What is a dermal filler?
Dermal fillers are made from complex sugar chains whose main role is to attract water and provide hydration to the skin, maintaining smoothness (moisturising) and plumpness (volumising) of skin and lips.
Areas that can be treated with lip fillers
Dermal fillers can be injected into the body of the lips, the lip border and the areas surrounding the lips, such as upper mouth lines and the corners of the mouth.
The benefits of using dermal filler in lips
- Enhance volume
- Increase lip border definition
- Reduce the appearance of lines around the mouth
- Resolve lip asymmetry
Are results immediate?
Yes, the results of dermal filler lip treatment are immediately evident.
What is the aim of treatment?
The aim of using dermal fillers is to restore volume and vitality to the lip area, rejuvenating the appearance of your lower face.
What are the side effects after treatment?
Occasionally, there can be some swelling and bruising that can last for up to 14 days.
How long does the treatment take?
Each course of treatment can last up to 6-12 months, although each procedure is roughly 30 minutes.
Below are two recent examples of the results of lip fillers administered by Dr Theva.