As age progresses on the eyelids With the effect of gravity, together with the other structures of the face, conditions such as loosening, increasing and sagging of the skin occur. In the meantime, with the loosening of the thin membrane-shaped fascia tissue in front of the fat pads in the upper and lower parts of the eyeball, which functions as a curtain, these fat pads bulge outward and aesthetic appearance disorders occur in the form of bagging on both the upper and lower eyelids. A number of factors such as excessive stress, fatigue, insomnia, smoking and alcohol use, heredity, personal characteristics of the skin and improper eating habits accelerate the emergence of this picture. Although it usually appears after the age of 30-35, it is possible for hereditary ones to occur at younger ages. As a result, this picture causes the person to look tired, exhausted, older and unhappy than he is. As the gaze can present a more tired and pessimistic expression, the drooping top eyelidIt may even be possible for the skin to block the field of vision.
Eyelid aesthetic together with eyebrow lifting, forehead lift andface lift operations are also possible. However, aestheticnose job Eyelid aesthetic should not be combined withBotox If it is to be applied, it would be more appropriate to do this 7-10 days before the operation or it should be postponed to 6-8 weeks after the operation.
Who Are Candidates?
People over the age of 30-35, whose sagging and bagging on the upper and lower eyelids have begun to become evident, are candidates for this operation. It is necessary to be very cautious when deciding on this surgery in those who have other serious health problems, hypertension, diabetes and coronary heart disease. If the patient is a smoker, he should stop smoking before a reasonable period of time as recommended by the physician. If he is using aspirin or blood thinners, he should stop it before a reasonable period of time as recommended by the physician.
The surgery is usually performed with local anesthesia. Concomitant intravenous sedation (intravenous sedative drug administration) is also helpful. Considering the patient’s request and psychological state, this procedure can also be performed under general anesthesia (with the patient asleep).
Eyelid aesthetic, It is a procedure that should be performed in operating room conditions. Depending on the patient’s condition and current findings, the procedure is only upper or only lower. Can be applied to the eyelids It can be applied to both the upper and lower eyelids at the same time. Basically, the procedure is to remove the skin and muscle excess and bagging on the eyelids. For this, the upper eyelids eyelid Excess skin and muscle tissue are removed with incisions that fit the folds of the eyelids and run just below the eyelashes on the lower eyelids. For pouches, either the loosened fascia veil in front of the fat pads above and below the eyeball is strengthened, or the protruding excess of the fat pads is removed. If the operation will be performed on four lids (both lower and upper), it takes 2-3 hours. If it is to be done on only two lids (lower or upper), it takes an average of 1–1.5 hours. After resting for a few hours, the patient can go home.
In the early period, there is usually no significant problem. Stitches are completely removed on the third and fifth days. Swelling and bruising can be seen around the eyes. Symptoms such as a slight burning sensation in the eyes, dryness and blurred vision, discomfort from light, and increased tears may occur. In the first days, when the patient closes his eyes, there may be some gap between the eyelids. These are expected symptoms and resolve spontaneously within a week. Seam marks on top cover, top eyelid Since they watch right under the eyelashes on the lower lid, they are hidden here and do not present an aesthetically disturbing appearance. Healing is a slow process. After the operation, the scars may appear a slightly pink color for 6 months or a little longer. Over time, it turns into thin white lines that are almost invisible. As a result, the tired, exhausted, unhappy and old look on the face and eyes of the patient disappears; the patient gains a more lively, young, happy and fresh look. Although the continuity of the result obtained varies from person to person, it can last for at least 3-4 years or it can be permanent for a lifetime.
return to normal life
Eyelid aesthetic from their operations generally satisfactory results are obtained. Very rarely secondary correction attempts may be needed. The patient can return to work and normal life within 3-7 days, depending on the job he/she does. If he is using it, he can wear his contact lenses after a week.