All eyelid reductions are done under local anesthetic and sedation( pain-free).
Eyelid reductions could either be done on the upper or lower eyelids only or both.
These procedures could be done on their own or in combination with a facelift.
Prior to the surgery, the excess skin is carefully marked, with as much attention paid to the soft tissue remaining as to the soft tissue removed!
Components adding to the fullness around the eyes are skin, muscle and fat.
The different anatomic layers add to the fullness around the eyes in a varying manner, influenced by genetic factors.
The scars are strategically positioned so as to conceal them.
A good surgical outcome may be regarded as a beautiful, natural, refreshed look, without an exaggerated look.
Duration of procedure:
- upper eyelids only, Less than 1 hour.
- lower eyelids only 1 hour.
- both upper and lower eyelids, 2 hours.
No overnight stay required.