Lips and moreover the smile are like the eyes essential facial characteristics. This crucial area is often forgotten when it comes to rejuvenating or embellishing surgery.
With time the lips lengthen, the upper lip drops, hiding the upper front teeth, and leaving the lower front teeth revealed. Simultaneously the lips lose their volume and fullness while the skin, deprived of its nutrient loosens and wrinkles Several surgical procedures may help the lip to retrieve its youthful and harmonious aspect.
Volume is not enough, the upper lip must be shortened to fit the increased volume. Those aspects will be discussed with the patient during the consultation.