Lip augmentation is a cosmetic procedure that can give you fuller, plumper lips. An injectable dermal filler is the most commonly used method of lip augmentation.
There are many types of dermal fillers that can be injected in your lips and around your mouth, but the most common fillers today are products that contain substances similar to hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance found in the body that helps increase volume in your lips. These types of dermal fillers are sometimes called “hyaluronic acid fillers.”
Uses of Hyaluronic Acid Fillers
Hyaluronic acid fillers can improve the appearance of your lips by adding:
The effects typically last six months. After that, more injections are needed to keep the volume of your lips. There are several hyaluronic acid fillers on the market: