Smoker’s lips are a condition common among smokers in which they experience vertical creases and wrinkles around their mouth. Besides this, the color tone of lips gets significantly darker than its original shade. Normally, these conditions start to appear after a prolonged period of smoking however, depending upon the type of skin it could appear early as well. One way to deal with this problem is to quit smoking which is a rather difficult task for many. Therefore, people with such conditions are required to rely on alternative treatments. laser Smoker’s Lips Treatment In Islamabad, Rawalpindi & Pakistan and dermal filler injections are commonly used to treat the darkening of skin and wrinkles respectively. These treatments, although effective, are short-lived if one continues to smoke.
What Causes the Smoker’s Lips?
Smoking can have a darkening effect on one’s lips and gums. These effects are mainly caused by the excessive intake of nicotine. Nicotine amplifies the process of aging therefore wrinkles start to appear. Besides this, it stimulates blood vessels to shrink and narrow. This led to two outcomes: the flow of blood is significantly reduced to those areas and the skin around the mouth is starved of oxygen and other nutrients that are transported through the blood. Reduced flow of blood and excessive nicotine also stimulates the excessive production of melanin in those areas of skin resulting in hyperpigmentation.
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Aim of the Treatment:
The procedure aims to improve the appearance of the recipient’s lips by lightening them and making them look plumper. The main goal is to improve the supply of blood to the lips and break down the pigmentation on the lips.
Results of the treatment vary depending on the patient and their condition. Several sessions later, the results begin to become more apparent. The color of the lips seems to be substantially brighter and pinker. If the skincare expert administering the therapy is skilled and knowledgeable, the results will be more favourable.
The results of the treatment last for a very long time as long as the recipient takes care of their lips and avoids activities that result in the darkening of the lips.
- The treatment makes the lips appear more plump and pink
- The melanin deposition that causes pigmentation on the lips is reduced
- It makes the lips more luscious and kissable
- The therapy provides natural-looking results
- The appearance of lines on the lips is also reduced
- The person becomes more confident and their self-esteem is boosted
- The treatment is very safe and effective
- Results of the therapy are guaranteed
- Any person who has realistic expectations from the treatment
- Someone ready to make necessary changes in their lifestyle that otherwise results in dark lips
- An individual for whom other remedies do not have any effect
- A person who does not have the habit of lip biting or sucking
- Someone who does not suffer from any serious skin condition
- Any individual who wishes to improve the appearance of their lips
How does the Treatment Work?
Several Smoker’s Lips Treatment In Islamabad, Rawalpindi & Pakistan options can be adopted by the individual. They all work in different ways but the result is the same. They all work to lighten the lips by reducing the deposition of melanin.
In the first consultation, the doctor carries out a detailed checkup and also examines the individual’s lips. The medical history is then reviewed to make sure the candidate is eligible for the treatment. The suitable treatment options are then provided to the candidate.
After completing the checkup and deciding on the treatment, the dermatologist plans a customized treatment according to the candidate’s requirements and needs. The patient is given certain instructions to prepare them for the procedure. They are instructed to avoid smoking, alcohol consumption, chemicals containing lip products, and any other activity that can affect the results of the treatment.
There are certain treatment options offered at the clinic that is provided to the candidate after the initial checkup. These options are discussed in detail so that the candidate and decide on their preferred treatment.
- Laser treatment
- Lip Masks
- Chemical Peel
The recovery time is usually very less and the patient can do about their daily activities after the procedure. However, the dermatologist advises taking care of the lips and avoiding anything that causes the darkening of the lips.
- Stay hydrated by drinking at least 8 to 9 glasses of water daily
- Lip biting, sucking, or licking should be avoided
- Avoid using chemical-containing lip products
- Keep your lips moisturized and use a good quality lip balm
- Taking vitamin C or E supplements is also advised by the doctor
There are some minor negative effects after the therapy like swollen and sensitive lips for the first several days after the procedure. There is also a risk of infection if not taken care of properly after the treatment.
The average cost of Smoker’s Lips Treatment In Islamabad & Pakistan ranges from PKR 7,999 to PKR 21,999. The prices vary for each individual depending on the treatment option chosen, required number of sessions, clinical level, and expertise of the dermatologist. The final price is determined by the dermatologist after considering all the factors.
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The highly qualified and experienced dermatologists at the Glamorous Clinic offer the best lip-lightening treatments. These provide guaranteed results leaving the patients happy and satisfied with the treatment. A detailed diagnosis is first carried out and suitable treatment options are provided to the patient.
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