Lip enhancement and lip reduction
Similar to fingerprints, no two lips are exactly alike. Each lip is subtly unique. Everyone appreciates a beautiful set of lips, and here at the Dr. Raul B. Guanzon Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Center, we offer a number of techniques to help you get that perfect set of lips.
Because they are relatively minor, lip reduction and enhancement surgeries are usually done on an outpatient basis.
Lip reduction is a surgical procedure to remove excess lip tissue to lessen its size. This is a noninvasive surgery, usually performed with local or regional anesthetics or may also involve oral sedation, which lasts from 15 to 30 minutes.
A lip enhancement procedure uses either synthetic, biological, or both products to surgically restructure the lips. Like lip reduction, this is also a noninvasive surgery.
Some indicators for possible lip enhancement include: