Lip augmentation (lip lipofilling)
Lip augmentation by injecting fat or silicone
The lip augmentation procedure aims to enlarge and support the lips permanently without risk of allergic reactions or any possible problems.
Lip augmentation procedure can be performed in Turkey through a technique called fat injection technique. The plastic surgeon takes an amount of excess fat from a specific area of the body using a precise suction tool for fat.
People eligible for lip augmentation
People who are eligible to undergo lip augmentation are people who have good health and have:
Wrinkles or lines on the lips
Thin lips due to genetics or aging
The desire to have bigger or more apparent lips
Preparation for lip augmentation procedure
One month before the lip augmentation procedure
If you are a smoker, we strongly advise you to stop smoking before the procedure for a certain period.
One week before the lip augmentation procedure
To reduce bleeding, bruising and swelling, you should avoid taking blood thinners and anti-inflammatory drugs.
Make sure you wear loose and comfortable clothing that can be easily removed to avoid hitting your face and causing an injury to your mouth.
Lip augmentation procedures
Lip augmentation procedures involve lifting and rotating the red part of the lip. The filling will be inserted by making a small incision in the corner of the mouth, which helps to give a lasting result.
After lip augmentation
One day after lip augmentation
It is expected to have some redness and swelling around the lip area after the procedure.
One week after lip augmentation
The healing process can take one day to two weeks depending on the technique used.
How long does the lip augmentation procedure take?
The lip augmentation procedure takes between 5 to 30 minutes.
What will I feel after lip augmentation?
After lip augmentation, you will feel some pain and swelling, usually, this lasts for a few days. In rare cases, swelling and redness can continue for up to two weeks.