I have a sleepy look to my eyes - Couldn't Be Happier! - Alabama, AL

I had my uppers and lowers done 03/04/09 and there...

I had my uppers and lowers done 03/04/09 and there was NO PAIN...PRO!

My eyes were swollen shut when leaving recovery and I was near blind for about a day, the routine of after care has been a tad bothersome, and my vision is blurry where as before I did not have this. CON!

I'm currently at day 10 post op and my uppers and lowers look great, but I have a sleepy look to my eyes. Not a tired look like before surgery, but like I am sleepy or just woke up.

I hope this is due to tightness and swelling, but this remains to be seen, but seemingly so far so good. 

OK, day 19. My lids are still partially numb and...

OK, day 19. My lids are still partially numb and tight and my vision in the right eye is still a tad blurry, but I see and feel improvement every day. I no longer try to hide my eyes behind excessive, dark eyeshadow - YAY!!! After my 6 week check up (04/27) I will schedule laser or chemical resurfacing to the eye area as the wrinkles are still there, but no nearly as bad as before. My doctor specifically told me this would not remove all wrinkles PRIOR to my bleph. Can't wait to get the resurfacing behind me. Any input on the lasers, etc....any suggestions?

I'm now @ 4 weeks and continue to see improvement....

I'm now @ 4 weeks and continue to see improvement. Still anxious to get the resurfacing behind me, but so happy I did this! It's very important to have realistic expectations, as mr Doctor clearly pointed out prior to surgery.

Still loving my Bleph results! Finally got the...

Still loving my Bleph results! Finally got the resurfacing behind me and I'm still healing. Check out my pics listed under Chemical Peel for a pretty good idea of what to expect. YIKES =]

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