What type of lip lift would you recommend. Also, can it be done without anesthesia? (photos)

The distance between nose and top lip is very long. Teeth do not show. Very thin lips

Doctor Answers 4

Lip Lift

The lip lift is done with local or sedative anesthesia depending on patient's desire. The incision is placed in the nasolabial creases and inside the nose. 

Orange County Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 12 reviews

Lip lift

I recommend the standard bullhorn type lip lift incision. This is done under local anesthesia, takes approximately 15 minutes, has excellent results and costs $2,000. The distance between your nose and upper lip is shortened, your upper lip is rolled out and your incisor show is increased.

Best Wishes,

Gary Horndeski, M.D.

Gary M. Horndeski, MD
Texas Plastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 222 reviews

Lip Lift

Based on the pictures posted , patients like you will benefit from Bull Horn lip shortening if you will accept a scar at the base of the nose. Also upper lip augmentation
Samir Shureih MD.FACS

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon
4.2 out of 5 stars 7 reviews

Lip Lift

Based on your photos, you are an excellent candidate for a lip lift.  Consult with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who is experienced in this type of surgery for your best result.

Robert E. Zaworski, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 60 reviews

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