How soon can a Perma Facial Lip Implant be removed?

How soon after the procedure can a Perma Facial Lip Implant be removed, if the patient is extremely unhappy with the result and swelling appears to have resolved?

Doctor Answers 5

PermaLip Implant Removal

I also am sorry , you did not like your PermaLip Implant.  Most patients are pleased with them after a few weeks or months when fully healed.  However, if you still do not like them, they can be removed in an office procedure under local anesthesia only.  Best of luck.

Nashville Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Permalip implant removal from the lips

Our office specializes in the removal of permanent lip fillers and permalip implants. The implants can be removed at any time provided you are a suitable surgical candidate.


Dr. Karamanoukian
Los Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Removing the lip implant

lip implants can be removed any time after the lips have healed. this is something that you need to consult with your physician.

Elliot M. Heller, MD
New York Facial Plastic Surgeon
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How soon can a Perma Lip Implant be removed?

Thank you for your question.  I am sorry to hear that you are not happy with your PermaLip implant. The implant can be removed at any time in a quick, in-office procedure using just a local anesthesia.

Steven Vath, MD
Denver Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 150 reviews

How soon can a Perma Facial Lip Implant be removed?

The Perma Lip Implant can be removed at anytime under local anesthesia in an office setting.  Best wishes!

Robert E. Zaworski, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 58 reviews

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