Permanent Lip Augmentation
Lip implants provide permanent enhancement and augmentation providing a good option for individuals with thin lips or may not desire repeating injections over time. There are different types of lip implants available. These include:
Alloderm® – The most soft and supple of all the lip implants, Alloderm is donor tissue purified and treated to remove viable cells.
Lip implants are inserted into the lips by making small incisions at the corners of the mouth. A thin tunnel is made in each lip to accommodate the implant. Then, the implant is thread through the lip and the incision sites are closed using absorbable sutures.