Lips augmentation
(Fat infiltration)

Increasing the size of the lips with fat transfer, involves removing fat from an area of the body and injecting it into the lips.

During fat transfer, only natural body tissue is used, so rejection or an allergic reaction rarely occurs. After the procedure, the results that patients obtain are lips that are soft and natural to the touch.

Aumento de labios con infiltración de grasa - Dr Lazaro Cárdenas Caso 1
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Aumento de labios con infiltración de grasa - Dr Lazaro Cárdenas Caso 2
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Upper Lip Lift

The performance of an upper lip shortening, the skin is taken high up under the nose and the skin of the upper lip is shortened as the remaining skin is pulled up.
This will leave a fine line residual scar along the base of the nose and only the middle lip will have more volume.
It is a surgery that the main objective is to reduce the distance that exists from the upper lip to the base of the nose, achieving a shortening of the distance between both.
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Lip reduction

The Lip reduction surgery is performed in most cases in people who have undergone infiltrations of permanent substances or materials which are already producing an inflammatory response.


Important to Know
Stop all tobacco products for minimum two weeks before your surgery date, is preferred to stop it one month before. Two weeks before surgery, the following products should also be discontinued or avoided:
- Acetylsalicylic acid (Aspirin)
- Ibuprofen
- Naproxen
- NSAID medications
- Diet pills
- Hormonal supplements
- Herbal supplements
- Vitamin E
- Omega 3
- Ginkbo Biloba
- Arnica
- Multivitamins
- Medications for anxiety, depression, and insomnia can continue.
- Medications for high blood pressure, diabe-tes, heart disease, and thyroid problems should be taken as directed by the prescrib-ing physician.
Pre operation Blood Tests
They must be performed no earlier than a month from the date of surgery, the following tests are requested with a minimum of 8 hours of fasting:
- Hematic Biometry
- Blood Chemistry
- Prothrombin time
- Partial Thromboplastin Time
Cardiological Evaluation
For the safety of our patients, it is very important to be sure that before having surgery they are in optimal health condition, that is why a cardio-logical evaluation is essential. Preferably, it is requested that this assessment is perform in our city.

We have a list of specialist partners who support us with the assessments for our patients.
COVID Protocol
The epidemiological situation that we are currently experiencing made us adapt to our new reality, that is why we adapted for you a security protocol for COVID.
This protocol is to maximize the certainty that our patients are in the best health condition for your surgery.
The tests performed are:
- PCR, for its acronym in English for 'Polymerase Chain Reaction', is a diagnostic test that allows detecting a fragment of the genetic material of a pathogen, it is being used to determine whether or not a person is infected with COVID. It must be done no more than 5 days before surgery.
- Antibody test, unlike PCR, these tests do not identify the RNA of the virus, but rather detect antibodies produced against the virus using a blood sample, which is another way of knowing if the patients have an infected status.
Pre surgical Evaluation
Before the surgery, the pre-surgical evaluation with Dr. Lázaro Cárde-nas Camarena is very important, in this con-sultation the last doubts are solved and details of the surgery are refined, the consents paperwork is delivered, pre-surgical indications, post-care surgical procedures, prescrip-tion of medications and photographs control.


Sedation, the goals that are pursued when using sedation are: to reduce the anxiety of the patient, to reduce the pain produced by the injection of the local anesthetic, to increase the tolerance of the patient in long-term procedures.
Local anesthesia, is used to have loss or temporary absence of sensitivity in a limited area of the body.
The surgical time of Lip augmentation, lip lift or lip reduction is approximately 1 hour, it all depends on the case of the patient.
Important; The estimated time provided in this information is only about the surgical procedure, the preparation and recovery time must be considered.


The Lip augmentation with fat transfer, upper lip lift and the lip reduction are short hospital stay surgeries, this means that you are discharged the same day of surgery, after spending the immediate recovery time.