Eye lid Surgery Thailand

What is the other name of eyelid surgery?

Eyelid surgery is scientifically known as blepheroplasty.

What does an eyelid surgery correct?

An eyelid surgery corrects, droopy eyelid, baggy skin and fat under the eyes, strengthen the weak eyelids and redefine the shape and size of the whole eyes. According to the requirement, the process has to be done only on the upper eyelid or just the lower eye lid and at times on both the upper and lower eyelids. Eye lid Surgery Thailand is the best eye lid surgery.

What are the points to be careful about before eyelid surgery?

Few tips to remember before eyelid surgery are:

  • In case of loose under eye skin, then an eye lid tightening need to be done too in order to avoid droopy eyes and dry eye syndrome.
  • If a forehead lift is also suggested then the final result would be visible only after the suggested process.
  • If there is problem of dry eye prior to the surgery, then it is very important to meet a ophthalmologist before the eyelid surgery to make sure dry eye syndrome doesn’t happen post surgery.
  • Prior to the surgery, pull the eyelids to see if the dark circles disappear. If not, then it has to be noted that the dark circles will not disappear post surgery too.

All these points are discussed with the customer by the surgeon in case of Eye lid Surgery Thailand.

What happens in an eyelid surgery?

In the process, an incision is made along the skin crease. After the necessary steps are taken of removing the excess fat and skin etc, the incisions are closed with medical tools as suture and bandages.

How long does the process take place?

It usually takes around one to three hours for the eye lid surgery process and the scar is usually on the lower lash line or the upper crease. After a few weeks post surgery, the scar is unnoticeable.

What are the points to know for an eyelid surgery?

Certain points to know would be:

  • Sedation is not always given.
  • It is an outpatient process therefore, long stays at the medical centre is not necessary.
  • Mild pain post surgery can happen, which again can be controlled by medication.
  • Swelling and bruising is believed to be relieved by 3 to 14 days depending upon the detailed process done.
  • It would be advices to place compressed ice bags in the area for 2 to 4 days post surgery.
  • Contact lenses etc have to wait for at least 7 days post surgery but glasses can be places almost immediately.
  •   It will take around 14 days to be presentable in public.
  • Exercises have to wait for at least 2 weeks post surgery.
  • The eyes has to be protected for at least 6 months after the process with SPF 15 or higher
  • Final result of the surgery will be available in 2 to 6 weeks post surgery.

What are the risks involved in the process?

Few of the possible risks would be:

  • Blindness
  • Dry eye syndrome
  • Blurred vision
  • Inability to open and close eye lids
  • Hollow or sunken eyes
  • Corneal abrasion

These risks are made to its minimum for Eye lid Surgery Thailand.