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Blepharoplastyin Newtown, PA

What is Blepharoplasty?

Overexposure to the sun and heredity are some factors that can cause foreheads to relax and eyebrows to descend.

When the elasticity of the skin is lost around the upper and lower eyelids, it begins to “hang” and fatty deposits may develop. These conditions can cause bulging and protrusion of the eyelid and surrounding tissues. There can also be droopiness of the eyelid itself. The result is a tired or even angry look. At RMA we strive to deliver the best blepharoplasty Newtown has to offer. Our plastic surgeon performs many eyelid procedures including upper and lower lid blepharoplasty, ptosis repair and many lid tightening procedures to correct these problems. Eyelid surgery is often done on an outpatient basis using local anesthesia.

newtown blepharoplasty model posing

Blepharoplasty Procedure

Baggy, heavy eyelids can cause a person to look older, sad or rundown. The excess skin can even hang over the lid margin and obstruct vision or cause fatigue.

Our cosmetics & aesthetics team offers you blepharoplasty, the procedure to correct this problem, consists of removing excess skin, muscle and underlying fat pads in the upper and lower lids. This surgery will restore the normal lid crease and lid platform and eliminate the puffy, bulging appearance around the eyes. In the lower eyelids, our plastic surgeon performs an “invisible” approach to remove the fat bags from inside the eyelid requiring no stitches or scars on the skin. Blepharoplasty can be combined with laser resurfacing of the skin to further tighten and improve the textural quality of the skin. Laser resurfacing around the eyes will minimize the crepe paper appearance of the delicate eyelid skin.

Newtown blepharoplasty before and after

Many people who have redundant upper lid skin will also have a ptosis or droopiness of the lid position. Much like a window shade that is pulled part way down blocking the upper part of the window, a droopy eyelid can block the upper part of your vision. Surgical repair to elevate the eyelid (ptosis repair) will restore a full field of vision and allow more light to enter the eye. This can be performed at the same time as removal of any excess skin around the eyes for a more refined look. Frequently if the lid blocks the vision this is considered functional rather than cosmetic surgery and may be covered by your insurance. In a private consultation, we will fully evaluate your vision and eyelids to determine your individual needs.

Experience luxurious aesthetics from the front office to your personalized treatments.

Rejuvenation Medical Aesthetics offers a highly-skilled team of aesthetic providers and Master Injectors. We can help you achieve your aesthetic goals and our approach is never overdone. Schedule your private consultation today and give yourself a little R&R. We serve Bucks County and welcome patients from New Jersey, Philadelphia, Princeton, and the surrounding areas. Learn more about our treatments and procedures at Rejuvenation Medical Aesthetics in Newtown, PA.

451 S. State St. Suite C, Newtown, PA 18940