Blepharoplasty- Eyelid Surgery in Kathmandu Nepal
Last Updated on : January 17th, 2018 By NPCLC
Eyelid Surgery also known as Blepharoplasty is surgical procedure to improve the appearance of eyelids. Eyelid Surgery can be performed on Upper eyelid, Lower eyelid or both eyelids.
- Asian Blepharoplasty
- Hooding Blepharoplasty
- Baggy(puffy) eyelid correction
Blepharoplasty is the surgical procedure for correcting upper and lower eyelid for natural and enhanced look. This procedure should only be done by registered and qualified plastic and cosmetic surgeon.
There are many types of blepharoplasty:
1.asian upper eyelid correction also known as double eyelid crease. This type of eyelid is most commonly seen in Mongolian race, so it is also called Mongolian eyelid.This surgical procedure is done to create a crease over the upper eyelid so that it makes your eyes look bigger and with a upper eyelid fold. For this problem two types of surgical intervention are possible. Closed and open techniques. In closed technique there are no incision in upper eyelid skin so there is no visible scar. In open technique there is a small incision made over the crease of upper eyelid so that the post surgical minimal scar can be well hidden during the eyes opening.
Baggy eyelid correction also known as puffy eyelid correction or lower eyelid correction. In this type of eyelid problems, the lower eyelid has a fat accumulation or herniated fat and causes bagginess or pouch like appearance of lower eyelid. It also appears like patient has been crying whole night or not slept well for long time and therefor the swelling of the eyes appearance. This overall creates tired looking eyes. There are two types of surgical procedure available. Transconjuntival incision and external incision. In Transconjuntival incision technique the incision is made inside the lower eyelid. This procedure is mainly done for bulging of fat in lower eyelid or removal of fat.. In this technique there is no scar.In external incision the incision is made in skin of lower eyelid. In this technique excess of skin can also be removed so that your skin looks rejuvenated and there are no more dark circle. The post operative scar is minimal and can be well hidden by the regular masquers.
Why is Eyelid surgery done?
Eyelid Surgery is done for multiple reasons :
- Loose or sagging skin that creates folds or disturbs the natural contour of the upper eyelid, sometimes impairing vision
- Fatty deposits that appear as puffiness in the eyelids
- Bags under the eyes
- Drooping lower eyelids that reveal white below the iris
- Excess skin and fine wrinkles of the lower eyelid
Who are the good candidates for eyelid surgery ?
You are a good candidate for eyelid surgery if :
- Healthy individuals with no medical conditions that can impair healing
- Individuals with a positive outlook and realistic goals
- Individuals without serious eye conditions.
What are the possible risk & complication of Eyelid Surgery?
Possible Risks and Complication of eyelid Surgeries are :
- Superficial Ecchymosis and Hematoma
- Wound dehiscence
- Scar abnormalities
- Upper eyelid over correction
- Lower eyelid overcorrection and retraction
- Epiphora & ocular discomfort
- Ocular injury
- orbital Haemorrhage with vision loss
How to take care of yourself after Eyelid Surgery?
After your eyelid surgery you should :
- Elevate you head.
- Ice compression in eyes.
- Open eyes frequently.
- Regular dressing.
- Regular followup.
Returning to daily life?
You can return to your basic normal life right after the surgery. Suture removal is done in about 7 days.
NPCLC located at Dhobighat, Lalitpur, Kathmandu, Nepal not only offers all these procedures under one roof. NPCLC also has beat team of Plastic and Cosmetic surgeons and it also provides all the procedures in most affordable and competitive price.
All these types of procedures must be properly evaluated and surgical treatment should only be done by registered plastic and cosmetic surgeon for the best possible outcome. We at Nepal Plastic Cosmetic and Laser Center ( NPCLC) provide the best counselling and surgical as well as non surgical treatment. We have the largest and best registered and qualified plastic and cosmetic surgeon of Nepal as well as multiple super speciality doctors and surgeons.
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