Lip Augmentation: Everything You’ve Wanted To Know

Lip fillerOne of the most popular procedures in beauty clinics today is Lip augmentation, or lip fillers. Not only can lip fillers improve your aesthetic beauty and help you look more attractive, but they also help you feel younger too. This procedure helps your lips look fuller and more plump, which can also help correct volume loss which can occur as we age.

What Is a Lip Augmentation?

A Lip filler, or lip augmentation, is a cosmetic procedure that helps you get fuller looking lips. The lips are injected with a filler, which is typically a hyaluronic acid-based solution, and causes the volume of your lips to increase giving them that more full look.

Reasons for Lip Augmentation

People get lip fillers for different reasons, which include looking more youthful as well evening out the lip shape, as one lip can sometimes be larger than the other. Lip fillers provide a more full look that looks completely natural and in accordance with your other facial features.It also helps reduce wrinkles that occur from smiling or frowning.

How Long Do Lip Fillers Last?

Lip fillers can last quite some time. They can last up to 9 months before needing any sort of maintenance or touch ups. This also depends on how much of the injection you received, your metabolism,  the desired lip volume you want, as well as which product was used. 

Are Lip Fillers Painful?

When you get a lip augmentation, all the popular products on the market such as Juvederm, Restylane, etc come with a numbing medication known as lidocaine in the product already. You will feel almost instantly numb after being injected with the lip filler.

Get the Lip Volume You’re Looking For Today

At UMASS Memorial Plastic Surgery in Worcester, MA, our approach is to provide every client with professional and high quality health care service. We cater our services to your every need and make sure your satisfaction is guaranteed. We want to help men and women of all ages and walks of life reach their beauty and wellness goals. You can expect a blend of compassionate, customized, and expert care from us. Give us a call at 508-334-5990, or visit us at to schedule an appointment.


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