consider important questions about blepharoplasty. cost
In the United States the total cost of blepharoplasty is in the range from 3000 to 7000 dollars.Average cost:
surgeon fee $ 2,600
anesthesiologist fee $ 700
operating (equipment) Rent $ 800
Total $ 4,100
These figures relate to the removal of excess skin and fat from the upper and lower eyelids.If you need further tightening saggy upper or lower eyelids, the cost of operation will increase.If you want to remove the excess skin or fat with only the upper or only the lower eyelid, the price will range from 2,000 to 3,000 dollars.
Eyelid able to rejuvenate older, tired eyes, which could affect the overall appearance of the face.The operation and the recovery period is relatively short.Satisfaction with the result usually is high, and eyelid surgery is one of the three most common aesthetic operations.
century aesthetic defects can be caused by a combination of excess skin and fat, as well as the wrong position eyelids.Blepharoplasty, like any surgery, is associated with risk, but in this case the stakes are especially high because complications can lead to disability.If you find an experienced plastic surgeon and understand the features of eyelid, this will increase the chances of a safe and successful operation.
Questions blepharoplasty plastic surgeon
My upper eyelids drooped not?Is the tone of the lower eyelid sufficient?Need me to lift the lower eyelids?
Where the cuts will be located on the lower eyelids, inside or outside?
How do you make sure not to have removed too much skin or fat?
What is the risk of dry eye syndrome?
Need Me forehead lift?
recommendations and warnings
If the surgeon warns that you need as forehead lift, ask what improvements should be expected only on the eyelid, just by lifting the forehead, as well as the combination of the two procedures.Then make a decision.
Dark circles under the eyes will not disappear as a result of the operation, if they do not disappear when stretching the skin of the lower eyelids.
Small wrinkles at the outer corners of the eyes after surgery does not decrease.Within three months after the plastic lower eyelids refrain from chemical or laser peels, if cuts were made on the outer side of the eyelids.
If you do not need to remove excess skin from the lower eyelids, ask the incision is made on the inner side of the eyelids.
Eyelid not rejuvenate your skin.For this are skin care products and procedures.If you suffer from dry eye, preoperative visit an ophthalmologist to determine the cause and fix it.In this case, eyelid surgery is not contraindicated, but the surgeon has to remove less than the planned amount of skin or perform canthopexy, or symptoms of dry eye may be amplified.
Beware of plastic surgeons who do not check the tone of the eyelids or not recommend canthopexy the weakening tone.Prepare
that canthopexy enhance swelling and lengthen the recovery period of about a week.
first few days sleeping in a chair or on the high pillows to minimize swelling.
Ask the plastic surgeon to use a fine needle (size 30) for the introduction of a local anesthetic, which reduces bruising.