Blepharoplasty Boise Idaho

Boise Blepharoplasty / Eyelid Surgery

What is Blepharoplasty?

Available at Boise Plastic Surgery and Rhinoplasty Clinic, blepharoplasty (also known as eyelid surgery) is a procedure that removes fat, excess skin, and muscle from the upper and lower eyelids. A blepharoplasty can correct drooping eyelids and puffy bags under the eyes, providing a more youthful and rejuvenated appearance. Eyelid surgery is sometimes combined with a forehead lift to correct sagging eyebrows or laser resurfacing to reduce crow’s feet and other wrinkles around the eyes. BOTOX® Cosmetic injections

Blepharoplasty / Eyelid Surgery

Eyelid surgery more often than not takes one to two hours and is performed under neighborhood or general anesthesia. Amid blepharoplasty, the specialist makes entry points that take after the regular shapes of your eyelids, including the lower eyelid region and the wrinkles of your upper eyelids. These circumspectly put cuts might likewise reach out to the external corners of your eyes, to treat giggle lines or crow’s feet. The Boise Blepharoplasty Surgeon utilizes these entry points to evacuate overabundance muscle, fat, and skin tissue before shutting the cuts with sutures. In traditional upper lid blepharoplasty, an incision is made in the crease of the upper lid and excess skin, fat, and muscle is removed. Once healed, the incision is hidden when the eye is open and often barely noticeable when the eye is closed. In traditional lower lid blepharoplasty, an incision is made along the lash line and excess skin, fat, and muscle is removed. Once healed, the incision is usually hidden by the lashes. With the transconjunctival approach, an incision is made inside the lower lid. Fat can be removed or redistributed through this incision.  Excess skin may still be reduced with a pinch excision hidden underneath the lashes.

After Blepharoplasty / Eyelid Surgery

After you visit our office in Boise, Idaho for blepharoplasty/eyelid surgery, your eyes will probably require treatment for grease. You may experience swelling or a fixing sensation as the anesthesia wears off, however most blepharoplasty patients are shocked at how little distress they feel.

You ought to keep your head lifted for a couple of days after eyelid surgery. Wounding or swelling after eyelid surgery is most declared amid the first week of recuperation. You can utilize an icy pack to decrease these conditions. The wounding and swelling by and large blurs the next week.

Lines will be evacuated five to six days after you visit our Boise, Idaho office for blepharoplasty/eyelid surgery. When the lines are evacuated, the staining and swelling around the eyes will steadily vanish. You may wear cosmetics 48 hours after lines are evacuated.


A large portion of the patients at our Boise, Idaho office who experience blepharoplasty/eyelid surgery start to feel better after three or four days and can come back to work in a week to 10 days. Ordinarily, right now, cosmetics can be utilized to shroud any staying wounding. Eye drops are managed for patients who experience dry or irritated eyes after eyelid surgery. You ought to wear shades however much as could reasonably be expected to evade different aggravations and to shield your delicate eyes from daylight. As a rule, blepharoplasty patients won’t have the capacity to wear contact lenses for approximately two weeks or more after eyelid surgery.

You ought to evade strenuous action or exercises that raise your circulatory strain for a few weeks after eyelid surgery. Post-surgical scars may stay pink for three to six months after eyelid surgery. These scars ought to blur in the long run, turning out to be fine white lines that are scarcely unmistakable.

Blepharoplasty Boise Idaho

Potential Risks

Difficulties from eyelid surgery are uncommon and typically minor. In any case, as with any surgery, there is some level of danger, including conceivable disease or a negative response to the anesthesia. Conceivable entanglements taking after blepharoplasty incorporate interim swelling, obscured vision, and slight asymmetry in mending or scarring. Furthermore, little whiteheads may show up after your fastens have been uprooted, however these whiteheads can be effectively managed. After your Boise blepharoplasty/eyelid surgery, a few patients may think that its hard to close their eyes amid rest. In exceptionally uncommon cases this condition may get to be lasting. Another amazingly uncommon post-surgical entanglement is called ectropion, which portrays a pulling down of the lower eyelids. On the off chance that this ought to happen, interim taping of the sides of the eyes or further eyelid surgery may be required.

Blepharoplasty Boise Idaho