I am filipino and I don't like my asian eyes. Could I possibly make them look less asian? Bigger?
Doctor Answers 4
Take your time for those new eyes Filipina
bigger may or may not be better. If you're in high school get a consult, get some info but think it over. You may see yourself a bit different in the future. I doubt you're trying to look less Asian, maybe just different-Asian. :) anyhow, incision technique usually affords the most change but suture technique sometimes works for the right surgical candidate. Attach a photo and we might be more helpful.
Chase Lay MD
Westernization of Asian Eyelids
In general, westernization of Asian eyelids is possible if desired. This is usually done by creating a supratarsal crease at the time of eyelid surgery.
To be sure what might be helpful for you, see two or more experienced, board-certified Plastic Surgeons for a complete evaluation to make sure you are a good candidate and that it is safe for you to have surgery.
I hope this helps.
Asian blepharoplasty/ Double Eyelid surgery
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