Treatment of gummy smile
Some people believe when they simile they show too much gum because their top lip raises a lot. This is called a ‘Gummy smile’. This can make some people feel self couscous abut their smile. One of the causes of this is a hyperactive muscle which elevates the upper lip. Fortunately, gummy smile can be simply and effectively corrected by Botulinum toxin injections to reduce the activity of the muscle that elevates the upper lip.
The treatment usual 4-6 months, at which point you will simply need a repeat treatment to maintain your new smile