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Medically reviewed by Lorcan Sheppard BSc MBBS FRCA, Chief Medical Officer for The Private Clinic of Harley Street, London.
Last Reviewed June 15th 2023
Dermal lip filler treatment or lip augmentation can add extra lip volume, plumpness and definition to the lips enhancing the shape of the mouth.
- Thin lips due to genetics or age due to loss of collagen can be enhanced
- Smokers lines above the lips can be reduced or softened
- A voluminous pout can be achieved with a dermal lip treatment
- A natural lip line can be achieved so less lip pencil is needed
At The Private Clinic our specialist medical team will advise you on the best lip filler options for what you are hoping to achieve. We’ve treated thousands of patients and have many years of experience.
Treatment is only performed by highly qualified and trained doctors, nurses or surgeons here at The Private Clinic to ensure that you only receive the best lip filler results.
What are the benefits of Dermal Lip Filler
- We can add more volume into the lips and increase the fullness of thin lips
- We can improve lip definition
- Can create a more defined smile
- We can create a more defined smile
- We can help you achieve a more youthful, rejuvenated appearance
- Fills fine lines (smokers lines / lipstick lines) around the mouth
We also offer Lip Lift procedures. This ideal for those who are looking to add definition and height to lip. The surgical procedure reduces the area between the nose and top lip. Find out more here.
Lip Fillers at a glance
24 – 48 hours
No. of Treatments
4 – 13 months
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Lip Filler Before & After
Take a look at our Before and After photos to see our dermal lip filler results.
What to Expect
The Private Clinic has been treating patients for over 40 years with thousands of people placing their trust in us each year. We pride ourselves on being able to offer a personalised service. We have a team of friendly nurses and expert surgeons who understand the importance of this decision and will support you throughout your journey with us.
Lip Filler Consultation
Our medical practitioner will discuss what type of lip shape you want and what lip shape can be achieved.
Dermal lip filler treatment involves injecting into your lips or surrounding borders a solution that contains Hyaluronic Acid. This helps to define the natural lip shape and restore volume and fullness.
The amount of filler used will depend on the look that you want to achieve. We pride ourselves on providing patients will natural looking filler results.
At The Private Clinic we only use the highest quality brand of temporary fillers Including Teoxane® and Juvederm® from reputable manufacturers such as Galderma and Allergan who are known for their superior standards. To speak to our medical experts about lip filler click here.
Lip Filler Treatment
If you choose to have numbing cream applied before your lip filler treatment this will be applied ahead of your procedure. Once ready, hyaluronic acid-based dermal fillers which are a smooth gel will then be injected into the treatment area by our fully-trained medical professionals.
There are different treatment options for dermal lip filler which include;
- Upper lip
- Lower lip
- Vermillion border/lip line filler
- Oral commissures/lip corners
- Vertical lines/smokers lines
- Philtral columns
- Cupids bow
After your Lip Filler Treatment
The results from dermal lip filler are instant however swelling and redness are very common after treatment but these will usually subside within a week.
There is not much downtime associated with dermal lip filler. You may have swelling or bruising post-treatment but many patients return to work after treatment.
We advise that you avoid strenuous exercise for 4-6 hours, avoid touching your face for 6 hours including applying make-up, minimise your sun exposure and protect yourself with SPF.
The best option is to book a consultation at one of our clinics local to you.