Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, brings back the healthy and youthful look around the eyes. Extra fat tissue may accumulate around your eyes, the skin can sag and crease as we age. Due to many reasons, you may look older and more tired, and even lose peripheral vision. If you are concerned about the appearance of your eyelids.
Having an idea about what can be achieved through eyelid surgery helps you to navigate whether it is the right operation for you or not. The first thing you need to know is that eyelid surgery can target the upper or lower eyelid. If you are having problems such as weakened muscles or extra fat tissue in these areas, eyelid surgery can help you get rid of the undesired effects of time and aging.
Usually, there are not many limitations to who can get upper or lower eyelid surgery. However, you do need to be in good health and able to quit smoking to be a good candidate for blepharoplasty.
Even though most people that go through eyelid surgery are commonly over 30-35 years old, there is no age limit to qualify for this operation. Your surgeon will be looking at the condition of your skin rather than your age.
If you have impaired peripheral vision, and eyelid surgery might even be necessary rather than optional.
Choosing the right surgeon for your eyelid surgery is crucial considering that blepharoplasty is a complex operation that requires expertise and immense attention to detail. Thankfully, you will find such surgeons at Heva Clinic in Turkey.
In order to make sure that your blepharoplasty surgeon is one of the best, you should be looking into some previous work and certificates they hold. ISAPS certificate is the most prestigious certificate given to aesthetic plastic surgeons. This certificate is given to the most competent surgeons by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS). Before making your decision, make sure to check if your surgeon holds an ISAPS certificate.
One of the best and most affordable countries you can choose to get eyelid surgery is Turkey. At Heva Clinic, our experienced surgeons specialising in blepharoplasty offer outstanding results for many affordable prices. Upper eyelid surgery in Turkey costs around $1,600, lower eyelid surgery in Turkey costs around $1,700. If you would like to get both upper and lower eyelid surgery, the cost is usually around $2,000.
Based on the planned results decided during your consultancy session, your surgeon will mark out the incision lines before the procedure. Depending on your specific condition, blepharoplasty operation can be done under general or local anaesthesia.
The blepharoplasty procedure starts with creating the incision on the upper or lower crease. Your surgeon then removes the excess skin and fat precisely to create the desired look. Removing the right amount of skin and fat is crucial to avoid any disappointing results. By adjusting the volume of fat tissue, your surgeon can also achieve a more symmetrical look. As the last step of your eyelid surgery, the incisions will be closed after removing the excess tissue.
The recovery process after a facelift takes around 3-4 weeks. The bandages your surgeon placed can be removed the next day after your surgery. Applying ice packs for the first few days can be a great help for the initial swelling. Pay attention not to bend forward to minimize the pressure on your head.
Any stitches will be removed within the 1–2-week period. The swelling should noticeably go down after 2 weeks and you will likely feel normal enough to go back to your daily activities after a week of your operation. However, you should avoid strenuous activities for approximately 4 weeks.
Eyelid surgery is considered to cause mild discomfort. After a day you should feel perfectly fine and get back your daily activities. Most patients don’t even feel the need to use painkillers after blepharoplasty.
Thanks to the excellent medical education, it is possible to find plenty of qualified and experienced surgeons in Turkey. Heva Clinic consist of both professional and experienced surgeons that are certified by The International Society of Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) which is the world’s leading professional body for board-certified aesthetic plastic surgeons. You can be sure that you will get the the best blepharoplasty results. Reach our medical consultants for the details of your blepharoplasty surgeon.
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