Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Lift)
Blepharoplasty is usually classified as a cosmetic procedure. It is the surgical removal of excessive skin and to either add or reduce fat from either the upper or lower eyelids or both.
Blepharoplasty surgery is a day procedure, performed with a local anaesthetic. Recovery is quite quick with most patients returning to work or normal activities within a few days.
When is blepharoplasty surgery used?
What should I be aware of with blepharoplasty?
The following people are a good fit for blepharoplasty surgery:
Preparing for Surgery
What to expect for your blepharoplasty surgery
Prior to surgery
During the procedure
Exact steps will vary between surgeries but generally the surgery is conducted as follows:
After surgery you may experience the following: