The ideal thickness of lips is 2 (upper lip) 3 (lower lip) ratio with defined contour and Cupid’s arrow shaped. The idea length of lips is identical length between the center of both pupils.
Thus, imbalanced thickness or length of lips should be corrected to enhance overall facial appearance.

■ Alloderm Graft

• Alloderm is injected into lips after 5mm incision inside mouth creating
voluminous lips.
• Alloderm is artificial skin made of
purified dermal extracts which is similar to autologous tissue.
• It is suitable for individuals who are not
comfortable with extracting autologous
• There is almost no risk of side effects
caused by foreign substance.
• It is easily absorbed into body, however price is relatively expensive.

OPERATION INFORMATION


Duration Approximately 1 hour
Results Results can be checked right after the procedure
Recovery Period Slight swelling may be visible.
Facial wash and make-up is possible right after the procedure.


■ Filler

Using filler injections is a simple method to correct the lips.

They should be injected carefully because if injected too much, the lips may protrude too much, and if too little, the filler could be showed through.The effect usually lasts approximately 1 year, and therefore repeating the procedure is necessary.



OPERATION INFORMATION


Duration Approximately 10-15 minutes
Results Results can be checked right after procedure.
Recovery Period A little degree of swelling remains
Facial wash and make up is allowed after the procedure


■ Autologous Fat Graft

Excess fat from abdomen or thighs can be injected to lips after extraction and purifying process.

You can also enjoy results of liposuction for removing unwanted fat from desired sites. There is no risk for side effects due to injection of foreign objects. The results are not permanent that additional procedure may be necessary.





OPERATION INFORMATION


Duration 1 hour
Results Local anesthesia with IV sedation
Recovery Period Difference depending on personal conditions and parts of procedure,
but most swellings disappear after 2-3 days
Day activity (facial wash and make up) available after one week


■ Lip Augmentation

Incision is made for 2-3mm on inner lip to broaden its shape.

The scar is invisible because incision is made inside lips.



OPERATION INFORMATION


Duration Approximately 1 hour
Anesthesia Local anesthesia
Stitch Removal 5 days after surgery
Recovery Period 5 days after surgery
Swelling remains for 3-5 days


■ Tissue Resection

Mucous membrane, sub mucosa, and muscles if needed are resected in order to reduce overall thickness of lips.

Mucous membrane from lips is very elastic that resetting mucous membrane does not cause any change in facial shape. Incision is made inside mouth so that scar can be invisible.You may experience swelling due to high sensitivity of mucous membrane.



OPERATION INFORMATION


Duration Approximately 30-40 minutes
Results Results can be checked right after the procedure
Recovery Period A little degree of swelling remains
But facial wash and make up is allowed right after the procedure.


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