Do scars result from an upper lid blepharoplasty procedure?
Yes, minimal scarring does result from an upper eyelid blepharoplasty procedure. Eyelid skin is thin and delicate. Dr. Zoumalan will spend time educating the patient on how to properly heal any scarring following an upper eyelid blepharoplasty procedure. Dr. Zoumalan and a team of scientists have developed and perfected Skinuva Scar Therapy, which works to kickstart the healing process and effectively reduce the appearance of scars. Dr. Zoumalan is dedicated to helping patients achieve their desired aesthetic without the worry of scars.
Dr. Zoumalan is a board-certified oculoplastic surgeon who specializes in blepharoplasty procedures. An upper lid blepharoplasty procedure can be performed to remove upper eyelid excess skin and fat pockets. During the procedure, Dr. Zoumalan will meticulously create a hairline incision over the natural crease to carefully conceal any scarring. If a new crease is being created, Dr. Zoumalan will discuss all options with the patient for the best possible results. Dr. Zoumalan will strategically place the incision to achieve all cosmetic aesthetic goals and restore functionality.