Eyelid surgery is a surgical procedure that can be performed on both the upper and the lower eyelids. In most cases, it is performed for cosmetic reasons. Both men and women make good candidates for it.
When you look in the mirror, do you see an individual who looks refreshed, energetic, and ready to take on the world? If you answered no to that question, this is something that likely affects your self-esteem. It is also something that may affect the way other people view and treat you.
It is common for individuals to have puffy under-eye bags. An eyelid lift can address this problem. It can help you to look the way you feel on the inside. When you feel energetic and ready to take on the world, you will look at a person in the mirror who looks like they are ready to take on the world, too. And other people are going to view you as an individual who looks happy, well-rested, and youthful.
Eyelid surgery can be done in conjunction with other procedures. Many individuals combine multiple lift procedures in order to give themselves an overall refreshed appearance. Eyelid surgery is the best way to enhance the shape and appearance of your eyes if you are looking for long-term results.
As we mentioned above, most eyelid lift procedures are done for cosmetic reasons. However, there are occasions when an individual experiences a medical benefit. Sometimes, people have sagging and drooping skin on their upper eyelids that can obstruct their vision. Performing an eyelid lift allows the surgeon to remove that loose skin on the upper eyelids. This will expand a person’s line of sight. In some cases, an individual may experience tension headaches and other discomfort because they have to make an effort to keep that excess skin lifted. All of this discomfort can be removed with an eyelid lift.
How do you know if you are a good candidate for an eyelid lift? Take time to learn about this procedure. During a consultation at Boulder Plastic Surgery, our plastic surgeon can examine your eyes and your overall health and then determine if eyelid surgery can help you reach your goals. Contact us today to schedule an appointment in Boulder!