MUDr. Jozef Hedera - plastický chirurg

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Lip Augmentation

Procedure:

The aim is to fill up the upper or lower lip with the filling material, or to correct the lip asymmetry according to the client's wish

 

Length:

Approximately 20 minutes

 

Anesthesia:

Anesthesia is administered in a form of an anesthetic gel prior to application of the filling material

 

Inpatient/Outpatient:

This is an outpatient procedure

 

Possible Side Effects:

Swelling lasting for no more than 48 hours, slight reddening or temporary insensitivity of lips.

 

Risks:

Allergic skin reaction, temporarily increased sensitivity of the place of application, infection, haematomas, asymmetry 

 

Recovery:

After the procedure patients can expect some swelling and/or reddening that lasts two to four days. Application of ice packs is recommended after the surgery. Excessive sun bathing and exposure to extreme cold should be avoided within the recovery process

 

Results:

The effect of this procedure could be life-long depending on the filling material.