With the influence of various factors, the skin in the upper and lower eyelids can loosen and sag. Under-eye bags may form due to herniation of the muscular and fat tissues. Furthermore, the upper eyelid may prevent patient’s vision in the future. All these cause a tired and sleepy appearance. The fresh and dynamic look disappears.
The surgery is performed under local anaesthesia or general anaesthesia accompanied by sedation from inside the natural fold of the upper eyelid and from just below the eyelashes in the lower eyelids. Excess skin is removed, the fat and muscular tissues are tightened by performing required procedures. The eyelids are one of the regions of the body where minimum scar forms. By means of hiding the incisions in the natural folds, almost no visible scar is left. The sutures are removed on the 4th-5th day at the latest. It is not recommended to work by looking down too much for 2-3 weeks. It is important to protect from the sun. Swellings decreasingly disappear within 1 month. However, it takes 6 months to achieve the final form.
Brow-suspension surgery is usually added in eyelid surgery. This makes the result more perfect. In some cases, temporal suspension or lift can also be added.
In addition to the cosmetic surgeries of the eye periphery, that wears off and ages over the years, pharmaceutical cream therapies, skin rejuvenation methods with laser are also recommended for rejuvenation. These non-surgical techniques support the results of the surgery and can be likened to the final touch-ups on a picture. Catching that sparkle on the young skin, removing fine wrinkles will only be possible by adding these methods, if deemed necessary.