What is Cosmetic Eye Surgery?
Medically known as double eyelid surgery or Blepharoplasty, is the type eyelid plastic surgery which is done for the removal of excess fat from the lower eyelids and the upper eyelids.
The cause of droopy eyelids is the sagging skin that can also harm the vision and is also the result of excessive accumulation of the fat cells.
Cosmetic surgery aims to restore and heal the congenital disabilities or the disfigurement to give a better appearance to the body.
Drooping eyes and puffy eyes are the most common cosmetic problems.
Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
- Evaluation of eyelid laxity
- Lower and upper eyelid Blepharoplasty
- Ptosis repair
- Management of the dry eye
Facial Cosmetic Surgery Around the Eyelids and Eye
- Skin Resurfacing
- Direct Browlift
Surgical Procedures of Cosmetic Eye Surgery
The small incisions are made above the hairline to improve the appearance of the eyebrow.
Also referred to as forehead lift surgery, the surgery aims to raise the eyebrows to offer a more youthful and alert look.
The surgery also reduces the creases that develop between the eyes, across the forehead and on the bridge of the nose.
The sagging brow which is there at the upper eyelid is also repositioned.
Transconjunctival Blepharoplasty Eye Lift
The excessive accumulation of the fat is repositioned or removed by making a small incision in the eye that has caused eyelid bags.
Lower Eyelid Lift Surgery
Blepharoplasty or lower eyelid lift surgery is performed to remove the excess skin, muscle, fat, wrinkles, and puffy fat bags of the lower eyelids.
The puffy fat bags on the lower eyelid makes us look more sad, tired, and old.
The surgery aims to correct this by making an incision below the eyelid.
This surgery gives the patients more alert, rested, and youthful appearance.
Upper Eyelid Lift Surgery
During the surgery, incisions are made along the natural fold of the upper eyelid that widens beyond the existing creases or into the laugh lines.
With the help of incisions, the excess fat, muscle, and skin are removed.
As the incisions are done on the natural contour of the upper eyelid, they are not noticeable.
This surgery is primarily done to treat eye wrinkles.
Laser Eyelid Surgery
This surgery involves the use of CO2 (carbon dioxide) laser to remove the excess fatty tissue and skin.
Small incisions are made with the help of the ultra-pulse laser that instantly ablates with the tissues surrounding the lower and upper eyelids.
The surgery aims to tighten the saggy and loose skin by eliminating the bags under the eye.
This surgery is performed to tighten the lower eyelid of the patient.
It comes under Blepharoplasty, which is a surgical procedure done to modify the eyelids.
The surgical procedure is also known as inferior retinacular suspension; it is used to alter the eye shape permanently.
Canthoplasty is the most popular procedure for those who want a more youthful shape of the eyes.
The surgery is also meant for those who suffer from trauma or droopy eyelids.
Canthoplasty can be simultaneously done with eyebrow lift or facelift procedures.
Cost of Cosmetic Eye Surgery
Iran specializes in effective and low-cost surgery for cosmetic eye surgery.
The success rate of cosmetic eye surgery in Iran is very high, that attracts many patients from all over the world.