Location: DFW, TX
Member since 5/20/2011


  • 88 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Upper blepharoplasty

I am a 36-year-old Asian female and was fortunate enough to have a decent eyelid crease, but I had excess skin and fat which hooded my eyelids. Eye shadow never quite looked right after I applied it, and every time I looked at pictures of myself, my eyelids always bothered me. I had my surgery (upper blepharoplasty) in October of 2011. Recovery was a breeze. My eyelids were bruised for a... READ MORE

One year update: Pain-free recovery (YMMV)

I am so thankful for RealSelf for allowing people with common goals to share their stories. I have learned so much reading about everyone’s individual experiences. So now I am finally adding my story. Here are my stats: Age: 36 Height: 5'0" Weight: 112 Bra size: 34A Children: 3 (ages 11, 8, 5) All my children were delivered via c-section. I previously weighed... READ MORE

Recent comments from DFW_Mommy

Thank you! It's been about 3 years since my revision, so I don't remember all the details. You'd get more accurate information regarding the procedure if you contact Dr. B's office. As for my recovery, I believe I had bruising for... READ COMMENT

Hi Sunshine555, sorry to hear that your experience didn't go too well. I, too, am glad that my doctor is conservative. Every time I go to any Asian place (store, restaurant, etc.), I see the older ladies with their obvious eyelid... READ COMMENT

Thank you. I'm sorry that you are not feeling happy with your results so far. My doctor told me that swelling can last for up to 6 months, so you may have to wait longer to see how your final results will look. My eyelids healed... READ COMMENT

Thank you very much! I feel so lucky to have found my doctor. Yes, you are correct that there are no signs of an incision. Dr. B has a special method of sewing the sutures underneath the skin so that the scar is not noticeable when... READ COMMENT

Thank you! After 10 days, most of my swelling had gone down, so I looked normal for the most part. I'm sure you can return to work in 10 days without anyone suspecting anything. Good luck with your surgery!!! READ COMMENT