Planning and recovering from upper eyelid surgery

Getting ready for eyelid surgery Before upper eyelid blepharoplasty, you should stop smoking, and don’t take aspirin or anti-inflammatory drugs. Tell your surgeon beforehand about any medications you’re taking, and follow his or her advice on using them before...

Blepharoplasty frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions about upper eyelid blepharoplaty  How can I be sure if I need blepharoplasty? Only a facial plastic surgeon can tell you for sure. Sometimes, what appears to be a sagging upper eyelid might be a sagging brow. In this case, an endoscopic brow...

Eye lift surgery

What eye lift surgery is like Eye lift surgery patients should be in good health, with no medical conditions such as blurry vision, double vision or thyroid problems. People with well-recessed eyes are good candidates for blepharoplasty. As with any plastic surgery,...

What you should know before an eye lift

An eye lift or a brow lift If you want an eye lift, you should not have blurry vision, dry eye, double vision, diabetes or thyroid problems. A good rule for any plastic surgery is that if you smoke, you should stop first, because it slwos healing. Don’t take aspirin...

Find out if an eye lift would work for you

Eye lifts or brow lifts There are two ways aging can give your eyes an old and worn appearance, and two ways that a facial plastic surgeon can fix this. In some cases, the problem ia above the eyelids. The skin on your forehead loses elasticity with age and gradually...

Eye lifts can be for medical reasons

Eye lifts — the basics An eye lift is a cosmetic medical procedure that gives the eyes a naturally youthful and wide-awake look. By removing a little skin and tissue, it lifts and smoothes the eyelids while still letting them protect the eyes. The procedure starts...