Why are my eyes misaligned and is there a fix? (photo)
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Possible Blepharoplasty ?
Thank you for your question and photo! It is hard to exactly diagnose you without a physical examination in person. I suggest you seek a board certified plastic surgeon and have a consultation on your options. Best of luck!
Dr Dhaval Patel
Double Board Certified
Thank you for your question. Noticeable asymmetry between the eyelids occurs with laxity in the skin, however, your slight difference may be due to natural unevenness around the eyelid area. While it may be a normal occurrence, please feel free to consult with a board certified facial plastic surgeon to receive an opinion from an in-person examination.
Your asymmetry is probably normal variation and does not require treatment for normal function. However, if it is cosmetically bothersome to you, you could consider evaluation by an oculoplastic specialist. A canthoplasty on the left might with elevation of the lateral canthal angle might give an appearance of better symmetry. Best wishes with your decisions.
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