Upper Eyelid Lift Questions & Answers


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I am looking to refresh my look a bit and the best place for me to start is around my eyes. What happens during eyelid lift surgery and what types of results should I expect? I do have quite a puffy look underneath my e...
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My right eyelid clearly shows more than my left eyelid. And my face looks asymmetrical because of that. How complicated would it be to correct this? Is it a major intervention?
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Could you please give me a rough estimate as to how much a blepharoplasty might cost? I'm in the Tri-state area but would be prepared to travel if the savings were great enough. My cousin in Korea had one a few years ag...
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Will Botox do any good or do I need a surgery to fixthis?
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It would be great to hear that there are some effective non-surgical alternatives that I could get to fix my droopy eyelids. Are there certain fillers that are recommended for this? Maybe creams or lasers?
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I want to enhance the way my eyes look. I burnt the candle pretty hard at both ends in my younger days and my eyes have taken the brunt of it. It looks like a Laser Blepharoplasty is the better option but if that is th...
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It drives me crazy when it happens because it starts up out of nowhere and doesn't necessarily last for long yet I can't focus on anything but the twitching while it's happening. It only began to happen less than a mont...
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I've heard that recovery times are shorter when surgery is done under local anesthesia. Even though I'm really afraid of experience the whole thing while being awake, is it possible to do eyelid surgery with only local ...
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My face feels stiff and weird since I had the blepharoplasty, 3 weeks ago. The swelling has mostly gone down, but my eyelids feel very tight, and one of them is smaller than the other one. My friends said that I don't l...
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What procedure did Kendall Jenner have to make her eyes appear larger? I'm interested in having the same treatment performed.
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I have consulted with a cosmetic surgeon about the excess skin on my upper eyelid. The surgeon don't me I don't have enough skin for an upper blepharoplasty. I believe he said I have hooded eyes. I really want to get ri...
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i have hooded eyes and you cannot see my eyelid at all when i take pictures. i would like more space for my eyelids and to make my brows appear higher to make my forehead smaller also. what procedure would this be to ma...
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My lefteyelid droops down is laying on my eyelashes, which is causing vision problems inthat eye. My right eye's eyelid is not lying on my lashes, but is close to the lash line.I would like to get an upper blepharoplast...
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I need eyelid surgery and can’t afford the hospital bill
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How long does it take to recover from a blepharoplasty? How much does it cost? Are there any non-surgical options?
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I have genetically largeeye sockets and growing up I have always hated the boney and skeletal look my eyes had on account of my large orbitals. I've researched that orbital rim implants can take care of my hollow under...
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I am interested in having blepharoplasty and a mini-face lift. I am in excellent health, I have very fair skin which I have protected from the sun and thus do not have any wrinkles. My muscle tone is good however gravit...
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Is it normal to have a stinging pain on the incision and eye lid on the day 4 after surgery?
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What requirements does insurance typically look at when deciding whether or not to cover eyelid surgery? I am looking to get surgery mostly for cosmetic reasons, so was wondering if there’s a chance that my procedure w...
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Is there a period of time after blepharoplasty where you have to keep your eyes open? I blink a lot as it is, so I’m a little worried about this if I decide to have surgery.
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One of my eyes is drooping lower than the other. What types of procedures are available for this type of issue? I have read some stories online and what I learned was that there are a variety of causes for this. Should...
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I want to get eyelid surgery but I have sleep apnea and am currently on pain medications. Can I still have the procedure without anesthesia? Some doctors have told me that anesthesia does not work well for people with ...
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What is the quickest and safest way to help reduce swelling after eyelid surgery? I had the procedure done a week and a half ago, but I have an event to go to in a week and I’m still experiencing some pretty bad swelli...
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I had blepharoplasty about 4 months ago, and now I have what I feel are very visible scars. I’m disappointed because I really didn’t expect anything to be noticeable this long after surgery. Are they going to naturally...
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Does it usually take longer than a week for stitches to dissolve after eyelid surgery? I’m just over a week now and they are still there. I thought I remember my doctor saying it could take up to 10 days. Does that sou...
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I do not think I will be able to afford my Blepharoplasty out of pocket. Do insurance plans typically cover them? I do not have any real visual impairment so I guess this would be characterized as purely a cosmetic adju...
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I've been doing some research as I'm keen to finally have something done about my fleshy upper eyelids and I keep coming across this term (blepharoplasty) but I'm not confident I understand what exactly it is and what ...
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I’m constantly told I look tired all the time. Seems like upper eyelid surgery would be a good option for me. What’s typically involved? Do doctors remove fat and muscle during surgery? Or do they only remove the skin....
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I went through a bad patch in my teens where my acne was terrible and fortunately that's no longer a problem but I still have a lot of scarring that I'm super self-conscious about. I'm planning to have surgery on my ey...
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