Question: I’m interested in getting lip augmentation to plump up my lips. What are my options?
Answer: Plumping up your lips, or Toronto lip augmentation, is a very common aesthetic goal. The two broad categories of methods on how it’s done are surgical and non-surgical options. Surgical options involve some time if the incision is in the lip or around the lip and some type of material is placed to increase the lip volume. This can either be synthetic materials or tissues harvested from other parts of the body. Non-surgical options which are also very popular include injectable materials and there are a variety of injectable materials which can be used in the lip. The amount of injectable materials and the different surgical techniques are extremely varied and complex. In order to undergo a complete discussion of this it’s best to contact a surgeon with experience with this field and have a consultation discussing your goals. It is also very important when you are considering the augmentation with your lip to determine how much increase you want from the vertical height of your lips as well as the thickness of your lips. In summary, with lip augmentation there are many options for augmenting the lips to create a natural and a very pleasing aesthetic result.