Member since 11/5/2012


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Reviews & Stories

Today is 2 months post op...

I have had those very big eye bags my whole life. Its genetics. As I was getting older, they were getting bigger and puffier. It took me more then a year to finally decide to proceed with surgery. I tried everything before this. Creams, compresses, acupuncture, ultrasonic facial massager..just about everything. I did my research, consulted 2 surgeons and finally went with plastic surgeon as my... READ MORE

Questions from Anaaleksa071

Big Puffiness Kicks in 2 Weeks After Lower Transconjunctival Bleph? (photo)

I had my LTC bleph on June 12. The surgery went great. Not much swelling and bruising . Beside few days when I had dry eyes and soreness, it has been progressing well since... READ MORE

Is This Fluid Retention or Fat Left? (photo)

I had lower blepharoplasty 2.5 months ago. I still wake up puffy every morning. The puffiness goes down during the day, but small bags remain. My doctor said that is edema. It... READ MORE

Recent comments from Anaaleksa071

Hi, I am sorry for your experience. Can you please send me the doc name in inbox. I am already thinking about reconstruction and wanted to go with oculoplastic dr. Thank you. READ COMMENT

Hi Jill, I feel the same. On August 23rd, I had my second and last follow up with Dr. He said that my bags are fluid retention (edema) and that I have to sleep propped up on my back, watch what I am eating, apply cold compresses, etc..... READ COMMENT

Hi Jannet, I have just sent you private mail. Cheers. READ COMMENT

Unfortunately, even when there is no swelling/puffiness..I still have small dr. told me at month visit that's swelling, but ..bags are there all the time and it seems to me that he didn't remove much fat. He is a great... READ COMMENT

I am on my 3rd day of 2 times 500mg of Bromaline per day. I think its working. Puffiness is much better,but bags are still there:((((...Thank You so much for your advice, at least I now can deal with one problem:))) READ COMMENT