Eyelid lift (blepharoplasty) is a safe, effective procedure performed to restore a more youthful appearance and less fatigued look while maintaining or improving visual function. Blepharoplasty is one of the most common facial rejuvenation procedures performed. It generally involves the removal of excess skin and fat around the eyelids. In today's competitive corporate workplace more women and men are increasingly seeking eyelid surgery to restore a younger look that more typifies their energy level.
When patients come to see Dr. Lopez seeking facial plastic surgery, it's not uncommon for the patient to focus on a single aspect of their appearance rather than the overall picture. Blepharoplasty (eyelid lift) alone is not always the answer to redundant skin about the eyes. Premature aging and dropping of the brow can cause a tired, angry look with frown lines and sagging skin. It is not uncommon for patients who come to Dr. Lopez for evaluation of the eyelid area to simultaneously discuss an browlift.