My laser surgery was just 3 days ago. I have very little bruising or swelling today. However, the skin in the corners of each of my eyes is stretched... reminiscent of the blue woman in Avatar. When I lift my eyebrows the stretched skin look is alleviated. I'm concerned this won't go improve. Is their something I can do about it now? Your opinions would be appreciated.
Skin in the Corner of my Eyes Seems Stretched Too Tight After Upper Eyelid Surgery? (photo)
Doctor Answers (2)
It's too early to tell. Wait at least 6 months to begin judging the final aesthetic result. Your appearance will change significantly over the next 6-12 weeks, as your swelling/bruising resolve.
Asif Pirani, MD, FRCS(C)
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