Lip Commissuroplasty

Lip Commissuroplasty: A surgical procedure that addresses downturned corners of the mouth. It can involve various techniques like lifting the corners, filling the area with fat grafting, or repositioning underlying muscle.

Pros: Creates a more youthful and approachable appearance, corrects downturned mouth caused by aging or facial structure.

Cons: Potential for scarring, temporary numbness or weakness around the mouth, risk of asymmetry.

Alternatives: Injectable fillers for mild cases, Botox injections to relax muscles causing downturned corners.

Recovery Time: 7-10 days, with swelling and bruising subsiding gradually.

Disclaimer: A consultation with a facial plastic surgeon is essential to determine the best approach for your specific needs.