Do I have a negative canthal tilt? (Photo)

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See oculoplastic specialist

You appear to have left canthal tilt and upper eyelid ptosis (droopy eyelids). Not sure what is exactly bothering you. See an oculoplastic specialist.

See oculoplastic specialist

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You appear to have left canthal tilt and upper eyelid ptosis (droopy eyelids). Not sure what is exactly bothering you. See an oculoplastic specialist.

The big feature seen in this photo is upper eyelid ptosis.

That is far more significant than the position of the lateral canthal position.  If your eyes were more open, the position of the lateral canthus is less important.  

Kenneth D. Steinsapir, MD
Beverly Hills Oculoplastic Surgeon
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The big feature seen in this photo is upper eyelid ptosis.

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That is far more significant than the position of the lateral canthal position.  If your eyes were more open, the position of the lateral canthus is less important.  

Kenneth D. Steinsapir, MD
Beverly Hills Oculoplastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 26 reviews

Canthal angle

Generally speaking the lateral canthal  angle should be about 2-3mm higher than the medial.  In your photo you are in slight right gaze but I do not see your lateral canthal angle being lower than your medial.Dr. Schwarcz 

Canthal angle

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Generally speaking the lateral canthal  angle should be about 2-3mm higher than the medial.  In your photo you are in slight right gaze but I do not see your lateral canthal angle being lower than your medial.Dr. Schwarcz 

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