Step 1 – Anesthesia
intravenous sedation or general anesthesia.
Step 2 – The incision
The incision lines for eyelid surgery are designed so the resultant scars will be well concealed within the natural structures of the eyelid region.
The upper eyelid is corrected through an incision within the natural crease on the eyelid.
allowing for removal or repositioning of fat deposits, tightening of muscles and removal of excess skin.
Step 3 – Closing the incisions
Eyelid incisions typically are closed with sutures .
Sutures are removed within one week.
Step 4 – See the results
The results of eyelid surgery will appear gradually as swelling and bruising subside to reveal a smooth, better-defined eyelid and surrounding region
During the recovery a lubricating ointment and cold compresses may be applied.
The stitches are usually removed around 10 – 14 days .
-Normal activities resumes in a day and return to work 2 weeks.
– sun protection and use of darkly tinted sunglasses till the healing process is fully complete.
Procedure safety :
✅ Surgeon performs surgery under general anesthesia .
✅ It should always be performed by Board certified Plastic Surgeon.
-Result is permanent
– It’s a day care a surgery , no hospital stay required .
-Plenty of oral fluid and high protein diet to facilitate healing.