Droopy eyelids not only make you seem older than you feel but may also impair your eyesight in severe cases. Fortunately, Scarsdale eyelid surgery can lift your eyelids, restore youthfulness, and improve your vision. Here are some significant benefits of eyelid surgery;
1. Improves your vision
Our upper eyelid’s lifting muscles weaken with age. Patients don’t realize this when it sneaks up on them since the change is gradual. A forehead wrinkle is one of the first indicators of a weak upper eyelid. When the eyelid is soft, it cannot raise sagging brows, extra skin, or excess fat, all of which are age-related changes. Eyelid surgery helps to tighten the upper eyelid muscles enabling them to open more, which enhances vision.
2. Smoother forehead
If your upper eyelids feel heavy and impair your vision, you could have developed the habit of lifting your brows to get a better perspective if your upper eyelids feel heavy and impair your vision. Deep brow furrows may result from this repetitive movement. The tendency of arching your brows and the resulting forehead wrinkles may be eliminated when you get blepharoplasty to remove the additional weight!
3. Restores youthfulness
The signs of aging manifest first on the skin of the eyelids. The typical culprits are excess skin, bulging fat, a sagging brow, diminished bone mass, and advanced wrinkles. During eyelid surgery, excess tissue is removed, loose tissue is tightened, drooping tissue is lifted, hyperactive muscles are weakened, fat is redistributed, and lost bone and fat volume are replaced with bone replacements. The combination of these treatments may successfully address everything, leaving you with a more youthful eyelid definition than before.
4. Eliminate dark circles and under-eye bags
The ‘darkness’ beneath the eye may result from a decrease in the bony and soft tissue volume of the cheek under the eye, an increase in the amount of fat in the eyelids (which may cause them to protrude), and a reduction in the amount of pigmented skin in the eyelids. Surgical procedures may correct volume loss in bones and soft tissues and remove and reposition extra skin.
5. Eliminates flabby fat and extra skin
Old age causes a thinning of the skin, a loosening of the supporting ligaments, and the development of unsightly fat bulges. These add to the signs of aging by disrupting the natural curve of the eyelid, which results in bags and hollows. Eyelid surgery helps to remove excess skin, redistribute fat and sculpt the region.
6. Boosts your confidence
Your perception of your look is essential. It weighs on you daily if you are self-conscious about appearing older or tired. Your thoughts are constantly wandering to the persistent hurt. Some individuals are so self-conscious about their appearance that they avoid taking family pictures and participating in other enjoyable activities.
With upper eyelid surgery, you may remove that self-consciousness, taking a burden off your shoulders and giving you more freedom to enjoy each day.
If you have droopy eyelids and want to improve your vision and restore your youthfulness, eyelid surgery is the best option. Call Robert M. Schwarcz, MD, to book your appointment for eyelid surgery.