Was my lip stitched together incorrectly? (Photo)
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Lasers and Plato's Scar Serum for a lip scar
I would suggest a combination of Plato's Scar Serum and lasers to soften your scars. The swelling may subside.
Lip asymmetry, filler
Hi, thank you for your question. Following an accident such as yours, it's not uncommon to have some scar tissue that may pull slightly at the free border of the lip (it looks like you had a good surgical result but even then if the scar involved the edge of the lip it may lead to some asymmetry). Swelling can last many months. If you feel your lips are still swollen you should follow-up with the physician who treated you for evaluation. Filler injections may help to correct the mild asymmetry on your top lip.
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