The most frequently asked questions of patients before eyelid aesthetics operation are mainly related to how operation is performed, and what happens especially during recovery period. You can find in this article the basic information we compiled for the patients who have concerns relating to eyelid aesthetics operation, and want to have detailed information about the operation process.
What is eyelid aesthetics operation?
Eyelid Aesthetics is a surgical operation performed to reshape the eyelids in line with the appropriate requests of the client. The main purpose of the operation is to restore the youthful appearance to the deformed eyelids of a patient and therefore help them to be psychosocially happy and self-confident. A successful eyelid aesthetics operation aims at understanding the appearance that a patient has in her mind accurately, and performing the operations that will make this appearance possible in the most natural and healthy manner as practicable as possible.
The aesthetic changes desired by the patient are made using conventional surgical methods in the eyelid aesthetics operations performed by plastic surgeons.
What is the technique used in eyelid aesthetics operation?
In the eyelid aesthetic operation, surgical operation is applied to ensure desired rejuvenation in the saggy eyelid tissue. To conceal the scar in the best manner, surgery is planned so that scar will remain at the upper lid fold. The lower eyelid operations can be performed with subciliary incisions (right below the eyelash edge), as well as transconjunctival incision ( inner side of the eyelid).
How is eyelid aesthetics performed?
As with any surgical procedure, first of all, the needs and general health condition of the patient is determined via a medical examination to be performed by a medical doctor. After examination where a general roadmap is defined, what can be done to satisfy the desired change in the eyelid region is determined in a realistic manner. Patient is prepared by the anesthesia specialists to the operation before the operation which is performed under the general or local anesthesia.
Do I feel pain due to eyelid aesthetics operation?
If the eyelid operation is performed under the general anesthesia, the patient is in a sleeping state during the operation and does not feel any pain. In the operations under local anesthesia, no pain will be felt after the injection of the anesthetic. After operation, pain can be prevented using analgesic medications.
How long does recovery take after eyelid aesthetics operation?
In the general approach, hospitalization is not always necessary after eyelid operation. It takes an average of 7 days for a patient to return to social life and business life after eyelid aesthetics operation. Ecchymosis and temporary edema that may form in the operated region after operation will start regressing within the first 1 week.
Does eyelid aesthetics operation leave any scar?
The scars after upper eyelid aesthetics operations are generally very thin and almost unrecognizable, and they are concealed at the folding line of the eyelid. The incision in the lower eyelid operation is concealed right below the eyelash edge, or if it is transconjuctival, it is invisible.
Does eyelid aesthetics operation have a health risk?
Eyelid operations are performed under general or local anesthesia. During examination, doctors evaluate any condition of the patient that may prevent her from receiving general anesthesia. General anesthesia does not pose any risks on patients whose general health condition is good. Aesthetic and plastic surgery operations have a low level of risk provided that it is applied by a trained team led by an experienced medical doctor in a hospital setting where basic hygiene level is maintained and technical requirements are met. However, you should bear in mind that all surgery operations are exposed to complications.
What is the total price of an eyelid aesthetics operation?
Total price of the eyelid aesthetics operations include the elements such as operation price, hospital costs, and number of days of hospitalization depending on the operation. In this website of our clinic, we are only able to provide information about our operations, therefore it is not possible to share information about prices.
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