2 weeks post op and my crease is still not forming. (photos)
Doctor Answers 3
The creases look a bit high and I don't think the final result will be satisfactory. You may want to wait a bit and then get another opinion.
Talmage Raine MD FACS
Swelling after any surgical procedure is common and should be expected. Healing after surgery is different for each patient and you may be experiencing more swelling than the average patient for this particular procedure. Your bruising and swelling will continue to drift down over the next several weeks.
Contact your practitioner for further questions and concerns. And always seek a local Board-certified facial plastic surgeon or general plastic surgeon to address your concern.
This is not the typical approach to performing Asian blepharoplasty to create more defined creases. Instead of using an incision closer to your natural creases, the surgeon made the incisions very close to the eyebrows. Now you have two creases on each side. This can be modified - so if you are not satisfied with this appearance, I would highly recommend another opinion from an expert oculoplastic surgeon. Best wishes.
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