Santa Barbara7926

Member since 2/10/2011


  • 102 total posts
  • 7 questions

Questions from Santa Barbara7926

Lower Eyelid Swelling / Eye Asymmetry After Blepharoplasty

I am 3 1/2 weeks post op upper and lower blepharoplasty. I still have swelling under eyes (looks like bags)and minor upper eyelid swelling. My left eye is slightly smaller than... READ MORE

How Long Until I See Blepharoplasty Results?

I am 5 1/2 weeks post op upper and lower blepharoplasty (outer incision). I still have considerable swelling below my eyes, with some darkness that was not there before the... READ MORE

Leftover Stitch 6 Weeks Post-op

I had upper/lower bleph 6 weeks ago. There is a spot under left eye about 1/4 inch that itches and is slightly swollen (making eye look smaller).I thought was assymetry but now... READ MORE

Eyelid Surgery - How Long to Follow-up?

I am almost seven weeks post op upper/lower blepharoplasty. I had a follow up appointment a couple of days ago. My ps told me that unless I have any issues or questions, that... READ MORE

Itchy, Burning Eyes 2 Months After Blepharoplasty

I had upper/lower bleph done 10 weeks ago today. I had some dry eye issues in the beginning which got better for awhile. I went to an opthamologist that said I had... READ MORE

Possible to Push Eyeball Back During a Blepharoplasty?

I had upper/lower bleph surgery done in Jan 2011. I have never had assymetry or one eye more prolific than the other. During my surgery I had some issues with blood pressure... READ MORE

Continued Under Eye Swelling After Lower Bleph

I am six months post op upper and lower bleph. I have bulges (swelling) under both eyes (outer corners). When I am looking downwards in the mirror, you can see the bulging... READ MORE

Recent comments from Santa Barbara7926

Took a full year for me to see the result. not perfect but it is better than what it was. Reduce salt and sleep with head elevated and be patient. It looks pretty good already! READ COMMENT

Overall I am happy with the procedure - my upper lids were completely hanging on my lash line. My only slight regret is that I let him talk me into the lower bleph that I still do not think that I really needed (yet). He was very... READ COMMENT

I had weird wrinkles and creases for about four months after the surgery. Freaked me out! I think it was just swelling as it went away little by little over time. It is now two years after my surgery and the weird "rolls" and... READ COMMENT

At six weeks you are just barely healing. The dark circles are probably blood from the surgery that will take a while to dissapate. As for the bags they could just be swelling as it takes almost a year before you will see the end... READ COMMENT

I had a lump at the outer corner of my right eye. It took about 9 or 10 months after the surgery until it was no longer there. Give it a little more time before you take any action. READ COMMENT