DA Philtrum Reduction

Youthful image with ideal philtrum reduction
  • Duration
    30 ~ 40 Mins
  • Anesthesia
  • Hospitalization
    Not required
  • Stitch removal
    After 5 ~ 7 days
  • Recovery
    1~2 Weeks

※ May differ in inidividuals

Candidates for Philtrum Reduction

  • 01CASE Those born with long philtrum
  • 02CASE When facial bone surgery
    or braces elongated the philtrum
  • 03CASE Those who look aged
    due to long philtrum
  • 04CASE Those who want to improve
    their facial impression by
    correcting the philtrum length

What is DA’s Philtrum Reduction?

Philtrum is located in the middle of the face, and the ideal proportion between the philtrum and the lower chin is 1:2,
and the shorter the philtrum, the younger you look and the face looks smaller.

The length is the key point in changing the facial impression.
DA’s philtrum reduction can correct the philtrum length and make the philtrum line more beautiful to create a younger looking image.

Effects of DA’s Philtrum Reduction

  • First Able to reduce the length of the philtrum into desired length and the results look natural.
  • Second Improving unclear philtrum line to make the face look more clear and the hidden upper teeth will be shown.
  • Third Minimal incision line by incising the inner part of the nose

Surgical Method for Philtrum Reduction

  • STEP 01 Make an incision along the border below the nose
  • STEP 02 Cut part of the skin off to adjust the length of the philtrum
  • STEP 03 Create a natural and younger-looking philtrum with appropriate length

Characteristics of DA’s Philtrum Reduction

  • Harmonious and balanced philtrum length
  • Minimal scarring due to specialist’s detailed stitches
  • Reduced gum exposure with correction effect for protruded mouth
  • Younger looking effect by philtrum reduction