Tina inUK

Member since 5/31/2012


  • 7 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 discussion
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Recovery from Upper Eyelid Surgery Takes a Lot Longer Than the Surgeons Tell You - United Kingdom, GB

I had really saggy eyelids, infact no eye lid at all on one eye, putting make up on was a waste of time. After watching TV shows where people had their eyes lifted and seeing the results I decided this was for me. During my research it seemed that it was a fairly straight forward procedure with few side effects or risks and the recovery was quick. 2 weeks in fact is what I thought. The... READ MORE

Questions from Tina inUK

One Eye Lid Feels Swollen and the Scars Really Tight After 8 Weeks Following Upper Eyelid Surgery?

I have a funny feeling in my eyelid which feels like the lid is pressing down on the eyeball, it feels swollen and if you look carefully in a magnifying mirror you can see a... READ MORE

At 7 Months Post Op for Upper Eyelid Surgery Should Everything Be Fully Back to Normal and Are You Fully Healed?

My scars look almost invisible, first thing in the morning my eyelids feel normal but as the day goes on the scars start to tighten like I want to keep raising my eyebrows to... READ MORE

Discussions started by Tina inUK

Any one had a pressing down sensation on their eyeball from the lid after upper eyelid surgery?

I am 8 weeks post upper eye lid surgery and most of the time the edge of one of my eye lids feels likes its pressing on my eyeball, it feels swollen  but doesn't really... READ MORE

Recent comments from Tina inUK

Hello, no I could close my eyes, it was just due to the upset of the surgery. By 3 months my dry eyes had gone and I have no more problems with dry eyes. READ COMMENT

Thanks for your comments, since I did the review my eyes have improved! they have felt almost normal today which is most encouraging. I looked back on some photos of before the op and the weeks following surgery and I was amazed how... READ COMMENT

I don't get a pain or blurry vision. It feels like there is some fluid trapped on the edge of my lid that can't get out. The last few days it does seem to be getting better. My surgeon just says give it time.Same old answer to... READ COMMENT