What is blepharoplasty?
Blepharoplasty surgery, also known as eyelift or eyelid reduction, is a procedure to reshape the eyelids. This surgery involves removing excess skin from the eyelids and rejuvenating their sharp appearance. It also reduces the puffiness of eyelids and fades the wrinkles.
Blepharoplasty makes your face smoother and younger, and it can be done on both upper and lower eyelids. It is generally done for cosmetic purposes but can also be done when the hanging eyelid skin impairs your vision.
Who is a candidate for blepharoplasty?
You are considered an ideal candidate for blepharoplasty in Dubai if:
However, you may not be considered a candidate for blepharoplasty in Dubai if:
How to prepare for blepharoplasty in Dubai?
If you have decided to undergo eyelid reduction surgery, you should prepare yourself physically and mentally. You should meet your surgeon and discuss your goals beforehand. You will likely have a physical exam for your previous health history and a complete eye examination. Dr. Demetrius will ask you to stop taking medicines such as ibuprofen that increase the risk of bleeding. Several weeks before the surgery, you will also be advised to quit smoking.
What can you expect?
Before the procedure
Blepharoplasty surgery is an outpatient procedure. Before the surgery, the doctor will inject anaesthesia into your eyelids to numb and relax you.
During the procedure
The surgeon makes an incision that runs along the fold of the eyelid . Through this cut, the excess skin, muscles, and fat deposits are removed. Then the doctor closes the incision with a suture and surgical tape. The whole procedure may take 30-60 mins, depending on whether it is performed on one or both the eyelids.
After the procedure
You will be monitored to check for any complications. You will be able to go home the same day.
After surgery, you temporarily might experience some symptoms such as watery eyes, swelling, pain, light sensitivity, or double vision. You should use the following tips to recover:
How much does blepharoplasty surgery cost in Dubai?
The cost for blepharoplasty in Dubai varies for every individual depending on the following factors:
What are the benefits of blepharoplasty?
The benefits of eye lift surgery are as follows:
How to choose the right surgeon for blepharoplasty?
Blepharoplasty is a delicate surgery that can provide effective results only when performed with a highly skilled surgeon. Therefore, it is crucial to choose the right surgeon for a successful eyelift. Given below are the points that you should keep in mind while choosing the right surgeon for blepharoplasty:
Why choose Dr Demetrius for eye lift surgery in Dubai?
Dr Demetrius Evriviades is a renowned plastic surgeon in Dubai. He is highly revered for his sheer skills, unmatched expertise, and discreet approach to his patients. He is a UK- trained consultant and comes with more than 20 years of experience. He is a pioneer in cosmetic surgery, and to this date, he has performed many successful blepharoplasty surgeries. So if you are looking for the right blepharoplasty surgeon in Dubai, you can book a consultation with us.