Eyelid surgery help improving the tired look on the face. It removes skin excess, eyelid hooding and puffiness. It gives younger look; help opening the eyes especially if it is combined with a forehead lift.
We can expect younger and less tired look on the face. It can improve visual field.
Eyelid Surgery Lower
Extérieur de la paupière inférieure
Technical details on eyelid surgery
The scar is well hidden: In the Lower eyelid: it is positioned under the eyelash. In the Upper eyelid: it is positioned in the crease. When puffiness is the only complaint, the surgery can be done without outside incision (transconjuctival blepharoplasty). Lower eyelid surgery can also be combined with cheek lift through the same incision.
Getting ready for eyelid surgery
The patient needs to stop smoking and taking blood thinning medication. The skin should be cleaned with antiseptic solution the night before and on the surgery day.
Convalescence from eyelid surgery
Patients need to rest, keep head elevated and apply cold compresses on the eyes. Shower can be taken the next day. Regular activities can be started back progressively the week after the surgery.
What to watch for after the eyelid surgery
If patients develop: important pain in the eyes has diminished vision, impressive swelling, they should seek medical assistance.
Risk and complications
Eyelid asymmetry, lower eyelid displacement and dry eyes.
Starting at $2 800
Lower eyelid blepharoplasty
Upper and lower eyelid blepharoplasty