Having full, luscious lips is a very desired look. If you were to Google, “how to get fuller lips”, you will find tons of DIY ways to achieve fuller lips. However, the old saying, “if it sounds too good to be true it might be…” hold true in this case. In fact, there are some pretty drastic measures that women are taking at home to get the desired look they’ve always wanted. Some of those drastic measures include dangerous at-home procedures based on theories broadcasted over social mediums across the world. While there are safe ways to achieve fuller lips, there are also ways that you should never attempt. Below we will discuss the safe ways to get the look you’ve been wanting without risking your safety now or in the future.


How Not to Get Fuller Lips


In 2015, thousands of teens took to the internet to show that they have participated in the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge. The guidelines of the challenge are simple. You grab the closest bottle or shot glass that you can find and you suck, really hard. The suction creates a vacuum. Blood then rushes to your lips causing vessel engorgement. If you leave the glass or bottle on your lips too long it could cause your blood vessels to burst. This is what causes the bruising on and around the lips from the more enthusiastic participants. If you repeat the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge at home, you have a higher chance of permanent damage. There has also been cases where the glass has busted, causing scarring and bleeding. After trying the infamous lip challenge, it might appear that you have fuller lips, but you will regret the bruising and damage later.


How to Get Fuller Lips Naturally


Many different cosmetic companies offer some type of lip-plumping gloss or product. Too Faced and Dior are just a couple of companies that offer lip plumping products. You may be wondering how a lip gloss can make bless you with fuller lips. The secret is that they use ingredients such as cinnamon, ginger, and wintergreen all increase circulation to your lips. The more circulation, the larger your lips may appear over time. While this is a much safer approach, it may still leave you unhappy with the less than drastic results. 


How to Get More Dramatic Lip Plumping


If you aren’t happy with the way your lips look or if you don’t feel like you get a big enough result from using lip plumping products discussed above, you could get the fuller lips you want with injectable fillers. The process is fairly simple. A plastic surgeon will examine your face and will consult with you to determine what type of filler to use and where to inject it. Dr. Hoops and his team at The Plastic Surgery Clinic of Cleveland can help you achieve the look you have always wanted. So, what’re you waiting for? Give us a call to schedule an appointment today!

Leave a Comment