BELOTERO® LIPS CONTOUR with Lidocaine
Active Compositions: Hyaluronic acid, lidocaine
Volume & Packaging: 1-0.6ml prefilled syringe
Manufacturer: Merz Pharmaceuticals
Also Included: Package insert, 1-27G 1/2” needle, 1-30G 1/2” needle, 2 traceability labels
What Makes a Good Candidate?
These dermal fillers can be used to enhance the appearance of your lips. However, this product is not recommended for patients with a loss of volume. The product also contains lidocaine which is great for patients who feel the regular lip or dermal augmentation treatments are too painful or uncomfortable.
Areas Treated by Belotero Lips Contour with Lidocaine
Belotero Lips Contour w/ Lidocaine is designed to correct the lips. Even though some patients have thin lips since birth it doesn’t mean that they should live with it all their lives. The lips are perhaps the most prominent area on the face. Therefore, it is important to take care of them. This product is also able to reduce perioral wrinkles as well as moderate sagging at the labial corners. It can even be used to correct atrophic scarring.
How Does Belotero Lips Contour with Lidocaine Work?
This product is part a pair and together they make up Belotero lip products. Belotero Lips Contoured with Lidocaine is especially designed to provide patients with the perfect outline and jut. The hyaluronic acids formulation gives patients the best contour possible, giving them a youthful and natural look. It is transparent and colorless and is sterile gel-like. It contains non-animal, cross-linked sodium hydrouronate. This is crucial in providing patients with the right level of lift.
This product should only ever be used on qualified medical professionals. Once the product has been approved, a thorough case history and physiology exam must be completed to confirm that the patient is suitable for the treatment. Once this is complete, the doctor will disinfect any area that needs to be injected. The solution is then injected using a series light injections, with fine needles, on the superficial or middle dermis. You can massage the treated area lightly to ensure an even distribution of the solution. This also includes the lidocaine, which soothes the patient during the procedure.
How Long Does Belotero Lips Contour with Lidocaine Last?
The duration of the product’s effects will depend on the patient’s lifestyle and physiology. Belotero Lips Contour With Lidocaine’s effects should last approximately six months. Sometimes, they may last longer. Your doctor may recommend some maintenance or re-applications.
Belotero Lips Contour w/ Lidocaine has been FDA approved. You should not use this product if you have hypersensitivity to any of its components. The product should not be used on pregnant women, nursing mothers or minors. You should not use the product if there are any signs of infection, inflammation, or if the area has had permanent filler.
Other Side Effects
Some side effects of this product include mild reddening or tenderness around the injection site, as well as erythema. It has also been reported that there have been some side effects such as swelling, hematomas, discoloration, nodules, or indurations. These effects are usually temporary and disappear within one week.
Belotero Lips Contours with Lidocaine require little or no downtime. If side-effects do not occur, patients can continue their daily lives as normal.
Warning! The product is intended solely for professional use in a medical environment and under professional supervision. The product is supplied to medical professionals who specialize in aesthetic medicine (plastic surgery, facial treatments) and work under individual medical licenses as aestheticians or in dedicated clinics. Unprofessional use by individuals without a medical background may lead to severe adverse effects and health harm.