If your facial expression looks tired because of excess skin, coarse wrinkles, and bulging fat of the lower eyelid along with excess skin and fat of the upper eyelid then you would benefit from an eyelid rejuvenation procedure. Unfortunately, the aging process can give your face additional years that you may not feel or want. A procedure that can enhance your look is called cosmetic eyelid lift, blepharoplasty.
An eyelid lift is used to correct drooping upper eyelids and puffy bags below the eyes by removing excess fat, skin and muscle. The length of surgery is 1 to 3 hours and a local anesthetic with sedation or general anesthesia is used. It is usually an outpatient surgery. You may have temporary discomfort, tightness of lids, swelling, bruising, dryness, burning, itching eyes. You may experience excessive tearing and sensitivity to light for the first few weeks.