Should I have lower blepharoplasty or restylane done to correct my puffiness and dark shadows? (photo)
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Puffiness on the lower lids
The primary goal of a lower blepharoplasty is to remove the puffiness created by herniated fat bags on the lower lids. Age 31, a trans-conjunctival lower blepharoplasty is all that is required to remove these bags. For many examples, please see the link below
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Blepharoplasty with fat grafting better than Restylane or puffy eyes with dark circles
Thank you for your question and photograph. While Restylane can be injected into the depression beneath beneath I bags it is a temporary camouflage procedurewwhich requires repeated needle injections into the delicate tissues surrounding the eye. For this reason I prefer a permanent solution using a trans-conjunctival blepharoplasty with arcus marginalis release and fat grafting. Please see the link below.