Blepharoplasty RESULTS

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What is Blepharoplasty?

Blepharoplasty is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of excess skin, fat, and sometimes muscle from the eyelids. It is commonly performed to address droopy or sagging eyelids, remove under-eye bags, and improve the overall appearance of the eyes. The procedure can be performed on the upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both, depending on the patient’s specific concerns and desired outcomes.

What is the process?

The process involves administering anesthesia for patient comfort, creating incisions along the natural eyelid creases or lash line, and carefully removing excess skin, fat, and muscle. In some cases, the surgeon may reposition or redistribute fat to achieve a more youthful look. After making the necessary adjustments, the incisions are closed with sutures or surgical glue. During recovery, patients are advised to rest and avoid strenuous activities. Swelling and bruising around the eyes are common but typically subside within a few weeks. The results of blepharoplasty can be a refreshed and revitalized appearance. However, individuals considering this procedure should consult with Dr. Chahin to determine if they are suitable candidates and to understand the potential risks and benefits involved.

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Benefits of Blepharoplasty

Improved appearance

Blepharoplasty can help rejuvenate the appearance of the eyes by addressing sagging eyelids, under-eye bags, and excess skin. This can give the eyes a more youthful and refreshed look.

Enhanced vision

In some cases, sagging upper eyelids can obstruct the visual field and impair peripheral vision. Blepharoplasty can remove the excess skin and improve vision by lifting and tightening the eyelids.

Increased self-confidence

By correcting aesthetic concerns such as droopy eyelids or under-eye bags, blepharoplasty can boost self-confidence and improve overall satisfaction with one’s appearance.

Long-lasting results

The results of blepharoplasty are generally long-lasting. While the natural aging process will continue, the improvements achieved through the surgery can be enjoyed for many years.

Minimal scarring

The incisions made during blepharoplasty are typically well-hidden in the natural creases of the eyelids, resulting in minimal visible scarring.

Complementary effects

Blepharoplasty can be combined with other facial rejuvenation procedures, such as facial balancing, facelift or brow lift, to achieve a more comprehensive and harmonious outcome.

Procedure Timeline

During this appointment, you will meet with Dr. Chahin to discuss your goals, medical history, and suitability for the procedure. Dr. Chahin will evaluate your eyelids and provide recommendations based on your specific needs.


If you decide to proceed with the surgery, you will be scheduled for a pre-operative appointment. This may involve additional tests, measurements, and discussions about the procedure. Dr. Chahin will provide instructions on pre-operative care, which may include avoiding certain medications or adjusting your lifestyle habits.


On the day of the surgery, you will arrive at the surgical facility or hospital. The procedure is typically performed under local anesthesia with sedation or general anesthesia, depending on the extent of the surgery and your preference. Dr. Chahin will make incisions along the natural creases of the eyelids, remove excess skin, fat, and sometimes muscle, and close the incisions with sutures.


After the surgery, you will be monitored in a recovery area until you are ready to be discharged. You will receive post-operative instructions on how to care for your incisions, manage any discomfort, and minimize swelling, bruising ,or eye irritation. It's important to follow these instructions closely to promote proper healing.


You will have several follow-up appointments with Dr. Chahin to assess your healing progress. These appointments are crucial for monitoring your recovery, addressing any concerns, and ensuring that you are on track for optimal results.

Why Should You Choose Dr. Chahin for Blepharoplasty?


How long is the recovery period after blepharoplasty?
The recovery period after blepharoplasty can vary from person to person, but typically, it takes about 1 to 2 weeks for most of the swelling and bruising to subside. During this time, you may experience some discomfort, tightness, or mild pain, which can be managed with prescribed medications. It is important to follow Dr. Chahin’s post-operative instructions regarding wound care, avoiding strenuous activities, and wearing any recommended protective eye shields or dressings. Full recovery and the final results can take several months as the tissues continue to heal and settle into their new position.
Will there be visible scarring after blepharoplasty?
The incisions made during blepharoplasty are carefully placed within the natural creases and contours of the eyelids to minimize visible scarring. Over time, the scars tend to fade and become less noticeable. However, individual healing and scarring patterns can vary. It is important to follow Dr. Chahin’s post-operative care instructions, including proper wound care and avoiding exposure to sun or excessive UV radiation, which can help promote optimal healing and minimize the appearance of scars.