Eyelid surgery also know as blepharoplasty is suitable cure for those with sagging, puffy & baggy tired looking eyes. It improves crows feet & wrinkles from around the eyes and gives a softer appearance. It is popular amongst both men & women wanting to improve droopy eyelids that can give you a tired haggered look.
Eyelid surgery is permanent and very rarely needs repeating even as you age. Surgery involves removing excess skin and fatty deposit from the area around the eyelids. Surgery will enhance the look of your upper & lower eyelids and is effective for eliminating bags under the eyes which can make you look older & tired.
The procedure takes about 2 hours to perform and you can usually leave hospital on the same day, during surgery incisions are made inside your lower eyelid by using this technique no scar is visible or signs of surgery, most people make a full recovery after about ten days.
Skin around the eye area is very delicate & sensitive and is prone to the signs of ageing quicker than other parts of the face, sun, wind, pollution and smoking all contribute towards sagging wrinkly eyes and can make us age quicker making us look older than we actually are.
Eyelid surgery can also be combined with other types of cosmetic surgery for example a neck lift, face lift, cheek or chin implants.
Eyelid surgery is completely safe and will eliminate excess baggy skin around the eyes leaving you feeling rejuvenated and looking years younger than you actually are.
As we age skin loses its elasticity this along with the pull of gravity causes excess skin to collect in the upper and lower eyelids. Excess skin causes bulges and extra folds of skin appear which hang over the eyelashes and can sometimes obstruct vision.
Surgery will enhance your appearance and help to build your confidence, eyelid surgery will not alter your facial features or structure and will not stop the ageing process, however the procedure is usually long lasting and it is very rare that eyelid surgery will need to be repeated.
After surgery you will look more rested and refreshed your eye area will look more vibrant you will have less wrinkles and generally feel better in yourself.
As with all surgery your expectations should be realistic, you will have the opportunity to discuss what you hope to achieve from surgery during your consultation with our surgeon.
Eyelid surgery has a very high patient satisfaction rate with many patients stunned at the dramatic results and their younger fresher looking appearance.