How Do I Know If Blepharoplasty Is Right For Me?

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How Do I Know If Blepharoplasty Is Right For Me?

To know if blepharoplasty is right for you, it is necessary to first consult a
reliable plastic surgeon. The eyes are one of the most important parts of your
body not only in terms of practical use but also with regard to aesthetic
appearance. The eyes are instant age indicators. Droopy or sagging eyelids
can spoil your otherwise attractive and youthful looking appearance. Unlike
other parts of your body,
the eyes cannot be made
more vibrant or youthful
by exercising. Cosmetic
eyelid       surgery          called
blepharoplasty           is     the
answer. But is it right for

Experienced Plastic Surgeons in AAAASF Facilities

Blepharoplasty is a procedure that can make the eyelids look younger and
more vibrant. It requires deftness and experience on the part of the surgeon,
and not just high tech tools. The success of blepharoplasty depends on the
plastic surgeon. At a reliable and AAAASF-accredited facility you are sure
to get the most skilled and experienced professionals working on your

Cosmetic eyelid surgery is one of the most sought after cosmetic surgery
treatments since the eye is the primary age indicator for an individual. Any
blepharoplasty procedure begins with a consultation where the basic
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anatomy of your eyelids, your general health and your goals and
expectations are discussed. The initial consultation is where you’ll be
honestly told whether blepharoplasty is right for you.

The Right Candidate for Blepharoplasty

If you are in good general health with good facial muscle and tissue,
cosmetic eyelid surgery will be safe for you, though the end appearance will
be determined by the structure of your eyelids and the skill of the surgeon.
The right candidate should be more than 30 years old, be a non-smoker and
be free from cardiac issues or ophthalmic diseases. It is also important for
the patient to have realistic expectations about the outcome, which as
mentioned before, depends on many factors.

More about Blepharoplasty

Blepharoplasty can also be performed along with other facial plastic surgery
procedures such as brow lift, Botox, neck lift, and face lift for the best
results. Cosmetic eyelid surgery may include lower eyelid surgery and upper
eyelid surgery or one of them, depending on the eyelid structure and the
requirements of the patient.

Blepharoplasty consists of many processes and would certainly include
browpexy (eyebrow repositioning) in the case of upper eyelid surgery. The
upper blepharoplasty procedure can work to improve the glabellar frown
lines as well. The other process includes canthopexy in which the corner of
the eyelid is repositioned. The tarsal strip lateral eyelid is also repositioned
along with the lower or upper eyelid as per the need. For the lower eyelid

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surgery, fat sliding procedures are applied and there is fat tear trough
ablation. Orbicularis is also released extensively during the eyelid cosmetic

Get in touch with a reliable AAASF-accredited plastic surgery center where
the surgeon will explain everything to you. That is how you can know if
blepharoplasty is right for you.

Contact Details
Houston Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery
6400 Fannin Suite 2290
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: 713-791-0700


Description: Individuals in good health with healthy facial tissue and realistic expectations are the right candidates for blepharoplasty. It is safe and effective if performed by experienced surgeons.