When to Consider Blepharoplasty

By on February 1, 2018 under Plastic Surgery

Having excess skin in the eyelids can leave you looking older and more tired than you feel. With a blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, you can find relief from drooping eyelids to get a refreshed and alert appearance. Keep reading to find out when you might consider a blepharoplasty procedure.

Candidates for Blepharoplasty

Both men and women can benefit from a blepharoplasty procedure. The procedure is typically performed on those who are 35 and older when the affect of age and gravity begin to take their toll. But some individuals experience sagging eyelids even younger than this due to hereditary factors. Your surgeon will discuss your medical history and any serious eye conditions that might stop you from being a candidate.

For a Rejuvenated Appearance

Blepharoplasties are often performed to give a more refreshed appearance to the face. During your procedure, both the upper and lower eyelids can be lifted, smoothing out wrinkles and folds and enhancing the shape of your eyes. The procedure can also improve bags under the eyes by removing fatty deposits, helping you appear well-rested and rejuvenated. For even more facial rejuvenation, you might consider adding a facelift or browlift as well.

To Improve Function

Significant drooping eyelids can not only affect your appearance but your vision as well! if excess skin and tissue are obstructing your line of sight, it might be time for a blepharoplasty. You’ll see better and won’t have to strain to lift your eyelids once excess tissue is removed.

If dropping eyelids are affecting the appearance or function of your eyes, it might be time to start finding relief with a blepharoplasty procedure. Contact our office today to schedule your consultation with Dr. Hall.

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