Lip Reduction Surgery
Q: Can lip size be reduced without surgery?
A: No, it is possible only with surgery.
Q: How is a lip reduction done?
A: The entire surgery is performed under local anesthesia. Portions of your lips are taken out and stitched back.
Q: Will I have scars after a lip reduction surgery?
A: Any surgical process produces scars but in the lips these are not usually visible.
Q: What are the advantages of lip reduction?
A: Thinner lips, thinning of unsightly lips, correction of lip drooping.
Q: What can I expect after a lip reduction?
A: You will have quite a bit of swelling after the procedure. The stitches will fall off after a few days and the final result would be assessed around 6 months after surgery. Initially the lip would appear firm and lack sensation but these would improve over time.