If you are among those millions of people who have tired eyelids under their eyes then blepharoplasty is regarded as the best option. This treatment makes these bags smooth which in turn make your look more youthful and alert. This treatment from Elegance, also known as eye bag surgery can be easily carried on both the lower eyelids and upper eyelids. However, this treatment cannot remove the crow’s feet or but it do alter the color of dark shadows developed under the eyes. If you want to enhance the appearance of crow’s feet and several other types of wrinkles developed under the socket of the eyes, Elegance offers several types of cosmetic processes like anti-wrinkle treatments by using brow lifts or injection.
With the help of blepharoplasty, one can remove excess fat, skin and muscle around the eyes. If you want to make surgery on upper eyelids, the surgeon will make a cut into natural lines and creases in the eye lid and into laugher lines developed at the corner of the eyes. On lower eyelids, cut will generally be just under the eyelashes. This signifies that the scars that run along the natural folds of the eyes, concealing them as far as possible. If fat is only removed without removing extra skin, cut might be made in the inner part of the eyelid, without developing any scar.
This treatment takes nearly one to two hours or less than that if you are undergoing the surgery for just the lower eyelid or upper eyelid. This treatment might be performed as day-case but a stay in the hospital is at times needed. This surgery can be performed by using local anesthesia with light sedation, which makes the area surrounding the eyes numb but keeps the patients awake. Once the surgery is completed, the patient can go home.
The patient undergoing this surgery should expect swelling and bruising for nearly 5-7 days following the operation. Usually it’s a complication free surgery but in some patients for few days this might make the eyes tight and the person might experience difficulties while closing the eyes. Some might find their eyes to be sticky, itchy and dry for the initial weeks after operation. There are some whose eyes become watery after few weeks of surgery. But with time all these issues get settled. As with all types of cosmetic treatments, it is vital to collect all vital information about the surgery before you proceed.