About Eyelid Surgery
A Youthful Appearance
Eyelid surgery in Southlake can be performed by itself when a full facelift is not yet necessary, or it can be combined with facelift surgery. An upper blepharoplasty gets rid of the excess skin of the upper lids, and a lower blepharoplasty can remove the bags and puffy appearance under your eyes.
Either upper or lower eyelid surgery in Southlake Texas, or both, procedures can help to make your face refreshed by “opening up” the appearance of the eyes. Patients can experience a refreshed, awake appearance, free from droopy eyelids or under eye bags. To undergo an eyelid surgery in Southlake, a candidate should be in good overall health, a non-smoker and have realistic expectations for improvement and not perfection.
Eyelid Surgery Overview
1 to 3 hours under general anesthesia.
What it Treats:
Excess skin on lower eyelids
Wrinkles on lower eyelids
Bags under the eyes
Goodbye to under eye bags
Reduce signs of aging
An eyelid surgery in Southlake is done under general anesthesia.
24 hours – cold compresses for swelling
1 week – makeup can be worn
1 to 2 weeks – can being to wear contacts
2+ weeks – reduction in swelling/bruising
2 to 3 weeks – resume full activities
A small incision to upper lid will be made for an upper blepharoplasty and a small incision along lower lash line will be made for a lower blepharoplasty. During an eyelid surgery in Southlake, excess skin and fat are removed, thus getting rid of the “hooding” of the upper lids or getting rid of bags under the eyes.
Will it hurt?
There is very little postoperative pain associated with an eyelid surgery in Southlake, Texas, also known as blepharoplasty. However, expect to have minimal swelling and bruising that will last for 5-6 days.
Eyelid Surgery Animation
Meet Dr. Dinah Wan
“It is so important for a plastic surgeon to be in-sync with their patients- their goals, their aesthetics, their fears and concerns. The bond I develop with my patients over the course of their pre- and post-surgical care and the trust they place in me to envision what they desire and understand what they need is something I cherish tremendously. It’s the best part of my job”
Everyone is professional and caring, appointments were on time, information about the procedures and what to expect were explained thoroughly, and any questions or concerns I had post op were addressed immediately.
Dr. Mason took all the time necessary to discuss my concerns, address questions and provide options/suggestions. Extremely personable and attentive.
Dr Mason and his entire staff are the Best of the Best. Their patients come first, from the beginning to the end and every detail is utmost in their mind. I highly recommend Southlake Plastic Surgery
Financial limitations should not inhibit the choice to improve your appearance. To make it convenient and stress-free, Southlake Plastic Surgery offers several financing options. We are happy to work closely with you to help you understand your options and get pre-approval on the plan that best fits your circumstances. Click on any one the logos to learn more about financing options with our respective providers.
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