A blepharoplasty is eyelid surgery. There are two types of blepharoplasty, upper and lower surgery on the eyelids. Depending upon the patient’s goals, Dr. M. Sean Freeman, Charlotte’s best facial plastic surgeon may recommend a Soof lift blepharoplasty. This is a surgical procedure Dr. Freeman developed and perfected. Using this innovative facial plastic surgery technique, Dr. Freeman can drastically improve the patient’s youthful appearance around their eyes without making an external incision. Soof lift blepharoplasty also allows Dr. Freeman to eliminate the hollow look that often appears under the lower eyelids.
Dr. Freeman performs Soof lift blepharoplasty to remove excess skin, reduce wrinkles, and improve the shape of the lower eyelid. His technique also lifts the midface toward the lower lid, improving the hollow appearance that may occur beneath the eyes. Dr. Freeman’s Soof lift blepharoplasty also greatly diminishes the risk of altering the lower lid’s position.
Candidates for a Soof lift blepharoplasty should be in good overall health and have no underlying medical of conditions of the eye which might complicate the surgery. Dr. Freeman will schedule an initial consultation with the patient to discuss the patient’s goals and reasons for wanting the Soof lift blepharoplasty surgery. Dr. Freeman will carefully evaluate the patient’s bone structure, skin elasticity, and features and make recommendations on suitable facial plastic surgery options.
When the patient schedule their surgical procedure with Dr. Freeman’s clinic in Charlotte NC, The Center for Facial and Plastic Laser Surgery, the clinic staff will provide them with pre and post-operative instructions. The patient should carefully follow all pre-operative instructions and ensure they completely understand any post-operative instructions. There is typically a short recovery time following the Soof lift blepharoplasty and most patients may return to normal activities within seven to ten days. Any bruising and swelling will subside over the next few weeks following surgery.
When considering lower eyelid surgery, schedule a consultation with Dr. M. Sean Freeman, Charlotte’s top facial plastic surgeon to discuss your facial plastic surgery option. Your consultation appointment for Soof lift blepharoplasty will be held at Dr. Freeman’s Charlotte NC clinic, The Center for Facial and Plastic Laser Surgery.