What is the principle behind the Lip Lift using Botulinum Toxin (Botox)?
There is a muscule around the mouth called the Orbicularis Oris.
Injection of Botulinum Toxin (Botox) to certain areas helps to lead to an increase in lip visibility. Results can be very subtle and lead to no more than 1-2mm increase in pink lip visibility.
This treatment is not ideal for people who sing or use musical instruments as this can be compromised. Pronouncing certain letters may be difficult, especially ‘p’ and ‘b’
When will results be seen?
Within 2 weeks.
How long do the results last?
6 – 10 weeks.
Is filler a longer term option?
Yes. Filler is a more long term option