I had eyelid surgery, an Upper and Lower Blepharoplasty, bilateral. I think it was April 3rd. I was under anesthesia so I don't know anything about the surgery part but everything pre-op and post-op was fine. I mean, it came out OK. Everybody in the office was pleasant. Everything seemed to be fine. Dr. Clevens was polite, professional and cordial. I was referred to him by my dermatologist. My... more
Experienced droopy eyelids (congenital) as well as extremely dark circles under both eyes. Following surgery eyelids look very natural and hard for outsider to tell that anything had been done. Dark circles significantly reduced post surgery / resurfacing. Overall results very natural looking. Swelling takes a few months to go down and as time passes, results even better. more
I just wanted a little skin removed. when I woke up I knew something wasn't right because of the area of pain was way more than I thought it should have been. I felt like the orbits had been eviscerated. She scooped all fat and too much skin. One eye is bigger than the other and I look like Popeye on one side and droopy brow on the other. It's like the lift was done backwards. The lids were... more
A month after upper eyelid surgery I still have gelatinous bags under my LOWER eyes which developed the morning after the first night I slept without being elevated. The doctor says they will go away in time. Is this true?I had upper eyelid surgery and now have geatinous bags under my eyes. The first eye was done 3 weeks ago the second one week ago. I am told they will go away in TIME. Anyone... more
I have been wanting surgery all my life but also been scared of it all my life. I was afraid I would never wake up. When I finally decided to go for it, I chose the best surgeon and hospital in my area, went for one consultation, agreed with the surgeon and the fees, and scheduled the surgery.
I had a rhinoplasty and face-lift in the same surgery. The face-lift was the worst part... more
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