It is the technique used for correction of the eyelids. It is a procedure that allows to extract the fat, excess skin and muscles of the upper and lower eyelids. Patients undergoing this type of intervention do, mainly, to correct the drop and the typical age bags around the eyes.
Blepharoplasty is one of the most requested interventions by men and women from age 30. The transition from old, bad habits, stress, lack of sleep, snuff, etc.. often wreak havoc in this part of the face, considered one of the most fragile and delicate. Your correction provides a younger looking, less tired and healthier.
Upper eyelid blepharoplasty
The upper eyelid blepharoplasty is often performed to improve peripheral vision. When there is a significant amount of skin on the eyelid. In these cases the skin may hang over the eyelashes and cause loss of peripheral vision, hindering daily activities such as driving or reading. Patients with severe fewer excess skin may perform a similar procedure for cosmetic reasons.
The result is imediato and permanently removing excess skin, reducing wrinkles and providing a much younger look.
How is it done?
Blepharoplasty is performed through external incisions made detailed along the natural lines of the eyelids and eyelashes, which, in a few months are barely noticeable. It is an outpatient surgery, does not require hospitalization, and allows the patient to return to his home in the next two hours to intervention. Recovery is rapid and most patients can return to their daily routines the day after surgery.
Aging, exposure to ultraviolet rays, the force of gravity, snuff consumption and wrinkles make the eyelid skin to lose its elasticity. This lowers the tone of the skin and the fat bags are evident both in the upper eyelids and the lower. In the lower eyelid fat pad descends the malar region (cheeks).
Lower Blepharoplasty is a surgery that corrects the appearance of old age and exhaustion and repositions excess localized fat known as bags. Incisions are made leveraging own skin folds and close it delicately, making them virtually undetectable scars.
It is also one of the more permanent surgical procedures used to minimize facial aging process, and the results last over time. This type of surgery is very common in men, although it is indicated in both sexes.
The result is permanent imediato, eliminating puffiness and dark circles, reducing wrinkles and providing a much younger look.
How is it done?
It lasts about 1-2 hours, can be performed on an outpatient basis under local or general anesthesia. Resection of excess skin and is used at the time to redistribute excess fat bags if any and repair muscle if it needs it. The scars are hidden naturally below the implementation of the lashes in the lower.