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For How Long Are Your Eyes Swollen After Eyelid Surgery
Not that long: Upper eyelid surgery is generally associated with very little swelling. Sutures are removed at 4-5 days postoperatively and almost all swelling is gone by 10 days. Lower lid surgery is more involved and more likely to be associated with more significant bruising and swelling. Even here, most of the swelling should be gone by 2-3 weeks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Eyelid surgery is a procedure used to treat excess skin and/or fat on the upper and lower lids, via surgical excision. Aside from a cosmetic indication, there may also be medical indications for the procedure, including improvement of obscured vision, lid tightening, and treatment for ...Read more
Have thyroid eye disease.Can't get lower eyelid surgery cause eye bulges too much.Dr said wait or get decompression.Don't want decomp. How long 2 wait?
Yes: After yeylid surgery, specially the lower lid surgery it is common to have pockets of fluid under the eyes. Keeping your head elevated , specially when sleeping, can help a lot. Using warm compresses 2 or 3 times daily also helps. Typically after few days to weeks they all disappear. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are some possible complications from Asian eyelid surgery? I'm thinking about getting Asian eyelid surgery to open up my eyes. But i'm worried about what could go wrong. Could i end up looking unnatural? What problems do people have after this surger
Asian blepharoplasty: Complications of Asian blepharoplasty include bleeding, infection, asymmetry, suture extrusion, scarring, prolonged swelling and loss of crease. Have your eyelids evaluated by a board certified surgeon with expertise in Asian blepharoplasty procedures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How bad is scarring after Asian eyelid surgery? I know the scars are supposed to be hidden in the crease when your eyes are open, but what about when you blink? Is it really noticeable? I don't want it to be obvious i've had Asian eyelid surgery
Asian blepharoplasty: When designed and executed well, the scars will be thin and hidden in the supratarsal crease. For the first few months of healing, it may be a little red and darker than the surrounding skin but with proper wound care will soften and even out. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How common is assymetrical creases after Asian eyelid surgery? I'm thinking of having Asian eyelid surgery, but i'm worried about my eyes looking mismatched. It happened to a friend. Her doctor told her it could take 6 months for results to be final, but
How can I minimize my potential for adverse side effects after an eyelid surgery? I'm asian, and i'm considering having eyelid surgery because i want my eyes to look bigger. I'm scared by some of the possible side effects like scarring, blurred vision, or
It depends: It is possible to adjust the soft tissues around the eyes to elevate down turned eyes. The extent of correction will vary from patient to patient. The bony orbit is not normally changed, except in the cases of severe congenital deformity. Be certain to see an experienced surgeon in your area for this type of treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How can you treat a pair of eyes that is small on the left but big on the right without any eyelid surgery?
Need more info: I assume you are talking about asymmetry in the apertures (openings between the upper and lower lids.) this is usually due to a drooping eyelid on one side and a compensatory elevation of the lid on the other side. I am not aware of any treatment other than surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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