Cosmetic surgery of the lips or lipoplasty
Cosmetic surgery of the lips is part of facial surgery. Lip surgery is a very common request in cosmetic surgery to beautify and rejuvenate the lips through surgical techniques of cosmetic surgery and non-surgical techniques of cosmetic medicine.
Whether your lips are too thin, too thick, crumpled or hanging, there are solutions through cosmetic medicine or cosmetic surgery that allow you to focus on mouth surgery and lip surgery and obtain natural results.
This fact sheet was written in July 2020 by Dr. Ralph ABBOU who is a plastic surgeon in Paris. Dr. ABBOU and Dr. PESSIS specialize in cosmetic surgery and regularly perform both cosmetic and reconstructive lip surgery.
Before and after photos of lip enhancement in Paris
What is lip surgery?
Cosmetic lip surgery is an area of facial cosmetic surgery that can beautify and rejuvenate the lips.
Cosmetic surgery of the lips
Plumping lips with hyaluronic acid
Remove wrinkles around the lips
Lipofilling to increase lip volume
Upper lip lift or Liplift
Surgery and treatment of the gingival smile
The goals of cosmetic lip surgery are:
- Increase the volume of the lips
- Plump up the volume of the lips
- Rejuvenate the lips
- Treat wrinkles around the lips
- Reduce the lips
- Treat gummy smile
- Treat droopy lips
Lip surgery is for patients who have lips that are too thin, too large, droopy or wrinkled.
Before the intervention
Medical consultation with your plastic surgeon to analyze your lips and define a treatment plan.
Course of action
At the doctor’s office for aesthetic medicine treatments:
- injections of hyaluronic acid
- Botox injections.
In the operating room for surgical treatments:
- Lip augmentation by lipofilling
- Lip reduction
- Lip lift
The after-effects are simple and the pain moderate. It is possible to have bruises and swelling for a few days which will disappear.
|Surgical and medical interventions||Price|
|Lip augmentation with hyaluronic acid||From 400 €|
|Definitive lip plumping by lipofilling||From 3000 €|
|Lip reduction||From 3 000 €|
|Upper lip lift||From 3 000 €|
|Reduce wrinkles around the lips||From e 400 €|
|Gingival smile treatment with botox||From 500 euros|
How to lift the upper lip?
To lift the upper lip, the most effective solutions are :
- Upper lip lift
- Hyaluronic acid injections in the lips
- Lipofilling of the lips (fat injections)
Which hyaluronic acid for the lips?
- Volbella ( juvederm allergan ) to plump up without increasing
- Volift ( juvederm allergan ) to increase the volume