In need of an upper lip lift (skin only) bullhorn lift. Lip lift doctors near Vancouver, BC? Willing to travel (Photos)
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Subnasal Lip Lift
A philtral length of 20mms is long and the subnasa lamplight would be the best method to reduce it. A lip length reduction down to 14mms (30% reduction of filtrate length) is as much as you would want to do to keep the upper lip looking proportionate to its sides and allowing for a well healed scar result. Most sub nasal lip lift scars in my experience heal really well with a very low incidence of the need for scar revision.
Thank you for your question. There are plenty of lip lift options to slim the philtrum. A subnasal lip lift is arguable the most popular method of lip lift surgery, which is performed by removing a bit of skin tissue from underneath the nose to create a slight lift in the upper lift. The surgery is not invasive and an experienced surgeon can minimize and hide any scarring.
I suggest that you move forward and consult with a board certified facial plastic surgeon.
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