SURGICAL REJUVENATION OF THE FACE
To improve appearance of the eye lids & area around it blepheroplasty is done. Blepheroplasty is done when there is loose skin around eyes, skin told increase on upper eye eyelid, fat bags appear below lower eye lid (eye bags) Blepheroplasty operation changes and improves the look. The face appears more fresh and younger. Area around the eye becomes firmer.Who need blepharoplasty:
As age increase, skin around use eyes become lose of & wrinkles develop. Eyebrow shifts to lower level fat under the eye may increase & from eye bags fat under the skin other area around the eye reduces. So eye may appear sunken.
Darkness around eye may increase face appears tired & older fold of loose skin appears on upper eye lid which may after feld of vision in some cases.
Due to drooping eyelid face appears older and impairs vision. In blepheroplasty, excess fat, muscle and skin from upper and lower eyelid is removed. So, this surgery removes puffiness and bags under the eyes that make person look worn out, older and tired. It cannot alter fine lines, crowfeet, wrinkles and dark circles around the eyes. It cannot improve or not correct sagging of eye brow It does not erase evidence of racial or ethnical features. This surgery is often done along with other procedures like face lift or brow lift.
Blepheroplasty is very individualized procedures. Surgeon may explain about the type of anaesthesia, additional other procedures for complementary results, risks and costs etc. In order to make the scars as invisible as possible, surgeon marks incision lines in natural folds.
Excess fat, muscle and loose skin are removed. Fine suture material is used. Stitches are removed on 4th and 5th days after surgery.
In upper eyelid blepharoplasty :
in this procedure excess skin & maseler of upper eyelid is removed to vanish skin fold along with this surgery eye brow lift surgery is done to correct position eye brow.
Lower eyelid blepharoplasty:
it is done when there is eyebags below eyelid or excess skin an lower eyelid. Transcutaneous blepharoplasty is done when there is only excess skin.Tranconjuctival blepharoplasty is done if there are only eye bags.
In lower eyelid, blepheroplasty incision is made along with the eyelash line and smile creases of lower eyelid. In case of eyelid puffiness caused by excess fat, transconjunctival blepheroplasty is done. After surgery, some swelling and bruising occurs. Cold compresses and head elevation may be advised. One should avoid smoking before and after the surgery. One may need to clean eye area. Patient may feel sticky, dry and itchy.
LASER BLEPHAROPLASTY:(Ultra-Pulse® fractional Co2 Laser skin resurfacing around the eyes)
Ultra-Pulse® fractional Co2 Laser of 10600 nm can be used in incisional mode to treat droopy eyelids (dermato chalosis). Patient of poorly controlled hypertension and patients on anticoagulants, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) vitamin E and ginkobiloba should be temporarily avoided.
Eye Brow lift Surgery:
Position of eyebrow slowly lowers down due to gravitation effects & looseness of skin & muscles of forehead in everybody due to aging.