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3 Doctor Answers | Asked by oasis in Shanghai
First the diagnosis has to be made correctly. If the issue is fat in the lower lids with good skin, this may be addressed by removing the fat from inside the lids termed a trans conjuctival blepharoplasty. If there appears to be excess skin as well then, the best approach would be a tradtional open blepharoplasty with an incision under the lashes and removal of a small amount of skin as well. If the issue is a valley beneath your eye lid, typically seen along the bony...
Dear Oasis, It has been my experience that surgical removal of lower eyelid fat "bags" can leave a hollow, operated appearance. I typically use injectable fillers to add volume to the grooves that form just below the "bags". This has been a very satisfying, affordable remedy for lower eyelid bags, with no downtime, and a fraction of the cost of a surgical procedure. I hope this helps, and best regards.
You should consult with a board certified facial plastic surgeon or plastic surgeon. Upon examination, the well trained surgeon will be able to recommend the treatment option(s) which would best address your individual concerns. You may be a candidate for a filler, a fat transfer, or minor surgery. Best wishes!