What is the procedure for erasing perioral wrinkles / smoker lines?
Perioral wrinkles or smokerlines often appear with age and are produced both by the loss of collagen in the skin and by other factors such as: smoking, excessive sun exposure or dehydration.
Potential patients erasing perioral wrinkles:
The procedure is mainly addressed to patients over 40 years of age, who face, due to genetic or external factors, the loss of volume in the lip area. The intervention is performed by injecting hyaluronic acid into the lips.
How is the fading of perioral wrinkles / smokerlines achieved?
The procedure for erasing perioral wrinkles is performed by injecting hyaluronic acid in the area adjacent to the lips.
The intervention takes about 20 minutes.
During the procedure, the patient will not feel pain or discomfort (the intervention is performed under anesthesia).
The stay is about 9 months, depending on the patient’s body.
To obtain an optimal result, the specialist doctor will give you the best recommendations.
The final result
The result of the perioral wrinkle removal procedure is visible immediately, being a hyaluronic acid filling procedure.
Initially the area will be slightly inflamed, but in just a few days the inflammation will subside.
If the inflammation does not go away or you feel the need to talk to your specialist, we encourage you to do so and contact us.
For an optimal effect, the procedure can be performed together with the filling of the nasolabial folds
Post procedure rules smokers lines
Avoid applying lipstick or makeup to the newly injected area.
Use mountain arnica cream to avoid bruising.
You can apply ice a few hours after the procedure.
Very often, patients are afraid of exaggerated results, which instead of beautifying and harmonizing their features tighten them. At Legacy Med we have a team of specialist doctors, well trained, ready to give you the optimal results you deserve.
We emphasize decency and beauty and are ready to help you become the best version of you, that’s why we are there for you whenever you need, 24/7.
Is there any chance that the hyaluronic acid injected for the smoker lines/perioral wrinkles procedure will migrate?
No, the procedure performed correctly will have a natural, rejuvenated and fresh effect, the risk of acid migration being extremely small, almost impossible. That is why it is extremely important to choose a good, experienced doctor who knows the product and injection techniques very well.
Is smoker lines painful? How long will it take to see the final effect?
No, the procedure is not painful, and its effects are visible immediately after the injection. Of course, at first the area will be slightly inflamed and reddish, but, along the way, it will recede, and the patient can enjoy the final effect, much desired.