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What is Lip Filler?
Lip filler is the process of injecting dermal filler into the inner part and around the lips, which is performed to shape the lip structure or add volume to the lips. The filler used during this procedure, which is an aesthetic intervention, is hyaluronic acid, which is known for giving volume to the skin. Hyaluronic acid, which also keeps the skin smooth while repairing tissues, has a structure compatible with lip tissue. This method applied with hyaluronic acid shows itself as the most natural lip filler application among lip aesthetics methods.
What Are the Types of Lip Fillers?
There are two types of lip fillers such as; temporary and permanent lip fillers. Besides, these varieties have different names, depending on the desired shape of the lips. For a permanent lip-filling process, the silicone process is applied to the lips. For the temporary lip-filling process, different fillers can be used. However, the most preferred filling material is hyaluronic acid.
We can list the types of lip fillers with different names as follows:
Aphrodite Type Lip Filler: This type of lip filler takes its name from Aphrodite, the goddess of beauty. Aphrodite-type lips stand out as aesthetic and attractive lips with a plump appearance. When applying this type of lip filler, first of all, the facial features and facial structure of the person are taken into account. When doing this, it is aimed that the lips fit the face and are in full harmony.
Hera Type Lip Filler: This type of lip filler takes its name from Hera, the goddess of marriage. With Hera-type lip filler, a more symmetrical, vibrant, and plump lip structure is achieved. This type of lip filler is made by observing the facial features of the person and the golden ratio.
Venus Type Lip Filler: This type of lip filler takes its name from Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. Venus-type lip filler aims for a more natural and simple look compared to Aphrodite and Hera-type lip filler. Again, this lip filler, which is made by taking into account the calculations of the golden ratio of the face, allows individuals with a thin facial structure to achieve a more natural and aesthetic appearance.
Eros Type Lip Filler: This type of lip filler takes its name from cupid Eros. In the Eros-type lip filler procedure, the goal is to make the line located in the upper part of the upper lip, called the Eros arc, curve outward to give a more defined and fuller appearance.
Why Is Lip Filler Applied? Who Shouldn’t Get Lip Filler Applied?
Due to the effect of aging, the amount of collagen, elastin tissue, and hyaluronic acid in the skin begins to decrease. The lip filler procedure applied to eliminate this deficiency is not suitable for pregnant women, those with inflammatory skin problems, and those who have herpes problems. However, it can be easily applied to anyone other than that. Another reason for applying lip filler is to eliminate the problems of lip edge sagging, which can also occur due to the effect of aging. Apart from these, lip filler can be applied to anyone who wants to shape or plump their lips and has symmetry problems in their lips.
How is Lip Filling Applied?
Before starting the lip filling process, the lip shape suitable for the structure of the face is determined first. At least half an hour before the start of the application, an anesthetic cream is applied to the lip area to apply the procedure painlessly. The process of injecting the filler is done with the help of a needle with a fairly thin tip. This application, which ends in a short time, takes place painlessly and easily.
Lip filler is not a procedure that is applied to the same part of the lip in every individual. It is a procedure applied to the red area at the bottom or top of the lip or the area given the name of the contour. After this procedure, which is applied using different techniques, the volume of the lips increases in a short time, and the lips become defined.
Frequently Asked Questions About Lip Fillers
How long does the lip filler process take?
The lip filling process, which takes place painlessly with the help of a very thin needle, takes an average of 30 minutes.
Is lip filler permanent?
In the mind of almost everyone who is thinking about having lip fillers, ‘Is lip filler temporary? Can we get a permanent look after having lip filler done?” there are question marks such as. Lip aesthetics, which is applied to achieve a plump, smooth and expressive appearance of the lip structure, can be performed in different methods and various forms. Lip filler applied with natural hyaluronic acid is a very reliable and healthy application. However, lip filler is not permanent.
What is the process after lip filling?
After the lip filler application, you can start to see the effects of the application immediately. After lip filling, partial bruises and swelling may appear in the lip area. This situation is extremely natural. These swellings usually disappear within a few days at most. However, although sometimes it seems that it lasts up to a week, swelling and edema completely disappear within two weeks. The necessary controls are performed 1-2 weeks after the lip filling process is completed. While these controls are taking place, retouching can also be applied if necessary.