Tag Archives: lips

What Differentiates Dr. Weiner from the Majority of Other Filler and Botox/Dysport Providers

Dr. Weiner is Board Certified in Facial Plastic Surgery and is an expert on the anatomy of the face. He trained, and was a faculty member, at the number one rated Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Department in the country at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He started injecting Botox in 1994. His initial uses for Botox …

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Commonly Asked Questions About Lip Filler Problems

My lips are swollen, lumpy, and a little uneven, when will they get better? This is the most commonly asked question on Realself.com. The lips take about 7-10 days to settle down after getting filled. Restylane Silk will swell the most of all the fillers. Juvederm, and Restylane are the most commonly used fillers and the …

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Creating the Perfect Lips with Restylane Silk

Enhancing lips has become a very popular cosmetic procedure.  Most of the press has been negative because of the abundance of poorly performed injections, particularly on celebrities.  Instead of improving ones looks, and sensuality, they become a turn off, negatively affecting one’s attractiveness if not done properly.  A slew of new terms for these lips …

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For Restylane Silk…Size Matters…Smaller is Better

Restylane has become the number one trusted dermal filler in the world.  With over 20 million treatments worldwide, and numerous publish studies, Restylane’s safety and efficacy is well established.  It is composed of hyaluronic acid (HA), a naturally occurring substance that is found in skin and joints.  It’s duration of action is about 6-12 months, …

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The Most “Botched” Cosmetic Procedures Dr. Steven Weiner Is Asked on Realself.com

Realself.com is a public forum for asking questions about cosmetic procedures which patients have had or are thinking of undergoing to the website’s participating physicians.  The website allows doctors of the following specialties to respond: Plastic Surgeons Facial Plastic Surgeons Dermatologists Oculoplastic Surgeons Unfortunately, experience and credentials are not always fully evaluated by the public, …

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Juvederm Questions Answered by Facial Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Steve Weiner

  Q: Is there any other option than Hyaluronidase to immediately reverse botched Juverderm injections to the lip? A: Hyaluronidase is the easiest solution for improving botched lip injections with Juvederm There really is no other great alternative to hyaluronidase.  It my hands, it quickly, sometimes within  minutes, dissolves the HA fillers like Juvederm, Restylane, …

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The best way to get your lips augmented…Hyaluronic Acid Fillers using Blunt Cannulas

Lip augmentation has received a lot of press over the past couple years and its been mostly bad.  That’s because most physicians either overfill the lips or don’t understand what makes lips attractive and natural appearing.  In addition, most patients equate lip augmentation to severe pain and several days of downtime with bruising and swelling. …

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Blunt Tipped Micro Cannulas are “the bomb” for dermal fillers – Dr. Steve Weiner

About 2 years ago, I had one of those “AHA” moments when I saw a physician from France demonstrate the use of blunt cannulas for injecting dermal fillers.  Since then, I have hardly used the traditional needle method for fillers and my patients love it.  I have become one of the strongest advocates of this …

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