Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Lift)

Blepharoplasty is usually classified as a cosmetic procedure. It is the surgical removal of excessive skin and to either add or reduce fat from either the upper or lower eyelids or both. 

Blepharoplasty surgery is a day procedure, performed with a local anaesthetic. Recovery is quite quick with most patients returning to work or normal activities within a few days.

blepharoplasty showing before and after effect

When is blepharoplasty surgery used?

What should I be aware of with blepharoplasty?

The following people are a good fit for blepharoplasty surgery:

Preparing for Surgery

What to expect for your blepharoplasty surgery

Prior to surgery

During the procedure

Exact steps will vary between surgeries but generally the surgery is conducted as follows:

Post-operative recovery

After surgery you may experience the following:

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