Eyelid Surgery Q&A
Malar Bags + Eyelid Surgery
I am considering lower blepharoplasty. Does this cause malar bags or contribute to them? I am assuming a qualified physician would prevent this type... READ MORE
I am 44 and just a few days shy of 4 weeks following a lower blepharoplasty. I am frustrated because the swelling is still present and appears to be... READ MORE
I'm 55 years old and have bags under my eyes. I tried filler with a very good plastic surgeon but we only used one syringe of filler (Restylane) and... READ MORE
Hi. I'm 21 yr old male with what I believe to be malar bag/festoons. I started noticing them about 1 year ago and it has steadily worsened. I'm a... READ MORE
I am 4 weeks post op lower blepharoplasty. Is the puffiness under my eyes swelling or malar bags? (Photo)
I initially had the lower blepharoplasty to eliminate puffiness under the eyes on my upper cheeks. Now 4 weeks later my eyes look worse than before.... READ MORE
Will a Blepharoplasty fix my malar bags? I'm just wanting to have the fat and / or muscle re-positioned. (photos)
Hi, I asked a similar question prior, I did not upload photos and doctors seemed to want to see some. I am not looking for a temporary fix (fillers,... READ MORE
2nd lower lid bleph. My new surgeon wants to cut ligaments to make the eye flat & fill with a fat transfer. Is this common?
I had a lower lid bleph 6 mo ago & look too hollow plus i have deep wrinkles now. my new surgeon wants to cut ligaments to make the eye flat & fill... READ MORE
Can one procedure fix very hollowed out eyes that also have malar bags extending to cheeks, plus flattened cheeks?
Hi, I have very hollowed out peri-orbital area, protruding peri-orbital rim, malar bags extending down onto the cheeks and flattened cheeks. It looks... READ MORE
Inclusion cyst? Malar pads won't subside? Will inner corners be deformed since I had excessive swelling there?
Hi. I am 48 yrs old and I am 7 days po and realize it takes time however I am worried about this bump at the end oft suture line. I think it is... READ MORE
I'm 51 and need a lower blepharoplasty but I have malar bags/feestoon what would be the best course of treatment for a good result. I don't want to... READ MORE
3 consults with 3 board certified plastic surgeons giving 3 very different approaches and prices for upper and lower bleph?
1. Upper/lower with malar lift 9500k. 2. Upper/lower with fat repositioning 7k. 3. Upper/ lower with fat removal 4800k. What to do? I liked #1and 3... READ MORE
After a consultation with an Occuloplastic surgeon about a Blepharoplasty he said I had eye bags and Malar bags and a bleph and mid face lift would be... READ MORE
I had lower blepharoplasty 8 weeks ago. I also had excess skin removed. I know I still have swelling but it seems to settle and form these bags. I... READ MORE
5 1/2 weeks now, still dealing with chemosis and very hollow under that eye. Had to have it stitched again and still using Tobradex. The "good" eye... READ MORE
I just got lower blepharoplasty surgery about 2 weeks ago. Before the surgery I definitely had prominent mylar bags. My surgeon said he would try to... READ MORE
If not a bleph, could injections or laser take care of that. It's not a festoon. Just a fatty malar Cresent. READ MORE
After research I'm wondering if I mistaken under eye bags for malar bags. Now I'm thinking I may have wasted my time and money. Can anyone advise please READ MORE
I had upper and lower Blepharoplasty (lower via transcutaneous incision) one month ago today. At my follow up appt I asked about these bags below my... READ MORE
I have huge eye bags and malar bags after getting fat transfer to the face and upper blepharoplasty 3 weeks ago. I know it takes time to see final... READ MORE
I would like to know how to fix scars from an 11 year old transcutaneous blepharoplasty I had done at 25? (photos)
I had this done at 25 due to self conscious issues from malar bags. As I've aged, the scars and bulges are visible. The scars are the crease u see... READ MORE