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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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
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 Bleph 9months ago but cannot really see a difference. Do I have malar festoons? I hate them and wonder if surger is possible. READ MORE
Hi I am a 39 year old male whose eyes are a little appear droopy with possible malar bags / festoons. I note that if I push the skin upwards at the... 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
If not a bleph, could injections or laser take care of that. It's not a festoon. Just a fatty malar Cresent. READ MORE