Hi, I'm an Asian female in my late twenties, and I have puffy hooded eyelids (excess skin and fat) with no crease/fold. They weigh down on my eyelashes and make my eyes appear sleepy and smaller. I would like to undergo upper blepharoplasty, though I am hesitant if it involves a creation of a crease or double eyelid where the incision will be. Is there a procedure to remove excess skin and fat WITHOUT the creation of the crease? I want to look better, but not starkly different.
Is There an Upper Blepharoplasty Procedure to Remove Skin & Fat WITHOUT the Creation of Double Eyelid?
Doctor Answers 2
Subtle asian eyelid surgery
Best of luck
Chase Lay, MD
Asian eyelid surgery
Double board certified facial plastic surgeon
Single Asian upper lids may be desired
It is possible to reduce puffiness without creation of an anchored fold. This involves a lower incision to keep the fold from forming, so your Asian eyelid would not be so different.