As we age, the volume in our lips reduces.This is multi-factorial and is due to both extrinsic and intrinsic factors. The intrinsic ageing process results in a loss of collagen and elastin resulting in thinner lips whilst extrinsic factors such as pollution and smoking can also contribute to loss of volume.
Other common lip concerns include asymmetry, poor definition or the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the lip area, all of which can be treated using a combination of approaches.
Lip enhancement is often a treatment that patients are anxious about undergoing as there is a concern about developing a protruded or unnatural lip contour.
Dr Fiona firmly believes less is more in this area and works to create a natural shape suited to your face.
Treatments which may help address these concerns include: