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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 6 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 5 more doctor answers
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 5 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
Does Asian eyelid surgery make the eyes actually bigger, or do they simply appear bigger because there's a fold?
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
Hello. I want to know if there is a cosmetic or eyelid surgery that can change large feminine eyes into smaller masculine eyes? Thank you.
Can Asian eyelid surgery help me if I do have a crease, but my eyes are hooded? From what i've read, i think my problem is too much fat in my eyelids? Does Asian eyelid surgery help with that, or do I need regular blepharoplasty?
Does Asian eyelid surgery always work? I'm thinking about getting Asian eyelid surgery, but i'm worried it might not look right. I don't hate my eyes. I'd just like them to look bigger. But if there's a real risk of failure with the surgery, i might skip
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 3 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
Eyelid skin: The surgeon typically begins by insert the needle into the lateral aspect of the eyelid and advances medially (toward the nose) as he/she injects the local anesthetic. The injection is made into the area where the surgeon expects to make the incisions. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Is it best to have an upper eyelid surgery along with my brow lift? I'm worried that having just the brow lift will leave me with a young-looking forehead but old-looking eyes. I think that would look unnatural.
Does Asian eyelid surgery work to get rid of an epicanthal fold? I think that's what i have. It's kind of a folded pouch at the corner of my eyes? I'd like to get rid of it, and i'm wondering if Asian eyelid surgery can get rid of it? I do have a partial
Epicanthoplasty: Asian blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) can be performed with or without epicanthoplasty. The epicanthal fold is present in the large majority of asian patients, and a variety of techniques have been described to address it, with varying levels of success. Most techniques do come with a small chance of leaving a visible scar. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Can I get eyelid surgery if I have dry eyes and herpes zoster? I have zoster on the inside of my eye and not on my skin. I currently don't have it.
Surgery for what?: Why do you want to have surgery on your eyelids? The issues you described are not a contraindication to surgery, but a your age, what do you wish to accomplish by eye lid surgery? For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
How do I pick a surgeon for Asian eyelid surgery? Should i focus only on surgeons who specialize in Asian eyelid surgery? Or is it similar enough to regular blepharoplasty that i can use someone who specializes in that but not necessarily Asian eyes?
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
I had upper and lower eyelid surgery a month ago. Now I have chemosis, dry eyes and blepharitis. I am using steroids and lubricating drops.. Help?
Does Asian eyelid surgery actually increase eye size? I know it doesn't actually make my eyeballs bigger. I'm talking about the "opening" of my eye. Will it be bigger? Or does Asian eyelid surgery just make eyes look bigger?
2 plastic surgeons say can't do eyelid surgery 4 my bulging eyes&undereye bags of graves disease but dr on this site say it's possible.Can it be done?
Yes, it can be done: You need to see an oculoplastic surgeon. We deal exclusively with the eyelids and eye sockets and we are ophthalmologists. We typically follow patients with graves eye disease. There are several surgical options for graves patients, including orbital decompression, eye muscle surgery and eyelid surgeries for both eyelid retraction and bagginess. Go to asoprs.Org to find a surgeon in your area. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Had upper ptosis eyelid surgery over a week ago my eye seems to hurt to keep it open all the time and when closing is this normal!
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