SCARLESS EYEBAG REMOVAL
Eye bags can give individuals an exhausted or fatigued look. It is commonly caused by an accumulation of fat deposits under the eye and tend to appear with age. Several factors are associated with eyebag formation, there factors are:
- Lack of sleep
- Loss of skin elasticity and collagen
The severity of eyebags range from mild to high. In mild cases, eyebags are visible only when you look upwards. In severe cases, the eyebag is prominent, bulging and can be seen at all times.
What is Scarless Eye bag Removal?
Scarless eye bag removal is a technique of removing the excess fat deposits underneath your eyelids from a tiny incision inside the lower eyelid, such that there is no visible scar from the outside. After the fat deposits are removed, you will look refreshed and more youthful. This procedure is also known as Lower Blepharoplasty surgery
Techniques Involved in Lower Blepharoplasty surgery
According to the severity of your eye bags, the surgeon performing the procedure could apply one of the following techniques for your eye bag surgery:
- The Trans-conjunctival approach or Scarless Eye bag removal – This procedure is suitable for patients with mild to moderate eye bags whose skin is not very loose. The surgeon performs this technique through the inner aspect of the lower eyelid. No exterior scar remains after this process and fat grafting can be performed together with this procedure for the most favorable results.
- Incisional Technique – The surgeon makes an incision in the area just beneath the lower eyelashes. The eye bag fat is then removed and re-positioned as the client requires. Afterward, the client’s cheek can be tightened and lifted. Further, fat grafting can be performed together with this procedure so as to get the best results.
Does this procedure involve pain?
Anesthetics are used to numb the eye region so that you are comfortable throughout the procedure. You may also opt to be sedated throughout the whole process.
Will the procedure take long?
The procedure takes 45mins to 1 hour.
What should I do on the day of the procedure?
Please make sure you inform the surgeon beforehand if you have red eyes, fever, eye irritation or any other general illnesses. Painkillers, smoking, alcohol and Vitamin E should also be avoided a week to the procedure.
What is the downtime to expect?
Patients experience minor swelling and bruising which will diminish in a few days. There are usually no visible scars. Full recovery takes 1 to 2 weeks.
Who performs the surgery?
The procedure is performed by Dr Samuel Ho. Trained in Korea, Dr Ho has extensive experience in performing delicate and intricate surgical work.
To start, Dr Samuel Ho will conduct a detailed consultation to evaluate your facial anatomy and discuss with you the changes you desire.
Patients are welcomed and encouraged to address any of their concerns or questions so that they can make a confident decision about undergoing eyebag surgery.
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