How long does a Belotero® Lips treatment take?
First our Nurse Injector will ask you questions about your medical history, current medications, and any other relevant medical information. You will also have the opportunity to discuss what your specific concerns are regarding your lips and a treatment plan will be presented to you. During the treatment session, the product is injected into the lip using a very fine needle. The treatment is quickly, typically taking about 30 minutes.
Does the Belotero® Lips treatment hurt?
Some people may experience mild discomfort during treatment. All Belotero® fillers are available with lidocaine in order to maximize your comfort.
Will the treated area become hard or feel unnatural?
The advantage of Belotero® Lips is that the products integrate so readily into your own tissue that you are unlikely to feel the substance when you touch your lips.
How soon can I return to my daily activities?
There is very little to no downtime involved in the Belotero® Lips procedure. In fact most patients return to their normal, daily activies right after their visit.
How long does Belotero® Lips last?
The advantage of Belotero® Lips is that the results are long-lasting between 6 to 9 months, but not permanent. Duration depends on many factors including lifestyle and age. After intial treatment, follow-up sessions are recommended. During your follow-up visit, your Nurse Injector may decide to inject more product in order to improve the appearance of the initial treatment.
What are the side effects of Belotero® Lips?
Any injectable treatment may be accompanied by some minor redness, swelling or bruising. These effects are temporary and should not affect your normal activities, however it is good idea to schedule your treatment at least two weeks before any major social engagement. Most patients are able to resume regular activities immediately after the treatment.