Feeling young is one of the best feelings that you should always want to enjoy. Droopy eyelids make you look older, and the feeling behind it is not great. Blepharoplasty helps in repairing this kind of eyelid problem and results in younger-looking eyes that you deserve. It also results in an improved appearance that builds your confidence.

For the best results, you should consider seeking service from the best specialist. In Peoria blepharoplasty can successfully be done by Dr. Heringer, MD. He is a board-certified oculofacial plastic and cosmetic surgeon at Arizona Ocular & Facial Plastic Surgery. However, it is essential to know the facts about blepharoplasty procedures, requirements, and what results to expect.

Why you should seek blepharoplasty service

With age, your skin loses elasticity, and this results in excess fat accumulation on your eyelids, causing your eyebrows to sag, upper lids droop, and bag development under your eyes. In addition to giving you an older look, your peripheral vision can be reduced by the drooping skin around your eyes. Such issues should alert you on the need for blepharoplasty, either for cosmetic purposes or vision impairment.

Before considering blepharoplasty, you should ensure you don’t have serious skin or eye conditions. It ensures that further complications are avoided. It would also help if you had a realistic expectation for the outcomes.

For recovery and healing, it helps if you are not under serious medication and if do not smoke. If you smoke, it is advisable to quit smoking a few weeks before your surgery.

What are the available blepharoplasty options

A physical examination should be conducted and eyelid photography taken from different angles before the surgery to help in the planning of the process and evaluation of possible results.

Blepharoplasty can be classified into two categories; upper eyelid surgery and lower eyelid surgery. At Arizona Ocular & Facial Plastic Surgery, your surgery is customized to meet your needs. Incisions are done carefully on well-considered positions to ensure their invisibility.

Excess skin and fatty tissues are removed carefully or repositioned, and the underlying muscles tightened, giving you an amazing appearance. For better results, other procedures such as laser resurfacing and filler injections may be recommended.

What you should expect after the surgery

Your results should be natural and not overdone and only experts, such as Dr. Heringer, can assure you such results. Healing from blepharoplasty should take about a week and should result in a rejuvenated and well-rested appearance. Your confidence should be boosted, and in case you had vision problems, they should be resolved.

Eyelid surgery may also be associated with some risks.  Such risks are rare to happen, but you should be informed in case. They include bleeding, infections, eye irritation, not being able to close your eye, among others. You should seek medical attention as soon as possible.

Do not suffer in silence due to puffy skin around your eyes. Contact experienced oculofacial plastic and cosmetic surgeons such as Dr. Heringer, who is dedicated to achieving the most natural-looking results through the most effective treatment method. You deserve to have an appearance that gives you self-confidence.