Over time we may start to see lines from the border of the lips, particularly the upper lip, often extending up vertically. Quite often referred to as smokers lines, despite these lines being given this name and common thinking that this is the main factor, these lines are also due to volume loss with age and the repetitive pursing of the lips. Smoking however is known to be a contributory factor.
Treatments for this area will be determined via an in depth consultation with your clinician. however may include one, or a combination of the treatments listed below;
Dermal fillers can be placed directly into the problematic lines, the border of the lip or both.
Botulinum toxin can halt the repetitive muscle action contributing to these lines.
Sublative skin rejuvenation laser treatment uses Fractionated Radio Frequency Energies to deliver an effective but controlled resurfacing treatment to further minimise lines and wrinkles.