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The lip lift is designed to trim excess length between your nose and upper lip. A procedure that resolves this very common issue and can improve the profile and quality of life of an individual.
A lip lift may be right for you if you have noticed the upper lip area of your face seems unusually long, seems to affect your ability to speak clearly or if your upper lip seems to weigh "heavily" on your lower lip and/or teeth. The lip lift can also help those who have little show of their teeth when smiling.
The average downtime is roughly 3 -5 days, the first two days consist of swelling and discomfort the following day or two it is usual to have trouble eating and residual swelling, bruising is likely to appear at this stage as your swelling starts to subside. Swelling gcan last upwards of two weeks, gradually reducing daily, bruising can last up to several weeks depending upon the indiviudal.
Deciding to have any surgical procedure done is an individualized decision that should be made between you and Dr. Capuano. Feel free to call our office and schedule a consultation with Dr. Capuano, he will evaluate your concern and let you know if you are a candidate for the lip lift procedure. You will next meet with our patient care coordinator who will hold your hand through the rest of the process.