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Pucker Up, Santa! How to Get a Sexier Pout

Lip Enhancement Guilford, CT | New Haven Whether you’re married to Santa Claus himself or if you just want to be caught kissing him under the mistletoe, you need to make sure that you have the best, kissable pout on the block. We have created a brief guide listing a few ways to make sure that your lips are ready for some holiday action.


Nothing can make your lips more chapped quite like dehydration and the cold weather. Make sure that you are exfoliating your lips with an all natural sugar scrub 1-2 times per week. The natural exfoliant in sugar will help to get rid of the dry skin and leave you with smoother, kissable lips.


In addition to exfoliating, make sure that you are also moisturizing your lips— especially if you’re an avid lipstick wearer. To moisturize, you can use a variety of different products including vaseline or even coconut oil. Just make sure to apply it to your lips throughout the day and especially before you go to bed at night.


Want to make a statement and make Santa never forget your big kiss? Consider getting dermal fillers from Dr. Gary J. Price. Dermal fillers like Restylane and Perlane are especially good at adding natural looking volume to your lips almost instantly. By strategically placing injections on your lips and around your mouth, you can get fuller lips just in time to greet Santa under the mistletoe.

Stay Hydrated

Another great way to make sure your lips are as soft and supple as ever? Stay hydrated. The more hydrated you are, the more moisturized your skin, hair, and lips will be. Try drinking at least eight 8-ounce glasses of water every day.

Get ready to lay one on Santa this holiday season with a refreshed pout. To learn more about fillers or to schedule your consultation, contact our Guilford office today!

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Summer Lovin’: How to Take Better Care of Your Lips

 Lip Enhancement Guilford, CTIf you are intending on making the most of your summer, you’re probably planning on spending almost every day outside. Whether you prefer spending time catching up on your R&R by the pool or hiking in the hills behind your house, there’s no doubt that your skin and face are going to be exposed to a lot of sun. If you have just gotten lip injections from Dr. Gary J. Price, make sure that you are keeping them moisturized and hydrated this season by following the tips listed below. Read on to learn more.

Lip Balm With Sunscreen

One of the best ways to keep your newly plumped lips protected from the sun is to wear a lip balm with an SPF in it. By acting as an extra layer of protection between your lips and the sun, a lip balm will help you avoid getting a sunburn or anything. When wearing a lip balm with sunscreen, make sure to apply it frequently so that it doesn’t wear off.

Drink Water

If you have dry, chapped lips, this is a large indicator that you are dehydrated. To keep your lips, mouth, and body hydrated, make sure that you are drinking at least eight 8-ounce glasses of water each and every day. As a helpful hint, start your morning by drinking a glass or two of water— this will jumpstart your day and get you on the right track.

Scrub It Up

To help get rid of that nasty, chapped skin on your lips, use an all-natural lip scrub. By getting rid of the dead skin, you can encourage the growth of newer, healthier skin— leaving you better able to enjoy your newly plumped lips.

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Having lip injections during the summer is a great way to feel confident and sexy. However, if they get chapped and burnt, they can be more uncomfortable than anything. To ensure that your lips stay moisturized all summer long, make sure to apply a lip balm with sunscreen, drink plenty of water, and use a scrub on occasion. To learn more about lip injections or how you can take better care of your lips in general, contact Dr. Gary J. Price today at (203) 453-6635!




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3 Ways to Recover from Lip Enhancements

Lip Injections | Guilford, CTHaving bigger, fuller lips just means one thing: a sexier you. If you have wanted to accentuate your pout, consider getting lip injections from Dr. Gary J. Price. By using fillers like Restylane, you can add volume to your lips to give you that luscious pout you have always wanted. As one of the most crucial steps to any procedure, however, it’s important that you know just how to recover. This article will discuss three recovery tips to use after getting lip injections. Read on to learn more.

Don’t Take Ibuprofen

Your initial reaction to having swollen lips after you get injections may be to reach for that bottle of Ibuprofen and pop 600 milligrams. However, avoiding anti-inflammatory medications like Ibuprofen and aspirin should be avoided because they cause bruising.

Ice After Lip Injections

After you get lip injections, you will likely experience a small amount of bruising and swelling. Since you are discouraged from taking NSAIDs like Ibuprofen, the best thing you can do is ice your lips. When icing your lips make sure to use a soft ice pack or washcloth— if the pack is too hard it’s going to only further damage your lips.

Keep Lips Moisturized

Keep your lips as smooth and moisturized as possible while you are recovering from your lips injected. Dry, cracked, or sunburned lips are only going to make your lips look bad, and your bruising feel worse. When choosing a lip moisturizer, try to choose one that contains ingredients like petroleum jelly which as a barrier between your lips and water.

Schedule a Consultation

Recover from your lip injections by using the tips listed above. By knowing how to recover properly, you can get your sexy lips in virtually no time at all. To learn more about lip injections or to schedule an appointment, call Dr. Gary J. Price today at (203) 453-6635 to schedule an appointment.


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