EXTRACTIONS CAN BE BENEFICIAL. In many Asians, there is a flaring or protrusive nature to the teeth. It is recommended to have teeth removed to bring the lips to a proper position. This is textbook how to deal with dental protrusion.
This Asian female could not close her lips together at rest. In order to get a better profile, 4 teeth were removed and the lips were retruded to a more normal position. What a difference in her profile!