I am 18 years old so it is not because of aging, i was just born that way, with a very small upper lip and a strong philtrum i believe it is called. I will include some pictures of what my lips look like and what i want them to look like, and it would be appreciated if you would tell me if i would beneficiate from a lip lift, and if not, what surgery should i do to have the desired results. I am getting veneers next year. Thank you very much
Would I Beneficate from a Lip Lift? (photo)
Doctor Answers (2)
Lip lift or fillers
Thank you for your question about a lip lift.
- You appear to have a long upper lip.
- A 2 mm lip lift just under your nose should give you a subtle and pleasing result.
- The veneers will project your lip more as well.
- Fillers will plump out the red lip. A V-Y lip advancement fills out the red lip even more. This must wait until after the veneers as you may not need it.
- Hope this helps, best wishes.
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