Discover how much lip fillers cost across the UK, how long they last and how to choose the right clinic for your treatment.
So, how much will the search for a plump pout cost you? If you’re thinking about a lip filler and how much lip fillers are in the UK, here is a quick run-down of everything you need to know.
Lip fillers have never been so popular. 2018 saw a clear rise in lip augmentation procedures carried out amongst women and men of all ages. Kylie Jenner became a social media sensation when she suddenly sported a much fuller, plumper pout sparking an uproar of media speculation that the star had lip fillers.
While many wish to emulate Kylie’s new pout, there’s a quiet revolution taking place. Lip fillers can be a as subtle or as bold as you like, and many are using them as a quick confidence boost to subtly enhance their natural beauty.
It’s no surprise when you consider that lip filler procedures are now easier and quicker than ever to carry out.
A dermal filler is a soft injectable tissue that sits under the skin and is used in other cosmetic procedures such as to plump lips, straighten noses or define the cheeks.
However, when done by a trusted practitioner, temporary lip fillers UK are usually very safe.
Nevertheless, as with all cosmetic procedures, there is a small chance of risks such as:
Movement or displacement of filler
A rash, swelling or bruising
In rare cases, the filler may form into lumps under the skin
In very rare cases, the filler may block a blood vessel
Types of material and how long they last:
Collagen – 3 to 4 months
Hyaluronic acid – 4 to 6 months
Calcium hydroxylapatite – Around 18 months
Poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) – Up to 2 years
Please note that the more permanent the filler, the higher the chance of complications. Check with your cosmetic practitioner if you are unsure of which procedure is right for you.
Pain threshold is different to each individual but the pain should only ever be mild-moderate.
If you are in pain, tell your clinician as soon as you can. If this isn’t possible, see your GP or head to your nearest A&E if any unusual symptoms occur.
However, many who undertake the procedure are able to visit a clinic on a lunch break and return to their normal routine immediately.
How much lip fillers cost UK may depend on location. For instance, central London may charge higher prices than a clinic outside of London.
If you would like a non-surgical facial treatment but are concerned about lip filler cost, Dermamina have a range of finance options available at their London clinics.
All treatments are by Mina, a professional facial technician who has a medical background.
Interested in lip fillers? Contact us here if you have any questions or queries.
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