Excess skin and puffiness in the eyelid area can not only make you appear tired, it can also prematurely age your appearance.
At Cosmetic Plastic Surgery of Maryland, eyelid surgery is one of our most commonly performed procedures and can refresh and rejuvenate your facial profile.
Cosmetic Plastic Surgery of Maryland is located in Hanover and serves the Baltimore and Washington D.C. metro areas. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Salman Ashruf to find out if you are a candidate for eyelid surgery.
What is Eyelid Surgery?
Also common referred to as blepharoplasty, eyelid surgery involves the surgical removal of excess skin and sometimes fat around the upper or lower eyelids. It is often performed to correct multiple cosmetic concerns in the eye area, including:
Concerns Addressed By Eyelid Surgery
- Sagging or loose skin in the upper eyelid that disturbs the natural contours of the eye, sometimes to the point of interrupting peripheral vision
- Excess deposits of fat around the eyelids that create a puffy appearance
- Lower eyelids that droop, exposing the whites of the eyes
- Bags, folds and wrinkles underneath the eyes
Why Choose Us?
In addition to performing eyelid surgery using the latest surgical techniques, Dr. Ashruf also combines this procedure with other rejuvenating treatments to optimize results. Some of these treatment options include:
During your consultation, your individual condition will be assessed and Dr. Ashruf will discuss these treatment options with you.
Am I a Good Candidate for Eyelid Surgery?
Individuals who are generally healthy, have no contraindicating medical conditions, do not smoke or are willing to quit before surgery, are bothered by the appearance of their eyelids, and who have realistic goals and expectations for eyelid surgery may be candidates for this procedure.
What is the Recovery Like?
After your eyelid surgery, you may experience mild discomfort that can be easily controlled with a cold compresses and medication that will be prescribed to you. The amount of time you will need to take off of work will depend on the methods used during your surgery, and Dr. Ashruf will advise you of any necessary aftercare in order to ensure proper healing and reduce the risk of post-surgical infection.
Contact Cosmetic Plastic Surgery of Maryland today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Ashruf and find out if eyelid surgery is right for you.