There is an art to lip enhancement. Who you choose to do your injections can mean the difference between getting the dreaded over-filled duck look or a fuller, natural-looking pout. The key to a natural, beautiful lip enhancement is in the injector’s approach. Patients at every age have different goals and motivations.
For patients in their early 20s, it can be the need for better facial balance and fuller lips. For an older patient, an enhancement can address volume loss, a blurry lip line and wrinkles around the mouth. We reached out to New York dermatologist Marina Peredo, MD, to find out which issues patients are facing in each decade and how she approaches lip enhancement at every age.
In Their 20s:
According to Dr Peredo, patients in their 20s most often have issues of genetic lip imperfections like asymmetry, thin lips, a gummy smile or their expression might appear … Read the rest