Cosmetic Surgery to Shorten the Lip?
Yes – there is actually a cosmetic surgical procedure to shorten the upper lip. The procedure is called a subnasale (under the nose) upper lip lift surgery. This highly specialized surgery is intended to shorten one’s upper lip in cases where it appears too long. This most recent addition to our San Diego facial plastic surgery website discusses the nuances of this procedure in detail – focusing on one of my recent upper lip lift surgery patients. Let me know what you think!