My surgery is two weeks away and I am getting excited, but nervous. This site has been very helpful in my research process so I thought I would pay it forward by posting my experience. I will be having breast augmentation and eyelid surgery. For the purpose of this review I will talk about my blepharoplasty (My boobs will probably deserve notable mention at some point). I have been... more
I am sooooo depressed. I was absolutely not prepared for this. It feels as if I have lost my face and identity. Even though I don't think I am beautiful, I liked myself. I just looked old and tired all the time. The cover photo was a lucky snapshot taken 2006. This surgery left me with small uneven pig eyes of which my left eye is slanted upwards now, sagging lower eyelids, and skeral show...... more
I decided to interview three plastic surgeons to see what could be done about my severe, hereditary undereye circles and bags. At my first appointment, I knew I had found the right surgeon. He suggested transconjunctival blepheroplasty and CO2 laser to tighten and brighten skin.
The bleph was a snap, but recovery from the laser was a bear. I was bright red for months, but managed to cover... more