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Skin Lift for the Eyes

Our eyes are probably the most precious things we have. Not only they make us see all the beauty around us, they also make us seem beautiful to everyone around us. Eyes are the first thing on our face that catches someone’s attention. People tend to judge us through our eyes, and why not? Our eyes speak for us. They can tell about our feelings, our emotions and even our age. Probably the first one to speak of our age.

As we age with time, gravity plays its game and our skin begins to droop down especially the skin around our eyes. Apart from gravity, there are several other factors that result in loose, droopy skin around the eyes. With age, a lot of fat starts depositing on the eyelid skin and that, too, can cause the skin to loosen and droop down. This gives a very tired look and makes you look years above your age. Continue reading

Droopy Eyelid Surgery

Droopy eyelid condition, also known as Ptosis, is very common among older people. However, hereditary factors may also lead to droopy eyelid at a very young age. Regardless of the age of the individual, Ptosis can give you a tired and aged look. In severe cases of Ptosis, one’s vision can also disturbed due to droopy eyelids. The patient might suffer trouble in reading and concentrating and most people develop a habit of keeping a chin-up posture or that of raising their eyebrows while focusing. This can cause headaches and forehead muscle fatigue. Creams and other over the counter stuff may not be very efficient in this case and the best treatment is droopy eyelid surgery. Continue reading

Having a Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery)

A blepharoplasty is a cosmetic procedure that gets rid of bags underneath your eyes in order to provide a much more youthful look. Sagging upper and lower eyelids are common results of aging and can be reversed through having a blepharoplasty. This is a relatively minor plastic surgery and it can make your eyes look refreshed. Let’s take a look at the procedure itself and the risks and benefits of having it done. Continue reading

Eye plastic surgery – Three procedures with 1 goal

Blepharoplasty, or eyelid plastic surgery was one of the five most common performed plastic surgeries in 2007. People want to have eye plastic surgery for both functional and cosmetic reasons, even though the last one is the most common reason. It can be quite annoying however to have limited eyesight because of the excess of skin from your eyelids and that is why eye plastic surgery is sometimes done for functional reasons. Continue reading

Los Angeles Blepharoplasty

One of the more frequent cosmetic surgeries performed in the Los Angeles area is blepharoplasty. It is a type of eyelid surgery that is designed to help eliminate excess skin that forms, over time, on the upper or lower eyelid area. This particular procedure is popular for many reasons, not the least of which is the dramatic difference it can make in a person’s looks. Continue reading