Getting the perfect pout doesn’t have to be daunting. With the right injector, you can get more plump and luscious lips while still looking natural! Below you’ll find a few do’s and don’ts, as well as some popular FAQs about getting the lips you’ve always wanted via hyaluronic acid fillers. Let’s dive in!
At Toronto’s Elements Spa, we specialize in offering all of our clients a tailored experience that best pairs with their desired look and existing lips. Clients are advised to consider their hydration levels before and after getting fillers in order to help improve the body’s natural ability to heal and regenerate. This will also help with any swelling that can occur which is normal and to be expected. Clients can also take an arnica homeopathic remedy prior, as well as a few days after the session. Arnica is a natural homeopathic supplement that helps the body heal, especially in relation to swelling, bruising, and any minor injuries.
Preparing For Your Filler Appointment
We advise that clients refrain from any blood thinners up to a week before their session. That would include some pain medications including Aspirin, Ibuprofen, and Advil. Clients should also resist the temptation to touch or rub their lips after their session as that can move the fresh filler around and cause irregularities and assymetry. A strenuous workout should also be avoided for at least 1-2 days after your session. This will ensure the lips don’t receive an increase in blood flow and also allow the body to naturally decrease any inflammation in the area.
How Long Do Fillers Last?
Lip fillers can last up to approximately 12 months depending on the client. We all metabolize things in our body differently and uniquely so comparing how long a specific hyaluronic acid filler will last in one client versus another is not ideal or accurate. Fillers can also be used for areas around the mouth including fine lines around the lips that may have been caused by a history of smoking.
Lip Filler At Elements Spa
The most important factor that will get you the perfect pout is your injector! At Toronto’s Elements Spa, our medically-trained specialists are led by board-certified cosmetic plastic surgeon Dr. Adibfar. We pride ourselves in giving our clients what they desire with results that are still natural-looking and conservative. We never want our clients to look like they ‘had something done’ or that they received injections.
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Dr. Adibfar and his specialists will determine which hyaluronic acid filler is best suited to your lips and skin type, as well as the appropriate amount of filler. In the hands of an inexperienced injector, your lips can look unnatural and you may experience unnecessary bruising, swelling, and complications from your session. Always do your research and choose an experienced and conservative injector to ensure the best results possible and the perfect pout for you!
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