you shorten the distance between your nose and your lip, this will elevate your
entire lip and expose more teeth. It is
impossible to shorten the distance without increasing tooth show. The normal distance is usually 17 to 19
millimeters, not 15. If the upper lip is
more pronounced it can be reduced simultaneously.
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a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you
have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute
or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.