Lip Augmentation

in Albany, NY

Why Choose Dr. Kayastha for Your Lip Augmentation?

Who you choose to perform your lip injections is important. They must know what a beautiful lip looks like and have good judgement. Furthermore, they must understand lip anatomy and be able to perform injections safely. Dr. Kayastha is a board certified plastic surgeon who has a special interest in injectables. He performs injections daily and continues to refine his techniques by learning from some of the best injectors in the industry. During your appointment he will carefully interview you to find out what you would like to achieve. After that her will make recommendations on how to best achieve your goals. Injections are done in an non-rushed, careful and thoughtful manner.

What is a Lip Augmentation?

Lip augmentation is a cosmetic procedure, used to enhance the size and shape of the lips. A lip augmentation can involve surgical placement of a silicone implant for permanent results. Dr. Kayastha prefers a nonsurgical approach using fillers to provide a natural result that lasts up to one year.

Who is a Candidate for Lip Augmentation?

Candidates for the lip augmentation are those who would like to  enhance the size or shape of their lips. This can be due to naturally thin lips, or volume loss with age causing the lips to become thinner.  Lip augmentation using fillers adds instant volume to the lips and can smooth vertical lip lines for a more youthful appearance.

What Happens During the Lip Augmentation Procedure?

A lip augmentation with hyaluronic acid fillers like Juvederm is performed in the office. The whole process take 45 minutes to an hour. Your lips will be numbed with intraoral local anesthetic injections so that when they are actually being injected your will feel very little. This allows you to relax completely during your injections.

What Will my Recovery and Results be Like?

When using lip fillers, there is usually no recovery or downtime required. Patients might experience mild side effects like bruising and swelling that should diminish fairly quickly.  The results of a nonsurgical lip augmentation can last for 6-12 months.

To learn more about the lip augmentation and to schedule your consultation with Dr. Kayastha you can either call us at (518)674-9060 or email us.

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11/10 Would Recommend

Dr. Kayastha and his entire staff were very kind and professional from start to finish. He has exceptional attention to detail and really goes above and beyond to ensure that his patients are comfortable and well informed through out the entire process.

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