Full, well-shaped lips can help give you a great smile and pout, and weather to opt for a surgical or non-surgical procedure is an important consideration for candidates in the Charlotte, NC area. Similarly important is finding a surgeon who understands your needs and desires, and a safe, comfortable medical facility.
There is an array of non-invasive and non-surgical procedures, injectable fillers being the most popular. The primary fillers are Restylne, Juvederm, and Radiesse. Radiesse can be used to plump and smooth the skin, returning the volume that is lost with aging. Restylane is often considered the best option for lip filling. Results typically last for 6 to 8 months. Lastly, Juvederm lasts for up to one year
There are many options for surgical lip augmentation, reshaping, and reconstruction. The three most common surgeries are implantable dermis, a dermal allograft, and a lip lift. During their surgical consultation, patients can discuss various options available, and review pros and cons to determine the best method. Surgery is normally performed at an in-office operating-room environment, and most patients can go back to work after several days.
As Charlotte’s most experienced facial plastic surgeon, Dr. M. Sean Freeman has specialized in lip enhancement procedures since 1988, employing state-of-the-art techniques refined over many years of practice. Residents in the Charlotte, NC and surrounding areas trust Dr. Freeman to delivery top quality results and excellent care for their various lip enhancements, so much so that RealSelf.com has named him a Top Doctor.