Updated: Nov 3, 2020
Eyelid surgery also referred to as ‘Blepharoplasty’ is a procedure to correct the sagging or ‘drooping’ of the eyelids and the removal of excess fat, skin and muscle in the eye area. Many people choose blepharoplasty because the procedure can really wake up a tired face and create a brighter, happier expression by reducing droopy or hooded eyelids and eliminating bags under the eyes, you can achieve a much younger, fresher appearance.
During surgery, incisions are made in the natural folds of the eyelid, in the crease of the upper eyelid and just beneath the lashes or behind the lower eyelid. This way, incisions are virtually unnoticeable after they have healed. Your surgeon will make precise markings to designate where excess skin and fat pads need to be removed. Some underlying muscle also may be removed