I am 45 and had extra skin on hoods of eye and extra skin under eye. I was not put under but was given numbing shots and valium. I listened to my IPOD so I wouldn't hear anything. I have to say you have to NOT think about what is actually happening!
I am happy with my results and it's only 1 month after. My lids are numb still on lash line. I LOVE that my eye liner stays on eyelash line now... more
My upper eyelids were drooping mostly because of genetics but were worse with age. Because I am relatively young, I wanted a conservative result and this is exactly what I got. It's an improvement but it is subtle, not "obvious". I am really happy with the result and the pre and post surgery experiences were all positive. In my before photo, you can see how the eyelid is resting on my... more
I am a middle aged male who had droopy eyelids. I had considered having eyelid surgery for a couple years. I am really pleased with the outcome. The recovery time was relatively short. The first week was mild pain. No exercise for 2 weeks. After that you an resume moderate exercise although, I notices slight swelling after exercise. After 6 months I have seen a noticeable difference. ... more
His nurse, pushed this procedure along with a lower facelift (which left a small horseshoe scar in the right temple) so I could wear eyeshadow. I did not ask originally for an upper blepharoptosis. His nurse pushed it.
He cut my left eye lid too high, it cannot be revised as the eye may not be able to close leading to blindness. He said both eyes measured... more
My upper and lower eyelids were very 'baggy' and I felt self-conscious about this. I originally was going to have a face lift and my eyes done at the same time, but only had my eyes done and I'm glad I decided to do it this way.The surgery was really easy-it took about 2.5-3 hours under twilight. I was a little groggy afterwards. I never had any pain from the surgery and only took some Tylenol... more
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