Kylie Jenner is famous for her cosmetics line "Kylie Cosmetics," particularly her lip kits. The 20-year-old reality star has shown us that through the power of makeup and over-lining, we too can have plump, pouty lips. When she was 16, she also received lip fillers to make them even fuller, but on Sunday, she had them removed.
In an Instagram post, Kylie showed off her natural lips and responded to a curious commenter who wrote, "
Kylie Jenner getting rid of her lips is crazier to me than her pregnancy— Leah Korneagay (@AliyahKorneagay) July 9, 2018
Most applauded her for pursuing a more natural look, saying she looked better than ever. Others, however, were incredibly skeptical. Twitter users posted old photos of Kylie, from before she had first gotten lip fillers, and claimed she didn't completely remove them.
kylie jenner did not get all her lip fillers removed omg she still has a decent amount in there otherwise her mouth would look like this pic.twitter.com/F2UPhf6G2J— Morgan (@captain_m0organ) July 9, 2018
Her lips are undeniably smaller than about a week ago, but definitely fuller than they were before she ever got fillers. Is it possible that she didn't get it all removed? Or is the treatment just not completely reversible?
Well, according to
But most importantly, lip fillers can result in permanent change. “Most fillers are absorbed by the body in about a year," Rowe shared. "They do, however, leave 10 percent of their volume behind in the form of scar tissue, which translates into permanent fullness."
Getting frequent lip fillers, as Kylie did, can also have a more permanent effect on your lips.