Men who are looking to plump out their thinning lips can do so with lip fillers. Dr. Levine helps men achieve “believable beauty” by carefully measuring the lips and masterfully injecting the filler into her patients, as you can see below.
Restylane® Silk is the newest approved addition to the Restylane® family. It contains smaller, smoother particles than the rest of the Restylane® fillers to provide subtle lip enhancement and smooth lines around the mouth.
How long does a treatment take?+
A typical treatment takes 15 – 30 minutes, depending on the areas being treated. Depending on your goals, you may need follow up treatments.
Is it painful?+
Restylane-L contain lidocaine to keep you comfortable during treatment. Some patients may feel a slight discomfort, depending on their pain threshold.
How long do the results last?+
*Results can last up to a year.
How long is the recovery process?+
*Restylane® fillers provide immediate results with no downtime. Immediately after the treatment, you may experience redness, pain, tenderness, swelling, bruising, itching and/or discoloration. These side effects typically last less than 7 days in nasolabial folds and up to 2 weeks in the lips.
Are there any risks?+
As with any injection procedure, there is a small risk of infection. We take great care to ensure that this risk is minimized. Any patient with a known allergy to lidocaine should not use Restylane-L or Perlane-L, however is able to use Restylane®.