Sunday, January 13, 2002 5:01 PM
Here is a
question received from email:
"I want full lips but I am not sure. Thank
you for all your information."
better ways to make the lips what we want
them to be than just by making them fuller.
lifting can be done. I would like to explain
this to you. It can make lips more full or
not. It is adjustable and reversible and the
fullness can be added a little at a time as
Fuller is easy. But
doing so can result in a duck look or can
cause the lips to obscure the teeth while
smiling if done without lifting.
blonde girl on the lip page has Gore-Tex
implants with no lift. The teeth still show,
and she has been happy for about 3 years.
She is on the lips
pages of our web
man has had a lip lift with no implant at
all. All of this patient’s full size
pictures are in the office, and you may
click on the pictures to enlarge the images.
You may also see him in the lips
patient’s lip procedure is different from
one that just makes the lips fuller; there
is actually a lift involved. The upper lip
was actually shortened and given more curve.
All of this is a matter of choice and can be
designed according to each person’s
when using fillers like silicone, lip
fullness can be added a little at a time so
as not to do too much and to make sure you
can get it “just right”.
combination of these techniques (lifting,
shortening, curving, silicone or other
filler injection, etc.), we should be able
to create lips that you and everyone will
you can feel free to design them yourself.
Just draw the lips you
want on your photos and send them to me and
consider it done.
for your question.
Morgan, M.D., F.A.C.S.