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Age progression of the eyelid and surrounding structures, genetic factors, smoking, insomnia, fatigue, stress, etc. operations performed to correct changes caused by factors are evaluated in eyelid aesthetics. Sagging skin, herniation of fat bags, downward tilting of the lower lid, low eyebrows, low eyelids are problems that occur for these reasons. To correct these problems, lower eyelid upper eyelid aesthetics is applied. Blepharoplasty in Turkey is one of the most commonly performed aesthetic operations.

What is Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)?

Surgery to correct the appearance, function of the eyelids is called Blepharoplasty. Eyelid surgery is the process of removing excess skin and fat bags from the lower and upper eyelids and detecting sagging tissues in the correct positions. Lifting the drooping upper eyelid and reducing the bulging eye bags under the eyes are performed by eyelid surgery. Blepharoplasty allows you to get rid of the tired and aged look, corrects sagging and gives a strikingly rejuvenated look around the eyes. It allows patients to have sharper and more expressive looks, such as when they were young.

How are eyelids affected due to aging?

With aging, there is a sagging of the skin of the upper eyelids and a build-up on the eyelashes. Even this sagging skin can begin to close the field of vision. At the same time, a hernia in the adipose tissues can cause the appearance of fullness. If it is on the lower eyelids, there is again an appearance of sagging skin and bagging with it. Sagging, bag formations, wrinkles that begin in and around the eyelid since the early thirties can lead to both aesthetically undesirable images, and all these changes that increase over the years can make it difficult to open the eye, causing headaches.

What are the signs of eyelid aging?

The eye area is the first place where signs of aging that occur as a natural process in our body can be observed. The eye area is the area that attracts the most attention on the human face and therefore the change can be observed most clearly. Conditions observed around the eyes, such as wrinkling, bagging, bruising, dark images and striation, can occur for various reasons. The resulting problems around the eyes cause a person to look sleepless, tired, unhappy, and therefore aha old. In accordance with the developed techniques, it is possible to restore the eye contour, restore it to a younger and more vivid appearance faster and more effectively through modern applications performed in modern eyelid aesthetics. Symptoms of eyelid aging can be listed as follows:

  • Tired appearance
  • Eyelid bags
  • Discoloration around the eyes
  • Low eyelid
  • Sagging around the eyes
  • Streaks on the goose’s feet.

At what age is the eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) performed?

Eyelid surgery is most commonly performed by people after the age of 35.Because the signs of aging usually appear at this age. However, apart from aesthetic concerns, it can also be done at an earlier age for medical reasons. After eyelid surgery, people get a lively and calm appearance. Sagging of the face, lower and upper eyelids can also cause a person to have vision problems. Especially if the sagging has progressed, part of the eye is closed by the skin. This condition causes patients to have problems at the point of vision. Because the operation planning is done according to the patient’s needs in eyelid aesthetic surgeries.

What should be considered before Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)?

Aspirin and similar medications should not be used for ten days before surgery, however, because herbal teas such as green tea and vitamin E have a blood-thinning effect, it is useful to stop using them a week before surgery. Conditions such as high eye pressure, hypertension, thyroid diseases, and eye dryness are conditions that increase the risk of Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty). If you have one of these chronic conditions, you should definitely inform your doctor about it. For the first 2 days after the operation, it is necessary to avoid actions that will tire the eye for the first 2 days.  The medication/drugs given should be used regularly. Make-up should not be applied for at least 7-10 days against the risk of infection.  Glasses should be used to protect yourself from the sun’s rays. There may be swelling and bruising on the eyelids after surgery. It will decrease by a large amount up to 10 days. Within 3-4 weeks, the edemas disappear completely. For a certain time, the surgical scar can be hidden with makeup. Within 3 to 6 months, the scar becomes barely visible to the eye. Without very careful examination, the trace will not be obvious. The eye area should not be wetted for 7 days after surgery. It should be kept dry.  Sports should not be done.

Lower Blepharoplasty in Turkey

In lower eyelid aesthetic procedures, an incision is made just below the eyelashes and the eyelid skin is removed together with the November. Fat pads are spread over the edge of the eye socket, trying to eliminate the depression that occurs under the eye. Aesthetic surgery, called lower eyelid aesthetics or blepharoplasty, is an operation performed for bags on the lower eyelid, loosening or sagging of the skin. The reason why it is usually done on the Lower Blepharoplasty in Turkey is the bagging under the lid.

Upper Blepharoplasty in Turkey

Upper Blepharoplasty in Turkey or upper eyelid surgery is a procedure that briefly cuts off excess skin and muscle tissue in the area and removes it. In order for the surgical scar not to appear, an incision is made from the eyelid fold line. If the patient needs aesthetic intervention only for the upper eyelid, this problem can be eliminated with an operation lasting a maximum of one hour with local anesthesia.

Do you need more detailed information about Blepharoplasty in Turkey? Call us, we will offer the most suitable prices for you and we will determine your appointment date together. Eyelid surgery is a very sensitive operation. In this process, we will be with you with our entire healthcare team.