What Is Lip Flip?
A lip flip is an aesthetic treatment, using Botox, which relaxes the muscles of the upper lip creating a fuller smile or more voluminous pout. During this treatment, Botox is injected into targeted areas of your upper lip to relax muscles that contribute to a disappearing upper lip while smiling. This type of treatment is quick, approximately 20 minutes, and can be performed on your lunch hour.
How is the Lip Flip Different Than Fillers?
Using Botox in the lip produces a much different result than using a dermal filler. Fillers are used when the desire is to achieve increased volume or size to your lips, even adjust shape and contour. . A neuromodulator treatment, such as Botox, has a more subtle effect and can be a nice segway treatment if uncertain about fillers. Having a consultation with your provider will help you choose the treatment that’s right for you.
Can You Combine Treatments?
Combination treatments are always a great option when it comes to facial aesthetics. Sometimes the lip-flip is combined with the gummy smile treatment and a bit of added volume achieved with dermal fillers has the potential for an overall beautiful look. Please speak with our aesthetic experts to discuss all of your treatment options for the most Enriched outcome.
How Often Will I Need This Treatment?
Botox results take approximately 7-10 days for full effect and may be repeated as often as every 2-3 months as desired.
Things to Avoid After Botox
Avoid rubbing or touching your lips for a minimum of four hours. Be mindful to avoid spicy foods, hot water, or any other potential irritants on your lips is recommended. For an equally great result we always advise keeping your skin well hydrated. and avoid harsh exfoliants
Who Is a Good Candidate for the Lip Flip?
If you are someone who desires a subtle lip enhancement, providing a bit more upper lip “show” without adding too much volume or altering the shape of your lip, then this may be the right treatment for you.
Love Your Smile
A Botox lip flip is a unique treatment that subtly enhances the appearance of the upper lip creating the illusion of increased fullness without using a dermal filler. This treatment is a great option, results will vary based on age and activity level, though includes no social downtime! Achieve that perfect smile today at Enriched Aesthetics, Morristown, New Jersey.