Lip Augmentation – Facts and Figures

Lip Augmentation


Lip augmentation creates a fuller pout and can reduce lines around the mouth.

Lip Augmentation – Outpatient Surgery
Description: Procedure that creates fuller, plumper lips and reduces fine lines around the mouth.  Lips may be injected with fat or soft-tissue fillers that are collagen- or hyaluronic-acid-based.
Average Cost: $600 – $3,500
Length of Surgery: 1 Hour
Anesthesia: Local
Recovery Time: Immediate return to work.
Treatment Frequency: Every 3-9 months for injectable fillers; fat injections last longer and 30%-50% remain permanently.
Risks: Vary depending on filler used.  Potential allergic reactions, asymmetry, bleeding, or migration of fillers.
Duration of Results: Temporary

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