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Lip Injections - Information and FAQs





John Q. Cook, M.D.

Chicago 312-751-2112
Winnetka 847-446-7562
There are many fillers that can be used in the lip depending on the patients lip structure and they way they pull the obicularis oris (lip muscle). Fillers in the the lip can include: Restylane®, Juvederm® Ultra, Restylane® Refyne, Juvederm® Ultra Plus, Volbella®, and Restylane® Silk.

The injector will choose the corresponding filler according the the patients anatomy and the desires.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does it hurt?

At WBI, we do our best to make your experience very comfortable. A topical numbing cream will be applied and left on for 15-20 minutes. The filler also has lidocaine inside for additional numbing.

How long does it last?

Depending on the filler chosen by your Injector Specialist, most lip fillers are FDA approved between 6 months to 12 months.

How long is the appointment?

The appointment will take about 45 minutes from start to finish. Our office will send out your pre and post-injection instruction with consent prior to coming in.

Video: Lip Enhancement

Areas for treatment in the zones of the lips include: