EYE LID

Eyelid Surgery

What is eyelid surgery?

Eyelid surgery is a surgical procedure to remove fat along with excess skin and muscle from upper and lower eyelids. Eyelid surgery can correct dropping upper lids and puffy bags below your eyes.

What does eyelid surgery involve?

Incisions are made following the natural lines of your eyelids, in the creases of your upper lids and just below your lashes in the lower lids. Working through the incision we separate skin from underlying fatty tissue and muscle. Remove excess fat and often trim sagging skin and muscle. The incisions are then closed with very fine stitches

Who does the procedure?

Qualified surgeons from the UK. our surgeons have an average of 15 years experience and are the best breed available in the UK

Where is Eyelid Surgery done?

This procedure is done in Swiss Care Cosmetic and Laser Clinic, Palmers Green

Is it painful?

It is performed on an outpatient basis under local anaesthesia and light sedation. After as with any surgical procedure you can feel discomfort and be bruised and swollen.

How long will I have to stay in hospital?

U s u all y there is no need to stay in hospital as the procedure is performed with local anaesthetic.

How soon can I return to work?

Most people are ready to go out in public in a week to 10 days. After stitches are removed you’ll be able to wear makeup.

Will there be any scarring?

Eyelids will remain slightly pink for 6 months or more and eventually fade in to a thin nearly invisible white line.