Do South East Asians Fall into the Category of Asian Eyelid Surgery?

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South east asian eyelid and asian eyelid surgery

They can fall into this category but it depends on what your particular anatomy is. You can be asian and have a crease that could be close to caucasian eyelids. And there are caucasians that can have asian elements.

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Southeast Asians get Asian eyelid surgery

Asian eyelid surgery discribes surgery that defines the upper crease line. When Asian patients undergo upper eyelid surgery, a method to reinforce the crease is required, even when there is a pre-existing crease. Many Southeast Asians have pre-existing creases or large preexisting creases. Nevertheless, any surgery in this area would require an Asian eyelid crease surgery in order to obtain a predictable outcome.

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