Bags under the eyes, the sagging skin on the eyelids, the tired and sad look are some of the features that might lead you to the plastic surgeon. These can be either the result of time or hereditary when they are present in young persons.
Blepharoplasty allows us to revive our look and shake off the years and the fatigue accumulated in it, eliminating wrinkles and signs of aging in the eye area.
How is the surgery of eyelid surgery performed and how long does the procedure last?
Dr. Zisis Boukouvalas Group is performed under local anesthesia and sedation. Depending on the needs of each patient a surgery can only be made just in the lower or upper eyelids or both. Blepharoplasty is intended to remove the sagging skin from the eyelids and to correct the eye fat that, when visible, looks like a “bag.”
Incisions are made in the fold of the upper eyelids and just below the eyelashes of the lower eyelids. The plastic surgeon Dr. Boukouvalas is in charge of the whole procedure.
The Blepharoplasty apply from the age of 18 years and older. At young ages treated aesthetic problems due to heredity. older people choose blepharoplasty to address the signs of aging that appear around the eyes.
In about a week the patient can return to normal activities.