Eye Drops + Eyelid Surgery

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Eyedrops for ptosis?

I have mild ptosis and my optometrist doesn't recommend me surgery b/c he says the chances of making it worse is higher than the chances of fixing... READ MORE

Can I use regular eye drops between doses of medicated eyedrops for scratchy eyes?

Hi there -- Can I use regular eye drops in-between the ev 4 hrs medicated eyedrops (Tobradex) to add some lubrication? My eyes are soooo... READ MORE

4 Months After Upper and Lower Eye Surgery, Dry Eye is Really Bad. Will It Get Any Better? (photo)

Eyes are also not closing fully. Had upper + lower eye surgery w/ fat transfer + ptosis repair - now my right lower lid is lower than my left. Dr.... READ MORE

Do Eyedrops Correct Asymmetry After Blepharoplasty? (photo)

Do Eyedrops Correct Asymmetry After Blepharoplasty? READ MORE

I get eczema on my eyelids. I also have an allergy to steroid creams and/or drops. Is eyelid surgery too risky for me? (photo)

I have had seasonal allergies all my life, which is probably one of the reasons my eyes are so droopy and baggy. Since I turned 40 I get constant... READ MORE

Eyelid surgery, chemosis, dry eyes, blepharitis. Can I use regular lubricating eyedrops or do they need to be preservative free?

After double eyelid surgery I developed chemosis, dry eyes and blepharitis. Can I use regular lubricating eye drops or do they need to be preservative... READ MORE

Will a facelift (not including eye work) affect my dry eyes?

I have membonium gland stasis and use hot compresses and Azisite drops regularly. I'm concerned that the surgery or the recovery, not to mention the... READ MORE

Upper & lower. Scared of infection lower lid outside corner. Looks white and discharge 2 days. Steroid antibiotic drops (Photo)

Is this part of healing or is this getting infected? Goo greenish sticky. Lid skin very white odd looking. READ MORE

Could my tear glands have been damaged during surgery?

I had eye lid surgery and now my eyes are extremely dry. I am using Systane preservative free drops about every 2-3 hours and a ointment at bed time.... READ MORE

1.5 years have passed, still my eyes don't close after ptosis surgery. Help please (Photo)

I had mild ptosis in left eye since birth. in july 2013 i went for ptosis surgery. i am still on eye drops and lubricants and my eyes hurt a lot. they... READ MORE

Are punctal plugs supposed to block 100% of tear drainage?

I have 4 punctal plugs ("umbrella" shaped) as part of my post-blepharoplasty dry eye treatment, but one eye is still quite dry. When I use the FML eye... READ MORE

Is it normal to have fluid build up after lower blepharoplasty? Had procedure on June 11th (Photos)

Have fluid pockets and what looks like a blister on my right eye ball have been using gel lubricants and eye drops consistently have been through 4... READ MORE

Do these pictures look normal? (Photo)

Have done everything right. Pred Mild drops, z-pack, sitting up, keeping eyes closed 22 of 24 hours, sleeping in chair. Lower bags have just fallen to... READ MORE

Blephapoplashy and dry eyes?

I have dry eye and occasionally use an over the counter eye drop. What concerns should I have With an upper and lower bleph.? READ MORE

What caused my permanent dry eyes after my Upper Blepharoplasty?

Since my upper blepharoplasty operation about 1.5 years ago, I have had extreme dry eyes. I never used not even one eye drop in my lifetime prior to... READ MORE

Preservative free lubricating drops?

I have chemosis and dry eyes. I am using preservative free eye drops but after using the drops in each eye there is a lot left. Can i use the rest... READ MORE

I had upper and lower eyelid surgery 10 months ago and I still have dry eye syndrome. Is this not unusual if I am menopausal?

And I still have dry eye syndrome particularly in my right eye that had more extensive work done. My surgeon has said that it is not common but no... READ MORE

7 months after upper eyelid surgery, my eyes and eyelids still itch. Any suggestions?

7 months after upper eyelid surgery my eyes and eyelids still very itchy. An eye doctor prescribed eye drops that didn't work. A dermatologist tried... READ MORE

Can broken capillaries in eyes 4 months after eyelid surgery be related to surgery or is the cause likely to be something else?

I had eyelid surgery 4 months ago. One month ago I noticed broken capillaries in my eyes (red veins) which haven't improved (or gotten any worse). My... READ MORE

My right lower eyelid droops and feels weak? (Photos)

My right lower eyelid feels weak and droops. When I touch it there is very little resistance. I use eye drops alot and pull the eyelid down to get... READ MORE

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