Lip Flip Melbourne
Lip Flip Melbourne
Lip Flip Treatment is a non-surgical procedure which helps to slightly shape the lip outward for fuller and poutier lips. It can be done with dermal filler treatment on the lips for added volume or can be performed solely. It can be administered by a cosmetic doctor with few small anti wrinkle injections chosen carefully into the orbicularis oris muscle. around the lip border.
Lip Flip Treatment with anti wrinkle injections is an excellent way for patients to achieve fuller lips before committing to a different long-lasting lip filler treatments. This treatment also softens peri oral line (lipstick lines) by making the muscle relaxed and can make wrinkles less likely to form around the mouth.
In addition to this, lip flip is considerably cheaper than dermal fillers with lesser risks and has no downtime. The procedure would only take 15-20 minutes with minimal discomfort and the effects can last approximately 3-4 months.
What Should I Expect for Lip Flip Procedure?
You will be booked in for a consultation with our cosmetic doctor to have a detailed discussion about the entire treatment and desired results. The cosmetic doctor will also have to check on your medical history to see if Lip Flip treatment will be safe to perform.
After consultation, photos of the targeted area before performing the treatment will be taken and will be kept as a confidential file. It will be used to compare with after treatment photos with you and the cosmetic doctor. The lip flip before and after photos will be reviewed by you and the doctor after the Lip Flip treatment has done.
Prior to performing Lip Flip treatment, the lips will be cleaned thoroughly with a cleaning solution. Next, a topical or numbing cream will be applied for up to 15 minutes. Once the lips become numb, the lips will be cleaned again and the injections will be performed.
There are several techniques that can be done to achieve best results and the cosmetic doctor will focus on the targeted areas to achieve desired results. Lip filler can also be used to improve the lip size, lip symmetry and can add more volume to the lips. It also helps improve overall lips shape.
It is essential to be aware of the fluid breathing cycle in and out of your nose which aids in comfort levels. After the Lip Flip treatment has been performed, the cosmetic doctor will apply ice on the treated area to prevent the lips from swelling.
After treatments, you will receive an after care guide through email and can be booked in for a 7-day, 30-day and 90-day review to see the progress and check the area.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Does Anti Wrinkle Injections Lip Flip hurt?
Numbing cream can be applied to the lips prior to the treatment. The level of pain that could be felt will depend on the tolerance of the patient. The cosmetic doctor will check in on your comfort level from time to time during the Lip Flip treatment. For women, it is not recommended to book an appointment for the treatment a week before and during period as pain sensitivity will be high.
Can I receive Lip Flip along with dermal fillers?
Yes. Some patients like to have lip flip treatments before deciding to have lip fillers. It will give them the idea how the treatment is being done as well as the results that it can give. There are patients who want to have Best to have a consultation with the cosmetic doctor to see the most suited procedure for you.
What are the downsides?
Lip flip or Anti Wrinkle Injections for lips are not suited for certain patients such as musicians who uses their mouth to play musical instruments and also speakers who have to make speeches most of the time. There are also people who do not want the feeling of mouth muscle being relaxed.
When do I need to come back for another treatment?
The longevity of the anti wrinkle injection can vary from patient to patient, but it can last anywhere between 3-4 months. The cosmetic doctor can discuss it with you during assessment and prior to performing the procedure.
Are there any risks involved?
You will experience bruises on the injection areas and might feel muscle weakness temporarily. There are also mild side effects which are likely to subside within 14 days.
How much does the procedure cost?
Lip Flip starts from $189. The cosmetic doctor will be with you during the entire process – from assessment to review appointments.
Any preparations that I have to do prior to coming in to the clinic?
You should not do extreme activities 24 hours prior to the session and should not drink alcohol as these might increase bruising. Medications such as Vitamin E and Aspirin should be avoided a week before the session.