FAQs About Lip Injections
Q: How do lip fillers in Toronto work?
Lip fillers injected by a highly trained medical injector is a quick way to provide fuller lips. These minimally invasive treatments can also treat moderate to severe facial wrinkles, including smoothing marionette lines around the mouth. Juvéderm products and others are temporary hyaluronic acid lip fillers for Toronto patients. Hyaluronic acid is a popular substance with Cosmetic Medical professionals as it is a naturally occurring ingredient in the skin efficient for retaining moisture and softness and adding volume. At Canada MedLaser Clinics, we tailor any lip injections in Toronto for your desired outcome. These procedures are quick and relatively non-invasive with your health care expert injecting lip fillers in and around your lips. We may suggest numbing injection areas for your added comfort. After lip injections, it’s important not to put pressure on the lips, so the treatment can settle evenly. You will experience results instantly, but swelling may occur soon after injections and may take a few days to subside. You should see some results immediately, but also remember that there is some swelling involved.
Q. Will my lips feel weird with lip fillers?
If done correctly, your lips with lip fillers do not feel much different than real lips. This similar sensation is because the active ingredient is completely natural, so lips feel natural as well, even during kissing.
Q: Do lip injections hurt?
Initially, lip injections feel like a pinch. The lip fillers sting as it is injected. After your lip injections in Toronto, the doctor will massage your lips, ice them for 10 minutes, and then let you go about your day.
Q: What happens during a consultation for lip fillers in Toronto?
During a consultation for lip fillers by Toronto health care specialists, we will discuss your desired outcome, administer a medical exam, and discuss your options. They will go over all facets of how we do lip injections in Toronto clinics, including the risks, cost, benefits, and technique.
Q: Where do you perform lip injections in Toronto?
Canada MedLaser Clinics have two convenient locations for lip fillers in Toronto: Lip Fillers in Toronto (West Toronto Location): 395 Queen Street West Toronto, Ontario M5V 2A5, Canada 647- 493-3131 Lip Fillers in Vaughan (Vaughan Location): Address: 2780, Highway 7, #110, Vaughan, Ontario – L4K 3R9, Canada Phone: 647- 493-3176
Q: How bad is the swelling and bruising with Lip Fillers in Toronto?
Some slight bleeding and bruising at the site of injection is expected and normal. These bruises should fade after five to seven days. It is important to have an experienced injector perform the procedure for optimal, safe results.
Q. Can I get something for pain before lip injections in Toronto?
Many lip fillers in Toronto have lidocaine built into the formula. You can also choose to have your lips numbed before lip injections with an aesthetic cream or nerve block. The injector can numb your lips with an injection into the gums ( like a dentist), or you can opt for a topical numbing cream.
Q. How much work must I miss due to lip injections in Toronto?
Probably none because there’s almost no downtime. Our lip injections for Toronto residents take about twenty minutes, and the numbing will start to wear off after another 15 minutes. You can return to your daily life afterward but shouldn’t make any big plans for at least three days in case you bruise.
Q: How long does it take to see results from lip injections in Toronto?
You should see the results immediately. Your lips will swell initially, but you’ll see the effects of lip fillers quickly. After 24 hours your lips will settle, and the swelling will subside. Then your lips and your facial beauty will be enhanced for the next few months.
Q: Are results of lip injections in Toronto permanent?
No, lip injections in Toronto are not permanent, but if you allow your injector to schedule a series of lip injections, you can experience natural looking full lips indefinitely. By stacking lip injections in Toronto, not only can you maintain enhanced lips, but natural HA production may take effect, and fewer injections may be needed.
Q. What if I don’t like the results of HA lip injections?
You can erase the effects of HA fillers if you don’t like how your lips look after lip injections in Toronto. Because hyaluronic acid is not permanent, your health care professional can inject an enzyme called hyaluronidase. The enzyme will dissolve the lip filler in five minutes if you’re unhappy with the results.
Q. Do I have to have both lips done at the same time?
No, you can choose the areas of your lips where you’d like the focus to be. Whether you want to do both lips, just the bottom lip, or the middle of the top lip, you can treat wherever you and your injector decide will be best for your facial beauty.
Q. What happens if I stop having lip injections?
When patients decide to stop getting lip injections in Toronto, their lips return to their original state. The lips will not turn into wrinkly, sagging skin bags as some assert. However, the HA lip fillers injected into your lips has been clinically proven to promote more HA production at the injection sites so that the lips could remain a bit larger naturally.
Q. Will lip biting effect lip fillers after lip injections?
After lip fillers are placed, it takes time for the injection sites to heal and the lip fillers to settle to minimize the risk of infection and any movement of the lip filler. Two days is usually enough time for lip fillers to settle into the areas where they will stay.
Q. Can lip injections cause cold sores?
Trauma can induce cold sores to activate. Traumas can include needle punctures like lip injections for lip fillers, sun exposure, and stress. The risk of a cold sore is promptly after an injection. Patients with a history of cold sores on their lips would recommend taking Valtrex in the morning and evening of the procedure day. We ask about cold sore history during our consultation to prevent reactivation of the virus.
Q. What do consultations for lip injections in Toronto cost?
At Canada MedLaser Clinics, consultations for lip fillers in Toronto are free at our two locations in West Toronto and Vaughan.
Q. Can lip fillers leak after lip injections?
Yes, lip fillers can leak from the lips after injection if there is an opening from which it can leave your lips like a blister, a cold sore, a bite or scratch, and a scab. Don’t manipulate these areas if they appear and see your injector as soon as possible. Sometimes treated lips will swell to the point that the pressure might force some substance out as a clear gel, but it’s not enough to lose the positive aesthetic result.
Q: What causes lips to age?
Well defined, full lips link you with beauty and youth. As we age our lips become deflated, dry, thin, and wrinkled. With time lines often develop above and around the lips, the upper lip lengthens, and the corners of the mouth turn downward. Heredity, gender, sun exposure, and smoking contribute to lips aging.
Q: What causes duck lips following lip injections?
Over inflation of the lips with lip fillers in Toronto will cause unnatural and unattractive duck or sausage lips. It is important to choose an experienced injector who has experience with lip aesthetics for lip injections with natural results.
Q: Are there any precautions before your injections with lip fillers in Toronto?
You may be a candidate for lip injections in Toronto if you are healthy and are not taking blood thinners or medications that decrease your immunity. Pregnant or breastfeeding women or patients with a history of severe allergies or keloids are not ideal candidates for lip fillers in Toronto. Patients with a history of herpes simplex on the lips will need an antiviral medication before and following lip injections to prevent outbreaks.
Q: What are the risks from lip injections with hyaluronic acid lip fillers in Toronto?
Choosing an experienced dermal filler injector is key to minimize risks of HA lip injections in Toronto. Risks of lip injections include allergic reaction, scarring, nerve injury, infection, herpes outbreak, pain, bruising, swelling, and bumps. While aesthetic medical clinics perform lip injections in Toronto quite often, controlled studies have established the safety, and effectiveness of lip fillers in Toronto and all of Canada.
Q: When will lip fillers wear off?
Lip fillers in Toronto, like Juvederm and Revanesse will last at different time intervals. This period depends on how deep lip fillers are injected and where. Your metabolism and lip activity has an impact on lip filler break down as well. We find most patients have three to six months before a repeat session is necessary, but we’ve also seen longer periods happen. Patients who want it gone before the lip fillers wear off, there is the product hyaluronidase which can dissolve the lip filler for you. Do lip fillers cause wrinkles? There is zero evidence the use of injectable lip fillers in Toronto will lead to the formation of wrinkles when the product is naturally absorbed. It is possible that pre-existing wrinkles will be more apparent after product resorption. Clinical tests have proven that the repeated use of lip fillers may lead the development of new collagen which could, in theory, decrease the onset of wrinkle development. Do lip fillers move after my lip injections in Toronto are completed? Lip fillers in Toronto are powerful dermal fillers that add volume to the lips Because of its soft texture; it can be used successfully on the lips. Your injector must take care when injecting into the lips as lip tissue is thin and have powerful lip muscles right underneath. Proper lip injections in Toronto prevent lip fillers from moving out of the lip area. However, if lip fillers are unevenly injected, you may notice asymmetry. You should have an experienced health care professional assess this area and determine if it can be corrected by additional filler, or by the injection of a hyaluronidase solution to help break up the lip fillers. Are all lip fillers suitable for lip augmentation? No, fillers with higher volume are optimal for lip fillers in Toronto.