This technique is primarily a pure lip philtrum shortening, aiming to reduce the distance between the nasal base and the upper lip in those patients with a disproportion according to their facial balance.
However this technique involves a beneficial side effect to many patients, which is a lift of the upper lip rolling out the vermilion and augmenting it.
Some patients seek this technique to shorten their filtrum, others because they wish to enhance and rejuvenate their upper lip, others with both aims, in any case it is of paramount importance understanding that both effects, philtrum shortening and upper lip lift, run in parallel with this same technique.
Incisions are located at the nasal base, at the alar crease, nostril sills and base of the columella, allowing the trimming of a carefully planned skin island.
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