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19 Freaky Cases of Lip Injections Gone Wrong

Updated June 14, 2019 322.7k views19 items
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Deciding to get lip injections is a big life decision that can drastically alter the way someone looks. What is meant to be a facial enhancement or augmentation usually turns into a literal kick in the face, or at least that's what it looks like when the surgery is done. There seem to me more stories about lip plastic surgery gone wrong than there are stories about it going right. The amount of plastic surgery fails and lip injections gone wrong that occur in America every year is astonishing.

Plastic surgeons all over the country continue to turn seemingly normal-looking people into fish-faced monsters. To quote the great Bill Burr, "Can't you look at other facelifts and realize they haven't worked out all the bugs yet?" Take a look at these 19 examples of lip injection nightmares.
  • 1. Farrah Abraham's Extremely Stiff Upper Lip

    The 'Teen Mom" star was just happy to be alive after her lips had an allergic reaction to a numbing agent before her surgery even began. 
  • 2. Amanda Lepore's Lips Don't Lie

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    Amanda began her journey into the realm of plastic surgery with a sex change operation at the age of 19. Since then, Amanda's had three extreme breast augmentation surgeries, a buttock implant, Botox, a nose job, a forehead lift, her hairline lowered, and several lip injections.
  • 3. Janice Dickinson Gets the Full Lip Service

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    Janice unfortunately became addicted to plastic surgery. Even after friends urged her to stop, Janice got her breasts enlarged, a tummy tuck, both neck and face-lifts, liposuction, and lip injections.
  • 4. How Low Can LiLo Go?

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    The long list of bad decisions Lindsay has made include her botched lip injections. Famed plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Youn said, “Lindsay’s lips look like two smoky link sausages. They appear to have been plumped up to the max with a filler like Restylane or Juvederm.”