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Lip lines anti-wrinkle injections

Smooth the wrinkles around your mouth with lip lines anti-wrinkle injections. With age vertical wrinkles form across your upper lip. Initially only visible when pursing your lips, over time they become etched into the skin.

We use anti-wrinkle injections to relax the muscle responsible for bunching of the upper lip skin. This softens your vertical lip lines, and prevents deeper wrinkles from developing.


Treatment takes 5 mins. No downtime.

Minimal discomfort. Numbing available.

Result within 1-2 weeks.

To maintain look, revisit every 2-3 months.


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Treatment info

What the treatment can do

Concerned about the vertical wrinkles on your top lip? Upper lip lines develop with age from repeated lip pursing. Also known as barcode lines and smoker’s lines, they are a common sign of ageing.

We use anti-wrinkle injections to treat lip lines. They relax the upper lip muscle, reducing skin bunching. This quickly and effectively smooths your lip wrinkles. It also prevents them getting worse. For deeper lip lines, we can combine the treatment with wrinkle fillers.

If you’re ready to treat your lip lines, get in touch. Our experienced medical professionals can assess your suitability, and design a personalised treatment for your lip wrinkles.


Enjoy the benefits of lip lines anti-wrinkle injections with expert treatments at Cosmetic Connection:

  • Softens the appearance of vertical lip lines on the upper lip
  • Prevents upper lip lines from becoming permanently etched in the skin
  • Adds subtle vertical height to the upper lip
  • Reduces upper lip thinning when smiling and laughing

Lip lines anti-wrinkle treatment is a quick, no downtime procedure for those seeking a natural rejuvenation to their upper lip.


If you have ageing vertical lines around your lips, treatment with anti-wrinkle injections is a quick and effortless solution.


To ensure your lip lines anti-wrinkle injections go to plan, follow our preparation guidelines:

  • Remove all makeup immediately before your appointment
  • Avoid consuming excessive alcohol within 24 hours of your appointment
  • Refrain from intense exercise immediately before your appointment


After lip lines anti-wrinkle injections, proper aftercare is crucial for optimal healing and results:

  • You may notice a very slight weakness to the lip when pursing your lips as the treatment takes effect. This generally resolves on its own in a few days.
  • Avoid makeup, excessive alcohol and intense exercise until the following day
  • Refrain from applying pressure to the treated areas for 4 hours
  • Gently apply a wrapped ice pack to the injection sites to minimise swelling and bruising


Enjoy soften lines in just 2 weeks. You’ll look naturally refreshed, with softer-looking lips. The effect slowly fades over 3-4 months, and you can maintain your result up to 4 times per year.

Complement your treatment with dermal fillers, which help to restore volume and fill lip lines for a more natural and long lasting rejuvention.

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    Cosmetic Connection is a dedicated lip lines anti-wrinkle injection clinics in Melbourne and Sydney. Our clinic excels in providing a first-class service, and our cosmetic doctors are some of the most experienced in the country.

    We offer a purely bespoke approach to lip lines anti-wrinkle injections in Sydney and Melbourne, and will work with you to understand your concerns and develop a bespoke treatment plan to achieve your aesthetic goals.

    If you want tailored anti-wrinkle treatment for lip lines in Sydney and Melbourne, choose the cosmetic doctors at Cosmetic Connection.

    Lip lines, also known as smoker lines or barcode lines are the wrinkles (often vertical) that develop on your upper and lower lips.

    Smoker’s lines are another name for the vertical lip lines that develop on your upper and lower lips. They are often called smoker’s lines as they result from repetitive pursing of the lips (such as when smoking a cigarette).

    Barcode lines are another name for the vertical lip lines that develop on your upper and lower lips with age. The name barcode lines comes from the fact that the vertical lines look like a barcode.

    Vertical lip lines result from repetitive pursing of the lips when speaking, smoking, kissing, drinking through a straw and when playing wind instruments. The pursing action bunching the skin, creating vertical creases.

    Over time, the creasing etches into the skin forming lip wrinkles.

    We treat lip lines with anti-wrinkle injections. They relax the obicularis oris lip muscles, reducing skin bunching.

    Deeper lip lines may need a combination of anti-wrinkle and dermal fillers. Dermal fillers treat lip lines by supporting your skin and filling out the wrinkles.

    Treating lip lines with anti-wrinkle injections is a simple process.

    After your comprehensive consultation, we clean, mark, and numb your skin.

    Using tiny needles, we precisely place anti-wrinkle product into your lip lines.

    Treating lip lines with anti-wrinkle injections takes less than 5 minutes.

    Treating lip lines with anti-wrinkle injections has some mild discomfort. It only lasts a second, and we minimise this by using tiny needles and strong numbing gel.

    Lip lines anti-wrinkle injections start working in 3-4 days. The final result is seen in 2 weeks.

    Lip lines anti-wrinkle injections last 2-3 months on average.

    You can increase the longevity by having regular maintenance treatment, or achieve longer-lasting results by also having dermal fillers.

    Prepare for your lip lines anti-wrinkle injections with these steps:

    • Cease all supplements 1 week before your treatment (unless taking for medical reasons)
    • Avoid excessive alcohol for 24 hours before your treatment
    • Attend your appointment without makeup

    After your lip lines anti-wrinkle injections, there may be slight redness that settles in less than an hour.

    You’ll notice the treatment start to work in 3-4 days, with the final result seen in 14 days. The effect then wears off slowly over 2-3 months.

    Lip lines anti-wrinkle injections is a safe treatment.

    Visiting an experienced, doctor-led clinic is the best way to ensure that your lip lines anti-wrinkle injections are performed safely.

    The most common side effects from treating lip lines with anti-wrinkle injections is temporary redness and mild swelling. This generally resolves within 60 minutes.

    An uncommon risk is slight weakness when pursing your lips. the lips. This resolves on its own.

    An uncommon side effect of treating vertical lip lines (smoker’s lines) with anti-wrinkle injections is slight lip weakness. It is usually mild, and self-resolves in a few weeks.

    The following groups are unsuitable for treating the lip lines with anti-wrinkle injections:

    • Aged under 18
    • Currently pregnant or breastfeeding
    • Those with unrealistic expectations about what can be achieved with lip lines anti-wrinkle injections
    • People who have hobbies or professions that require them to purse their lips (such as musicians who play wind instruments)

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