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For how long will swollen stretched upper eye lid skin improve


Hi, I had a bad allergy to eye shadow 10 weeks ago. My upper eye lids were very swollen and I had edema. The swelling has now gone down a lot but there is still a slight puffiness and discolouration. After the first month most of the swelling went down & I was left with saggy extra skin, this has improved slightly in the last 6 weeks but not much. When lubricated they tend to sit up better but present with an extra crease and roll of skin which is twice as big on my right eye which has more loose skin than the left. I have never considered plastic surgery before but my eyes have suddenly aged 20 years. My gp says not to do anything for 3 or 4 more months as they may improve further but I would love to have an opinion of a dermatologist as to how many months they may continue to improve before I access them to consider a procedure to remove any remaining redundant skin.

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