Genioplasty

Genioplasty means reshaping the chin. In genioplasty surgery, an incision is made from the inside of the lower lip to reach the chin, followed by a horizontal incision on the latter to separate the chin from the main body of the jawbone that houses the teeth. Then, this bone segment...

Lip Augmentation With Fat Injection / Tissue Transfer

Note: Before reading this article, I recommend that you take a look at my article about lip augmentation.The main issue with lip fillers is that they are temporarily effective and the application needs to be repeated every 6 to 12 months. These repetitions are tiring in the long run...

Lip Augmentation

Lip augmentation has been one of the most popular aesthetic practices in recent years. As in all practices that are rapidly becoming popular, facts and myths are intertwined in lip augmentation as well. Let's sort things out.What is Lip Augmentation? Lip filler is the common name for the materials injected into lips...

Deep Volume Loss in the Perioral Area

The perioral area is one of the areas that undergo the most noticeable changes in the aging process. One of the mechanisms effective in the aging of this area is the loss of volume in deep compartments. In the aging process, both the lower jaw (mandible) and upper jaw...

Bichat’s Fat Pad

Plastic surgeons are highly skilled in media, publicity and finding mottos. We do not learn about "marketing" in plastic surgery specialty, but we certainly have the potential to make advertisers jealous. What I love most about this blog is that it gives me the comfort of answering some questions “via a...

Nasolabial Fold

This is the area that patients often describe as “deep wrinkles on both sides of my mouth”. You can find images by typing “nasolabial fold” in Google’s search box. In Latin, nasolabial means "from nose to lip". The nasolabial fold is the anatomical transition line that extends from the edge...

Lip Lift

As one grows older, the upper lip grows longer and flatter. Lengthening of lips is one of the classic signs of facial aging. However, it often does not attract your attention among other signs of aging unless you specifically focus on the lips. The shortening of lips causes the pink...

Current Treatment Options for Upper Lip Wrinkles

Upper lip wrinkles are perhaps one of the most striking features of the aging face. When it comes to facial aging, patients are generally not bothered by some aging-related features. Some people like crow's feet, some like their low eyebrows... and some never feel bothered by the volume loss...

Whose Lips Should We Adopt – Aphrodite Or Eros?

Yet again, Turkish plastic surgeons have broken a new ground globally and discarded the boring ambience of the outdated western medical literature. They have been able to classify the lip anatomy using a terminology that our people can understand at first sight. Here comes the applause. For now, we...