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Pimple Like Bump on Outside Corner of Eye Following a Lower Bleph

I had a lower Bleph 4 weeks ago. Immediatly after the sutures were removed I noticed a little pimple like bump on the outside corner of my eye, near... READ MORE

What Do I Do About Bumps Along Suture Line (Stitches Out) Post-lower Bleph?

I had lower blepharoplasty two weeks ago, and the dr. removed the stitches 5 days later. I have a line of bumps along the suture line of both eyes.... READ MORE

Bumps at each suture entry/exit across left eyelid after blepharoplasty

I had bilateral bleph and ptosis repair on Aug 17th with absorbable sutures. Healing was great for the first week when the left incision started to... READ MORE

Open Wounds on Eye Corners After Blepharoplasty

I had blepharoplasty four days ago. My doctor decided to take the stitches out two days after the surgery. It was a bit aggressive, as some skin had... READ MORE

What is the likelihood of having an allergic reaction to dissolvable sutures and what are the options for rectifying? (Photo)

I am 3wks post of upper blepharoplasty. I have distinct hard ridge at suture line, and knots where internal sutures are. I had spit out one suture.... READ MORE

Do Massage and Hot/cold Compresses Help Bumps Along Suture Line Post-bleph; if So, Details Re How I Massage and Apply Hot/cold ?

Do I massage the bumps directly? Do I alternate hot and cold compresses? Should the heat be moist? Is it ok to be using Tobradex on bumps? Surgery was... READ MORE

Protuding Lump on Upper Eyelid After Blepharoplasty, How Long for These Sutures to Dissolve?

I had an upper and lower blepharoplasty done 4 weeks ago and I have a protruding lump on my upper eyelid. My surgeon thinks its the internal sutures.... READ MORE

Blepharoplasty - How Long for Suture Removal? (photo)

I had the surgery 6 days ago on a Wed. I was originally told at the consultation sutures would be removed in 7 days. When I looked at my appointment,... READ MORE

What Can Be Done to Improve Suture Scars on Eyelids?

What can be done to improve suture scars on eyelids as well as pixied look at the corners of the eyes? I had an upper bleph done 6 months ago and... READ MORE

Raised lumps at the corner of the eyes after blepharoplasty. Seems a bad suture technique. Will these go away? (Photo)

I'm 55 years old and 10 days ago I had lower eye blepharoplasty done to remove bags from under the eyes and tighten the muscle and skin. I'm healing... READ MORE

3 Month Post Blepharoplasty and Suture is Coming out of Upper Left Eye! I Am Concerned.

Other eye healed beautifully. But this one's scar line is still quite red. Part of suture became visible and was removed last week after I... READ MORE

Were stitches removed too late?

I had upper blepharoplasty on a Thursday and my follow up appointment to get the sutures removed was the following Thursday. Based on all the doctors'... READ MORE

What can be done for eyelids that keep splitting open after eyelid surgery? (Photo)

I had upper eyelid surgery a little over two weeks ago with dissolvable sutures. Ten days after my surgery I had to go back to have my right eye... READ MORE

How do I treat a scab under my eye following a lower blepharoplasty?

I had a lower (and upper) blepharoplasty 2 weeks ago and my disposable sutures are still visible. I assume that I just have to wait that out but there... READ MORE

Interior Sutures for a Dropping Eyelid Repair- When Should These Dissolve?

I have internal sutures after an eyelid surgery that were also held in place with an external suture. How long until the internal dissovable sutures... READ MORE

How to clean sutures/wounds after blepharoplasty?

Do i need to clean wound with water before applying ointment each time? I am second day post op READ MORE

Asymmetry Due to Difference in Suture Line on Each Eye? (photo)

Hi, thanks in advance for feedback.. I just had sutures removed today for an upper bleph. It was conservative you can see I had some hooding in the... READ MORE

Upper Eyelid Surgery Sutures Causing Irritation and Blurriness?

I had Fasanella-Servat procedure done on one eye 23 days ago. The surgeon said the stitches will take 2 months to dissolve. I feel some irritation... READ MORE

Post-op Bleph Abscess?

I Had Upper Blepharoplasty 6 Weeks Ago. Three weeks ago I had pus collect under the incision line on my right eyelid. The nurse drained the pus and... READ MORE

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