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Questions from CARLY52

I Have a Left Lower Lid Ectropion After Initial Can This Be Fixed?

I am 1 week post op from a lower lid blephoplasty. I had skin removal, fat repositioning and tightening of muscle. I have severe swelling on left eye. The right eye is... READ MORE

Is Facial Nerve Damage Possible After a Lower Blepharoplasty, with Skin Removal, and Fat Repositioning?

I'm almost 2 weeks post op. Have swelling with hard lump where fat was placed. My lower lid is droopy along with what feels like nerve pain,(hot, sharp) and a funny sensation... READ MORE

Would a Filler Under the Outside Corner of Lower Eyelid Work to Support Ectropion Lid?

I am 3 weeks post op from a lower blepharoplasty. I had skin removal and fat repositioned. They took it from outer eye area and placed it in tear troughs. I have a lower... READ MORE

When Has Enough Time Passed for Revisional Surgery from a Lower Blepharoplasty?

I'm 3 weeks, today, post op. I have a drooping left lower lid after skin removal and fat repositioning. The drooping was clearly noticable in the recovery room. I did not have... READ MORE

Open incision, Not stitched in corner, lower lid falls forward, seeping itchy fluid?

I'm 4 weeks out from lower blepharoplasty. i had noticed thick gunk like goop at outer corners of lid. doc gave me antibiotic drops. i noticed the incision where upper lid... READ MORE

Eyelids Misaligned After Lower Blepharoplasty..Lower Lid Flopping?

.Lower eyelid flopped away from eyeball, and upper lid pulled away from eyeball after a lower blepharoplasty. 1 month post op now. This was present in recovery room. No change... READ MORE

Sooner or Later for an Ectropion Repair After Blepharoplasty?

I keep reading conflicting opinions on when an ectropion repair be performed after an initial lower blepharoplasty. Some say wait, others say the sooner the better. I am... READ MORE

Lower Blepharoplasty and Synthroid? Not a Good Candidate for This Surgery?? My Doc Never Told Me, and He Knew Beforehand.

I was never told by my doctor that I wouldn't be a good candidate for a lower blepharoplasty because I take the hormone Synthroid for hypothyroidism. Is this true??? If so,... READ MORE

Excessive Skin Removal and Lower Lid Not Approximated After Lower Bleph. Does Skin Grow Back?

Too much skin was removed during a lower blepharoplasty. I have an ectropion and rolling of lid away from eye that starts at the middle of lid to outside corner. Lower lid... READ MORE

Foreign Body Left in Skin Falp After Lower Blepharoplasty?

Am 8 weeks today, post op from a lower blepharoplasty. I have severe swelling and pain under right eye with some brown residual coloring. I did develop a low grade staph... READ MORE

9 Weeks After Lower Bleph, Still Hard Swelling with Pain Under Right Eye?

I am almost 9 weeks post op. I still have severe swelling and a pinching like pain of the skin under my right eye. The swelling just wont subside. My ps just doesnt know why I... READ MORE

Corner of Upper Lid Inadvertantely Pulled Down into Stitch Crease After a Lower Blepharoplasty, It is Twitching and Pulling?

H , I am 3 months post op from lower bleph with many many complications, including corner of upper lid pulled down into stitch bundle in crease of outer eye area. It is... READ MORE

Recent comments from CARLY52

I hope she is doing better. I think about her often...concerned.. READ COMMENT

How are things?? Are you alright?? Are things under control? Please Update... READ COMMENT

How did you make out?? READ COMMENT

Hi Seeking good doc, I am still swollen at 3 months. I have to hide behind sun glasses. Will this ever go away!!! READ COMMENT

Hi Tera , My surgery was march 26, and i am still still swollen, infected, drooped lower left lid l, will never heal, This surgery wasnt worth it. READ COMMENT