Upper Eyelid Surgery

With the advancing age, the upper eyelid skin becomes loose and sagging, as well as herniation in the fat tissues in this area occures, which makes the person look old, tired and sad. Eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) is a surgical procedure used to get rid of the uncomfortable appearance of the person. In upper eyelid surgery, excess skin can be removed, herniated fat tissues can be removed, or the upper eyelid can be made more aesthetically acceptable by transferring it to the empty areas. Satisfaction rates in upper eyelid surgeries can reach up to 80%-90%.

How is Upper Eyelid Surgery Performed?

The operation can be performed under both local anesthesia and general anesthesia. The operation process is determined in line with the preference and health status of the person. An incision is made in the upper eyelid fold, and the skin, muscle tissue and fat pads are intervened according to the patient's needs. Stitches are removed after 8-10 days, the patient can return to his active life after 10 days.

Lower Eyelid Surgery

Lower eyelid problems can occur mostly due to genetics or aging. Under-eye bags, which occur genetically and due to aging, can appear in young ages. Lower eyelid surgery is a more risky and more complex procedure than the upper eyelid. Undesirable conditions such as sagging or outward turning of the eyelid may occur in lower eyelid surgery.Various techniques have been developed to minimize these problems. However, choosing the right patient for lower eyelid surgery is very important. Compared to the upper eyelid, it is known that even the best hands have lower satisfaction rates. Lower eyelid surgeries can be applied as part of mid-facelift and facelift operations. Along with lower eyelid aesthetics, fat injection can also be performed around the eye.

How is Lower Eyelid Surgery Performed?

Before the surgery, the patient is examined in detail by the doctor. As a result of the examination, skin sagging in the under-eye area, the amount of subcutaneous fat, excess skin and possible signs of relaxation in the muscles are determined. Although the operation can be performed under local anesthesia, general anesthesia will provide a more comfortable procedure for the patient. During the surgery, the excess fat tissue and skin are intervened, accompanied by incisions made from the eyelid skin or inside the eyelids . The determined excess fat is removed or filled into the necessary cavities in detention and skin tension is provided at the desired level. In case the lower eyelid turns outward (ectropion), the lower eyelid is hung to the bone sheath around the eye with permanent sutures.

Almond Eye Surgery

Almond eye surgeries, also known as "fox eye", has gained popularity in recent years. Actually, this operation is not only applied for aesthetic purposes, but also for the correction of some deformities. In almond eye surgery, the tail part of the eye where the lower and upper eyelids meet is positioned upwards. In other words, almond eye operation is to provide a deeper expression of the gaze by pulling the eye upwards at a certain angle.

How is Almond Eye Surgery Performed?

Almond eye surgery is a procedure that can be performed both under local anesthesia alone or in the same session with eyelid surgery and eyebrow lifting under general anesthesia, in a way that does not disturb the harmony and symmetry of the eye and face structure of the person. We recommend this surgery to be performed along with upper eyelid surgery and eyebrow lift to gain much more satisfactory and permanent results.

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