The lips are considered as an expression of sensuality in women; they have visual and functional importance.
Usually the lower lip is more bulky or fleshy than the upper lip.
We find alterations in shape, size and distribution of the tissue of the lip.
There are different operative techniques to produce lips according to the aspirations of the individual patient.
When we want to improve the shape and decrease size we conduct a procedure that produces a balance and harmony between the (internal) wet and dry lip (external).
For very thin lips we can increase the volume and shape of the lip and Cupid’s bow using autologous fat or temporary implant fillers based on hyaluronic acid in its various forms.
These procedures are performed under local anesthesia, sometimes assisted by sedation. Recovery is relatively rapid, 5-10 days.