Under-eye bag or sagging formations may be observed in the eyelids, due to excessive weariness of the eyes at early ages. An eyelid surgery is done to solve such a problem.
Eyelid skin is very sensitive. It is attached to the moving muscles located under it. The surgical procedure that involves the correction of the deformities of the upper and lower eyelids as well as sagging skins is referred to as blepharoplasty (eyelid plastic surgery). Eyelid surgeries are referred to as blepharoplasty.
Eyelid plastic surgeries are done with intent to enable you to look younger and have a better sight and rested looking eyes. Blepharoplasty is a cosmetic surgery performed by plastic surgeons. It is a surgical procedure carried out due to certain health conditions, in which people experience the problem of impaired vision due to sagging skin. People may complain about appearance of excess fatty deposits in their eyelids. Besides excess fatty deposits, also excess skin and muscles are removed during surgery.
People who suffer from eyelid deformities consult plastic surgeons mostly due to the fact that such a condition causes them to look older. Some people also suffer from vision problems, with increasing age. People have this medical operation with intent to avoid vision problems and look younger.
In eyelid surgeries, dark circles around the eyes and under eye bags are also eliminated to a certain extent. But it is not possible to completely eliminate the dark appearance of the skin with a lower eyelid surgery.
For the elimination of this type of dark circles, certain medical solutions such as fractional laser and PRP applications are utilized.
The person who performs the eyelid surgery should be a plastic surgeon. The surgeon’s experience in eyelid surgeries is of great importance. Plastic surgeon, who has a good practical experience, plans the amount of the adipose tissue to be required during the eyelid surgery. With their experience, they successfully touch the eyelids in an aesthetical way. Lower or upper eyelid surgeries are performed under local anaesthesia. However, sometimes they can also be performed under general anaesthesia, depending on the doctor assessment. Eyelid surgeries are the operation that shows the fastest healing process among plastic surgeries. It is one of the easiest operations.
Changes can be observed in the course of time, depending on the genetic characteristics and age. These changes can be classified in two groups:
1. Changes caused by the sagging and wrinkling skins.
2. Eye bags formed by fats in the eyelids.