Location: Midwest
Member since 8/23/2013


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Eyelid Doesn't Close All the Way After Upper Blepharoplasty, Is This Permanent? (photo)

Two months ago, I had my upper eyelids lifted. The procedure was medically-necessary. My left eyelid will not close all the way unless I shut it consciously. It's not obvious... READ MORE

Recent comments from jtb123

Thrilled to hear it! It does take time! I'm still feeling improvement too, even after eight weeks. Saw a second surgeon yesterday, who told me that I'm healing on schedule. But he did say that I'll need lower blepharoplasty within a... READ COMMENT

You just gave me great relief. I'll hang in there and hope it gets better with time. READ COMMENT

It DID improve over the last eight weeks, ever so slowly, and as the swelling goes down, so does my remorse. Hoping the same for you. My surgeon said that I scarred more heavily than most people. READ COMMENT

I hear you, dalette. Had an upper bleph in late June, '13, and have had complications. My left eye doesn't shut completely (hardly obvious but to me) and I think I look freaky. Also, vision is a little blurry in that eye. If I could... READ COMMENT