Cosmetic Surgery User

Member since 9/18/2011


  • 16 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Don't Do It! Had Upper Blepharoplasty Last Year - Took Too Much off my Eyelids! - Saint Paul, MN

I read posts from others posting their experiences, with several being negative about Dr. Thao. I should have listened. I ended up going in to have upper blepharoplasty done. The doctor took the liberty to try to make my eyelids look more ethnic - and he changed the shape of my eyes. Both eyes are asymmetrical, and he took too much fat out of the upper eyelids. Plus, he had told me during our... READ MORE

Questions from Cosmetic Surgery User

Are my Eyelids Asymmetrical Following Upper Blepharoplasty? (photo) If Yes, Should I Get Corrected?

I had upper eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) performed on March 29, 2012. I feel like my eyelids are asymmetrical. My left eye's eyelid arches a lot higher than that of my right... READ MORE

Recent comments from Cosmetic Surgery User

Nancy, why would you give a physician 5's on everything, when he had to redo the work? Nothing like having to use up your vacation time to correct their work. Plus, he charges for the anesthesia for corrections. I noticed on your... READ COMMENT

Thanks Dancelite - though, they used to be a lot more symmetrical. Now, one eyelid goes way up, higher than the other. In person they don't look good. READ COMMENT

I am all healed. This was about a year and a half ago. He basically took too much skin and fat off. Now, I look like I have frog eyelids. My old eye lids were more attractive. At the end of the day, lesson learned. Don't waste... READ COMMENT

It's been over a year. It is healed, and unfortunately, look at how assymetrical it is. I should note that the doctor takes his patients photos 2 weeks after surgery - so the photos you see on his site are not fully healed. Instead,... READ COMMENT