Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
Overview of the eyelid surgery procedure
Eyelid surgery is a cosmetic plastic surgery procedure that removes excess skin and fatty deposits from the area around the eyelids. Depending upon the patient's needs, eyelid surgery can be performed on the upper eyelids only, the lower eyelids only or on both the upper and lower eyelids.
Cosmetic eyelid surgery is also known as "blepharoplasty".
The procedure ca remove the puffy bags under the patient's eyes and correct drooping lids. People who have eyelid surgery typically wind up with with eyes that look younger and more alert, yielding an overall more youthful appearance.
This part of FaceForum was designed for our visitors who wish to learn more about eyelid surgery. It should provide you basic knowledge about the procedure and arm you with the facts you need before you consult with plastic surgeons about the surgery.
Disclaimer time! Although we have done our best to collect information for you, please realize that FaceForum's eyelid surgery section, or any website for that matter, cannot answer all of your questions and is not intended to replace the advice your receive in a one-on-one consultation with a board-certified plastic surgeon.
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