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Eyelid Surgery Patient #1

 

This 64 year old patient had Upper Blepharoplasty or “eyelid lift” surgery with Dr. Anthony P. Lockwood. The after photographs you see were taken 4 months after her surgery.

How is an Eyelid Lift (Blepharoplasty) performed?

Upper Blepharoplasty
This generally involves a strategically placed incision on the upper eyelids, removing any excess skin and fatty tissue. Because it is placed in the natural contour of the upper eyelid, the incision is camouflaged upon healing.

Lower Blepharoplasty
This involves the removal of excess skin and fat. The incision may be made just under the lower lash line or inside the lower lid.

Dr. Anthony P. Lockwood or Dr. Avi Islur will decide the best approach for revitalizing your eyelids.

Eyelid Lift surgery is performed by Dr. Lockwood and Dr. Islur in our state-of-the-art surgical centre located at The First Glance Aesthetic Clinic and Surgery Centre.

What’s the recovery period after an Eyelid Lift?

As with most cosmetic surgeries, you will need to take time to recover. The recovery period will be different for each patient depending on the extent of the surgery and the patient’s health.

After an “Eyelid Lift”, you may be asked to rest for the first week. Keep your head elevated for the first few days, and you may need to apply cold compresses or eye drops to relieve any discomfort. You will probably be instructed not to participate in strenuous activities for 2-3 weeks.

You will return to our office for a postoperative visit almost immediately and then periodically to monitor your progress. The postoperative time is crucial of the long-term effectiveness of your procedure.

What kind of risks are involved with an Eyelid Lift?

An Eyelid Lift is a safe procedure that has been performed for over 75 years. Thousands of men and women experience this surgery every year with no major complications.

During your consultation, our Physicians and their expert medical team will clearly outline all of the necessary precautions you need to take, as well as any postoperative limitations you should follow.

Dr. Lockwood, Dr. Islur and their staff take every necessary precaution to minimize any risk involved with all surgeries or cosmetic procedures.

 

If you like the results you see here, request your appointment to learn more about how this procedure can help you achieve your ideal appearance. We encourage you to print your favorite photos and bring them with you during your consultation to help communicate your goals and expectations.

Keep in mind that each patient is unique and results may not occur for all patients. These photos are of an actual patient of our practice who has provided consent to display their pictures online.