Best Lip Augmentation Treatment in San Mateo CA
Who doesn’t want to have fuller, luscious, and kissable lips? Women have always thrived to develop and try new techniques to enhance or improve their lip shape to appear more sensual and attractive. Young adults desire to have lips enhanced, but as they get older, lips usually get smaller and thinner, and the desire is to simply regain and restore what was lost.
This desire is no longer a dream but a really quick and easy accomplishment!
Women spend hundreds to thousands of dollars to enhance or restore their lip shape. This is done through different types of cosmetic products that plump, suction, contour, or even tattoo.
Of course, the latter being the most aggressive and enduring. This list can go on and on, but the truth is, that none of those treatments are long lasting as they are superficial and require daily application. Who has the time for that? Don’t you ALWAYS want to have great lips as opposed to only after you put make up on?
How can Dr. Lin help?
She will perform a lip augmentation treatment that will take 15 min and will last from about 6 months up to 2years, so you can forget about daily lip pencils, lipstick plumpers, contouring and simply enjoy your kissable lips every minute, every hour, every day!
What is Lip augmentation?
It is a very safe, simple, effective office procedure where a natural gel filler made from Hyaluronic acid is injected into the lips to achieve one or more of the following results:
- Fuller lips
- Restore shape
- Enhance shape
- Recreate cupid’s bow
- Create lip border
- Remove lip lines
- Remove vertical lip lines around the mouth (smoker’s lines)
How long do results after lip augmentation last?
The duration of results can be anywhere from 6 months up to 2 years, depending on the type of product used.*
How long does lip augmentation procedure take?
Dr. Lin is a perfectionist and really takes her time while performing her procedures. She cares about patient comfort level and satisfaction. The procedure usually takes 15 min to perform, but there should be an additional time for of numbing to minimize any discomfort.
Does lip augmentation hurt?
Lip is a very sensitive area. Dr. Lin will use a special formulated effective and fast acting numbing cream so that you will feel minimal pain.
What should I bring to my consultation?
Dr. Lin will assess your facial symmetry and provide recommendation about the the type of product she will use depending on your desire. Dr. Lin believes that a successful consultation involved both the doctor and the patient working together. She asks that you bring a photograph of the type of lips you are looking for. It is very important to understand that sometimes, more than one treatment will be necessary to achieve the optimal results one is looking for.
How much does Lip Augmentation cost?
It depends on the type and quantity of the product to be used. On average, it can range between $600-$1200. The price will be presented to you at the time of your consultation.
Is lip augmentation reversible?
Yes, filler is not permanent. You can dissolve the filler if needed.
Is there any down time?
Immediately after there is no downtime. Because fill naturally absorbs water and will be swollen 24-48 hours. Therefore significant swelling can be seen the next day, which and gradually decrease after 2 days.
What are the most common side effects after lip augmentation treatment?
Redness, bruising, and tenderness and swelling are the most common side effects. Occasionally, small lumps/bumps can develop and are very transient and go away on their own in about 1-2 weeks.
*Results and duration of effect may vary, no guarantee of specific results can be given.