Will the headaches, tightness, & numbness ever get better? It was 2 years ago! Sometimes I feel light headed & dizzy (Photo)
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Four head numbness and eyelid shape change after forehead left
One of the trade-offs with brow lift surgeries, whether their performed endoscopically or open is sensory change including tingling, numbness, sensation of a "cool breeze" and itching. The reason for this is that the nerves that supply the forehead and scalp travel through the delicate muscles responsible for the vertical wrinkles/furrows between the eyebrows. When these muscles are removed, the nerves are intern stretched and perhaps divided inadvertently which can lead to these long-term sensations. Curiously, these sensations often are worse during one's period, after sexual arousal and from certain medications. Ibuprofen or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications can help. Otherwise it is just a waiting game and keeping your fingers crossed.
In terms of reversing some of the aspects of the brow lift upon the shape of your eye, I would perform fat grafting or an alternative off-the-shelf filler to re-create some of the fullness in your upper eyelid and decrease the hollowness and space between your brow and eyelid.
Wait 6 months then need to see a board certified plastic surgeon to see if anything can improve.
The numbness should improve with time up to one year.
If the hollow eye continues then may consider fat graft
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