When an Eyelid Surgery Blepharoplasty is needed?

As we grow old, excess skin and puffiness of the lower as well as upper eyelid occurs. Eyelid surgery blepharoplasty enables one to get rid of this excess skin as well as puffiness of the eyes.

This surgical procedure also addresses and corrects the droopiness as well as sagging of the eyelids. People who are young and undergo this surgery are mainly looking to get rid of the bags around the eyes while older people adopt this eyelid surgery blepharoplasty to address the wrinkles and loose excessive skin.

This surgery deals with the cosmetic reasons to enhance and rejuvenation the eyes and is  often combined with brow lift.  As well, the eyelid surgery blepharoplasty is done in combination with the facelift surgery.  The blepharoplasty surgery is one of the top three cosmetic surgeries performed in North American and definitely one of the most popular surgery performed in Toronto.   Choosing an experienced and skilled facial plastic surgeon is key to achieving a good cosmetic outcome for blepharoplasty Toronto.

Blepharoplasty Toronto is performed under Local anesthesia or conscious sedation.

After an eyelid surgery blepharoplasty, you will experience some swelling and bruising.  Sleeping in an elevated position will help with the swelling.  After 10 days, one can wear makeup to camouflage the bruising.  There is little pain associated with eyelid surgery blepharoplastyOften cold compresses and pain medication for a couple of days will help with the discomfort.  Sutures are generally removed after 4 to 5 days of the surgery.  Patients of eyelid surgery blepharoplasty are allowed to go home on the very same day they undergo the surgery.

Post surgical instructions will be given and following these instructions will help achieve optimal results for the eyelid surgery blepharoplasty.

For more information on eyelid surgery blepharoplasty, please contact a facial plastic surgeon Toronto or visit www.artoffacialsurgery.com.