice.

If you’re considering getting lip fillers talk to your doctor about the best treatment plan for you, as there are non filler options as well to rejuvenate lips. Be prepared for some swelling and bruising after the procedure. With proper care, you should see great results from your lip filler injections!