Full, luscious lips have always been sought after, regardless of age. A plump pout is considered to be a sign of youth and an icon of sensuality. Lip Augmentation is the procedure which uses synthetic or biological products or surgical restructuring to enhance the lips in many ways. Augmentation can be achieved by many procedures, some better than others. At this time and moment there is no filler material that can be considered ideal that would be soft, pliable and long-lasting, yet removable, inexpensive and cause NO complications in any patient. However, doctors try their best with what is available.
Lip augmentation is good for persons with small, deflated lips, asymmetry, reconstructive needs, dropping or sagging upper lip, lack of color, wrinkling from smoking or aging and other complaints.
There are a number of filler materials used: