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Written by Dr. Russo

The lips can be a very attractive feature on the human face. Have you always wanted your lips to look a bit fuller and more attractive? Would you like to tweak them a bit and keep it natural? There is a cosmetic procedure that does just that: lip flips with Botox!

Expert facial cosmetic surgeon Dr. Russo and his highly skilled team in Champaign-Urbana dedicate themselves to help you feel better in your skin. Feeling self-conscious about your lips is a thing of the past. As a board-certified facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Russo has many experiences to meet the aesthetic goals of his clients. If you want to enhance your lips just a bit and feel like you, lip flips might be the right procedure for you.

What are Lip Flips?

Lip flips is a rather new procedure that gained popularity in the last years. Botox treatments are one of the most popular cosmetic treatment as it is safe, has little downtime and gives fast results to combat fine lines and wrinkles. During a lip flip procedure, small quantities of Botox are injected at the corners of the mouth and at the top near the Cupid’s bow. Botox injections relax the muscle of the upper lip, the orbicularis oris. This allows the top lip to gently ‘roll-out’ and creates the illusion of more volume.

Choose a safe procedure: Lip Flips in Champaign-Urbana

Even if the lip flips procedure is gentle and safe, you should choose a board-certified doctor to administer the Botox. The key to the most natural results is the strategic injection of the exact amount of Botox. Some people are scared to have their lips frozen and being unable to drink or kiss in the weeks after the procedure. If you choose the right board-certified doctor who is experienced with the treatment you have nothing to worry about. Dr. Russo highly recommends lip flips in Champaign-Urbana for people who just want that little, enhancing touch-up but are not keep on choosing lip implants or lip fillers.

Before and after Lip Flips

There is not much preparation involved to have lip flips in Champaign-Urbana. The standard health requirements that apply for injectable procedures and Botox treatment, also apply to lip flips with Botox. If you have any medical condition or use any medication, share it with your doctor so he can decide if this influences the procedure. Intake of alcohol, aspirin or blood thinners is not recommended in the days before and after the treatment to reduce swelling.

Benefits of Lip Flips with Botox

A great advantage of this procedure is that it is safe and short. Also called a lunch break procedure, lip flips injections only take 10 minutes and have no downtime. You can proceed with your daily activities right away. The change it very subtle and will give full results in the course of a week. Many people receive compliments after the treatment. Mostly about their fresh look. People will not suspect any Botox injections as the results are so subtle and natural. You will look like you, only better. The results last for 3 months and the procedure can be repeated.

Where can I get Lip Flips in Champaign-Urbana?

If you want to enhance your lips in a natural and subtle way, the first step is to find a doctor YOU trust with the right skills. Lip flips should be performed by a board-certified doctor to have safe results. Dr. Russo is a board-certified facial plastic surgeon specialized in skin care treatments and advanced injectable therapy. Book a consultation to find out if lip flips with Botox is the right treatment for you.