Eyelids

Blepharoplasty surgery

Blepharoplasty which is also known as Upper and Lower Eyelids Correction is a plastic surgery aimed at correcting deformities and disfigurations of the eyelids and the eye area caused by the loss of firmness and elasticity. It consists of removal or sometimes repositioning of excess tissues such as skin and andipocyte fat. This surgery rejuvenates lower and upper parts of eyes, removing eye bags or wrinkles. It has become popular among women and men as well, who want to keep young look for long time. Before the surgery, the patients ought to be informed about potential risk and complications that may appear afterwards. The procedure is performed by the use of local anaesthetic. Taking into account that the incisions are made within natural contour of eyes, the scars are not visible. The stitches are removed after 5-7 days. Swelling and bruising appears and it has to take some time to see the effects. During the first 48 hours, in order to feel more comfortable patients may use cool compresses which may reduce the swelling a little. Movement and walking is recommended as it helps with the healing process. With time, generally it is about several weeks, the results start to be noticeable and face becomes smoother and younger.