How is eyelid aesthetic blepharoplasty performed?

Eyelash It is the most striking and beautiful area on our face that attracts the most attention and expresses ourselves. In the first meeting, it is effective enough to completely change the behavior of the other people towards you in job interviews; The phrase “EYES TELL EVERYTHING” has been the subject of many songs and poems.

The signs of aging around the eyes are one of the most noticeable areas on our face, and it starts with the loss of the fat tissue under the eye first. Later, the upper eyelids begin to droop and sag. Then, the lower eyelids continue to droop and under-eye bags and the aged eye area occur. Since the eye is located in the middle of the face, it may not be possible to correct areas such as eyebrows and eye tail only with the operation around the eyes. forehead stretching, mid face lifteven filling item may be required. This situation will give you detailed information when you talk to the doctor at the first examination.

Eyelid operations are not only for aesthetic purposes, but due to the drooping of the upper eyelid, a feeling of heaviness in the lid and the lid cannot be lifted. causes. Since the droopy lid closes the gap that allows us to see, called the pupil, in more advanced stages, it causes difficulty in VISION.

In the same way, the bags formed on the lower lid pull down the lower lid skin, which is like a very thin membrane, over time, causing a discomfort in which the corner of the eye turns outward, called EKTROPION. Ectropion causes dry eye, keratitis and even BLINDING.

Eyelid operation, Blepharoplasty It is planned while the patient is in a sitting position, and it is performed under local anesthesia, sometimes with sedation, in accordance with this plan. Sagging around the eyes may be accompanied by sagging of the eyebrows and forehead skin, in this case “eyebrow lift” “forehead lift” operations can be added to the blepharoplasty operation. PERFECT result is obtained. By entering the upper lid incision from the existing fold area on the lid (the result is the scar replacing the old line after 6 months). invisible ), the lower lid incision is made just under the eyelashes. Afterwards, excision of the skin containing muscle and, if necessary, excision of fat tissue are performed, then the skin is closed with continuous and invisible permanent sutures placed under the skin. These stitches are removed after 5 days and can usually return in daily life with the covers that look quite normal. Rarely, bruises occur and disappear after an average of 7-10 days.