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There are many different options- most of which have undergone significant advancement in the last decade or so. The best solution must be customized and individualized for each patient. For someone with mild volume loss below the eyes (tear trough), hyaluronic acid fillers such as Restylane or Juvederm are excellent. In the occasional patient with excessive lower lid fat pads, a transconj. blepharoplasty with incision behind the lid may be a great option to...
Bags under the eyes are caused by fat around the globe pushing forward on the weakened septum of the lower eyelid. The traditional method for dealing with this problem was to remove enough of the fat to allow the bulge to retract to its more youthful position. A more modern method is fat redraping. In this procedure the septum, which is a fibrous supportive structure in the eyelid, is divided from its bony insertion on the bone underneath the eye. The fat is teased...
There is no one best solution. It is individualized for the patient. In my practice, the top nonsurgical treatment is Restylane, combined either with Botox or Radiesse to further rejuvenate the aging face. The surgical treatment is lower lid blepharoplasty which can also be combined with nonsurgical treatment of other parts of the face. See a board certified plastic surgeon in consultation to explore your options.
The "Most Popular" is very subjective... Depending on your condition I would highly recommend going to get a consultation with an experienced Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. Common options are surgery, and Hyaluronic Acid fillers like Restylane. Good luck. Dr. Grant Stevens