Ways to Get Fuller and Plumper Lips

Ways to Get Fuller and Plumper Lips

A lot of people want to have fuller and plumper lips just like Hollywood A-lister Angelina Jolie. Here at K Plastic Surgery, Dr. Kayastha performs lip augmentation in Albany to give patients the lips they have always wanted. There are surgical and non-surgical ways to augment the lips and we have outlined your options to give you a better idea of how you can have fuller lips.

Injectable Fillers

Hyaluronic acid fillers can be used to improve the shape, structure, and volume of the lips. Restylane and Perlane are examples of hyaluronic acid dermal fillers that can be used to plump the lips. The results last for about six months. Follow-up injections are needed to maintain results.

With injectable fillers the amount injected is controllable, giving the doctor better control when it comes to creating the patient’s desired lip volume. Treatments can also be gradual until results are achieved. Furthermore, lumps and bumps easily dissolve.

Lip Implants

Fuller lips can also be achieved by using lip implants. Implants are more invasive than injectable fillers. Then again, they also offer long-lasting results.

Fat Grafting

Your own fat can be used to add fullness to the lips. Fat is extracted from spots where excess fat is found like your abdomen, buttocks, or thighs. The extracted fat is re-injected into a different area that needs filling. The procedure also offers long-lasting results.

Keep in mind that these three methods of lip augmentation come with risks. If you are interested in having fuller lips and want to learn more about these procedures, the risks involved, and know which method is perfect for you, request an appointment with Dr. Kayastha today by calling 518-346-0002 today. You are a step closer to having plumper lips!


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Dr. Kayastha is a board certified plastic surgeon who serves Albany, NY and the entire Capital Region. Dr. Kayastha completed his undergraduate studies at Cornell University and graduated with distinction in all subjects. He then attended medical school at SUNY Buffalo. During his time in Buffalo he also completed a fellowship in surgical pathology at Roswell Park. Following medical school Dr. Kayastha gained a much sought after position in the Michigan State-Grand Rapids integrated plastic surgery residency. After finishing residency training Dr. Kayastha completed a one year fellowship in hand and microsurgery at the Buncke Clinic in San Francisco. To round out his training before starting private practice Dr. Kayastha spent an additional 6 months learning from some of the best cosmetic surgeons in San Francisco. Dr. Kayastha is Board Certified in Plastic Surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.