When it comes to lips we have a tendency to think the bigger fuller lip is the trademark to a picture perfect look. Whether its the plumped up glosses, serums that boast fuller lips or applying mass amounts of lip liner to get the perfect pout. It’s having a perfect pout thats important.
The Kylie Jenner trend has definitely impacted on this view with her in famous (surgically enhanced) lips. With the lower lip in particular being a lot more voluptuous than her top lip.
However, bigger isn’t always better according to a global survey published by the Journal of Cranio – Maxillofacial surgery. In the study more than 1,000 people from 35 different countries revealed the ultimate lip shape is based on symmetry, with over 60 per cent of respondents choosing the 1:1 ratio between the upper and lower lip as the most attractive shape which Rosie Huntington-Whiteley showcases.
Although most people do not realise that lips are not created equal. Full voluptuous lips seem to be the trademark and often most women want the look regardless of how the new size will match their facial features.
When thinking about changing the size of your lips its important to see an expert that can advise you on the shape that best suits your face whether it is to emphasise and enhance around the cuboids bow like the Taylor Swift and Rihanna look or the fuller lower lip and arched upper lip look that Emily Ratajkowski and Michelle Keegan have. There is a perfect pout that suits everyone and getting it right is the most important thing you should do.
If you’re contemplating the use of lip fillers just remember seeing an expert to identify what is best suited to your features is fundamental and will help when it comes to enhancing and redefining the overall contour of your lips.