Eyelift surgery or blepharoplasty is also one of the most common cosmetic surgery procedure worldwide. As we grow older our eyelid skin loosens and becomes saggy. There is excessive skin and puffy bags appear which lead to older and sad look.
Blepharoplasty removes excess skin and fat bags from eyelids and also improve wrinkles. A person who lost their natural eyelid crease also gets benefits from blepharoplasty. It associated with minimal complications and can be done along with other facial cosmetic surgery procedures. The incision usually well-hidden under eyelid crease. The procedure is usually done on out patient basic under sedation or local anaesthesia.
Anaesthesia – Local or sedation
Incision – Eyelid crease or below eyelashes
Duration of surgery – 1 to 2 hour
Discharge from the clinic – Same day
Return to work – Next day
Stitches to be removed – On 7 the day
Scar – Well hidden
Complication – Minimal such as a bleeding, unsightly scar, ectropion