How much does an Eyelid Lift cost?
An eyelid procedure involves a certain amount of expense and depends on the complexity of the case. Rather than focus on a specific number, you should concentrate on selecting a surgeon with significant experience and whom you trust to give you the results you desire. Even if the price is higher, a surgeon with expertise may save you the time and cost of a revision surgery in the future.
What is the recovery like after an Eyelid Lift?
There is minimal discomfort with moderate bruising and swelling of eyelids, and it is not uncommon for the eyelids to swell shut for the first day after surgery. It is important to keep the eyes well-lubricated and avoid straining (looking at TVs, computer screens, tablets, phones) throughout your recovery. All sutures are removed at the end of the first week after surgery with the majority of swelling and bruising dissipating within the first two weeks. Most patients return to work within two weeks after surgery with certain restrictions.
When will I see my results after an Eyelid Lift?
A significant amount of bruising and swelling will resolve within the first two weeks after surgery revealing a youthful, alert eyes. While it takes a few months for all residual post-operative swelling to settle, you will see significant results within the first few weeks. In addition, it takes a full year for your eyelids to reach their final contour.