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Will my eyes even out?
I got Asian blepharoplasty on June 2nd 2011. My eyes are uneven. My right eye tapers down and the left eye is more of a straight line. It's only been 20 days since the surgery. Will it eventually even out? And they look extremely thick. I'm so upset. I look scary.


 


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mytaban
Oculoplastic surgeon
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
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swelling after eyelid surgery  June 22, 2011 2:28 PM

Swelling after eyelid surgery can last from a week to over a month. You need to wait longer to let all the swelling subside before assessing the result. First talk to your surgeon and if unhappy, obtain a second opinion (from an oculoplastic surgeon).


samir
Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
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Asian blepheroplasty  June 23, 2011 11:15 AM

Wait till all the swelling is gone and till the scar matures. 6-12 months


drredou
Plastic surgeon
vienna, VA
United States
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  June 23, 2011 6:10 PM

Time heals. In 3-6 month your eyes will improve. The swelling will be down and the scars of the skin and under the skin will mature and soften up. If after that period of time you are still unhappy talk to your surgeon or get a 2nd opinion for possible revision.


docblinski
Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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  June 24, 2011 2:56 AM

The early appearance looks great. Remember there are ALWAYS anatomic variations between each side or eyelid, which is totally normal.


richardgalitz
Facial plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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uneven post blepharoplasty  June 28, 2011 9:18 AM

It is much too early to make a final assessment of your result. It can take 3-6 months for all the swelling in your upper lids the dissappear. If you can fully close your eyes and have no conjunctivitis it is best to wait out you concerns. Any revision work to even out your eyes is best done at a later date when accurate assessment can be made and total healing has taken place. An experienced surgeon should easily be able to correct them accurately, pick someone with asian blepharoplasty experience.Richard Galitz M.D.,F.A.C.S.




 



 

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