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Eyelids surgery

The best candidates for lower / upper eyelids surgery (also called blepharoplasty) are men whose skin in the area of eyes become thinner, lost elasticity, is significantly saggy, has visible wrinkles, also has protruding bags.Eyelids surgery abroad in Poland

Eyelids surgeryIn majority of cases upper and lower eyelid surgery is performed in local anaesthesia. In case of upper eyelid a surgeon cuts a skin in natural skin fold. Then gets rid of unwanted fat tissue, skin and muscle and finally stitch the skin. On the incision the surgeon puts some plasters to protects the wound.

In case of lower eyelid surgery a surgeon performs the incision in the line just below the lower lashes. The excess of fat tissue, skin and muscle is cut away. The edges of the wound are stitched together and plasters are put on to the wound to protect it. Both lower and upper eyelids can be lifted together during the same procedure.

The surgery is not painful. After the procedure a significant swelling and bruises occurs in the area of eyes, which causes discomfort. If the surgery was performed under local anaesthesia a patient can leave the clinic even on the same day being accompanied by relative or friend. In case of general anaesthesia a patient should stay in the clinic for 1 night.

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For about 2-3 hours after the surgery ice compresses are recommended. Stitches should be removed after 7-10 days. Swelling and bruises last for about 1-2 weeks. About a week after removal of stitches it is good to start treating the incision with ointments that help the scar to flatten out and lighten in color. The recovery is quickly and majority of patients see the results immediately. After about 3-4 weeks final results of the surgery are visible.

In all kinds of eye treatments that help to restore youthfulness to the eyes such as creams, fillers or eye lift operations the last one are the most effective and permanent one.