LEARN, SHOP & CHAT ABOUT PLASTIC SURGERY, BEAUTY AND ANTI-AGING
Member Login






Ask-An-Expert  >   >  Will my eyes even ...


Ask-An-Expert

   
Default User Photo
justcallmenana
,

 
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.

Attached Media

Photo:

Will my eyes even out?

Doctors/Professionals Only
Regular Users/Non-Professionals
  Notify me when a doctor/professional or regular member answers this question
  Notify me only when a doctor/professional answers this question
Doctor/Professional Answers (5)   

richardgalitz


Facial plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
View My Professional Profile
  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 (more)
Is this answer helpful? 0        0
Login to Vote


docblinski


Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
View My Professional Profile
 
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. (more)
Is this answer helpful? 0        0
Login to Vote


drredou


Plastic surgeon
vienna, VA
United States
View My Professional Profile
 
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 (more)
Is this answer helpful? 0        0
Login to Vote


samir


Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
View My Professional Profile
  Asian blepheroplasty
June 23, 2011 11:15 AM

Wait till all the swelling is gone and till the scar matures. 6-12 months (more)
Is this answer helpful? 0        0
Login to Vote


mytaban


Oculoplastic surgeon
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
View My Professional Profile
  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 (more)
Is this answer helpful? 0        0
Login to Vote


Learn more about

Member Comments (0)


 



 

Welcome to the Ask An Expert section of our website! Our network of board certified physicians can answer any questions that you may have regarding plastic surgery, skin care, dermatology and other conditions. Popular topics include tummy tuck, liposuction, rhinoplasty, acne scars, facelift, breast augmentation and more. This frequently asked questions section is opened to everyone and you need to set up an account with Makemeheal before you can ask your own question. This service is absolutely free and is available to those who are interested in learning more about a particular cosmetic procedure, treatment or product.

Before asking a question, we recommend you to browse through our existing collection of questions and answers to ensure that the question you want to ask have not already been answered by our highly experienced experts. This will help you save time and get an answer more quickly. When asking a new question, we recommend you to be very detailed so that our experts could formulate a more precise & professional answer.

Of course, this service is not a substitute for a doctor visit or a consultation with a plastic surgeon or cosmetic dermatologist. The answer you will find here only serve as initial directions of thoughts and not as specific instructions. You should remember that it is utterly important to consult a skilled specialist prior to scheduling any type of treatment in order to get acquainted with possible contraindications. Only a one-on-one meeting will enable your cosmetic surgeon to properly evaluate your condition, conduct examinations and explain their results.