Under Eye Bags? The skin around the eye gets wrinkly when I smile. Could they be festoons?
9 months ago
About a month ago I developed under eye bags. They are worse some days then others. (It appeared 2 month prior but disappeared within a day, returning a month later, and has remained.) The right side tends to be more inflamed. It almost appears to be fluid filled. I have been to several doctors that can not seem to figure it out. If festoones, is there anyone that specializes in treatment in the NYC area?
Doctor Answers 2
Lower lid bags
There appears to be fatty deposits in the lower lid, not festoons. A lower transconjunctival blepharoplasty can remove the bags. Make sure allergies are not the cause prior to undergoing surgery
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Under eye bags
You may need a lower blepharoplasty. I would recommend you check with the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) for a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in your area to discuss your concerns.
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