Will darkness go away and eyes regain shape? (Photos)

I had lower blehproplasty 5 weeks ago and have budge under one eye and alot of darkness under both my eyes. Also the wrinkles are really bad when I smile and the shape of my eyes is droopy. Will any of this get better ??

Doctor Answers 1

Problems after blepharoplasty

Considering you are only 5 weeks out from surgery, things will definitely change over the next couple months. First, I'd recommend you discuss your concerns with your surgeon. Second, I'd recommend some gentle upward massage to the lids if you feel they are droopy. Hopefully, the fullness and darkness will improve over time. Wrinkling should also improve as mild swelling continues to resolve, however, a laser resurfacing could be necessary if wrinkling is still bad at six months.

Andrew Campbell, M.D.

Facial Rejuvenation Specialist

Quintessa Aesthetic Centers

Milwaukee Facial Plastic Surgeon
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