Blepharoplasty Recovery — Newport Beach Eyelid LiftPublished on January 12, 2016 by Raymond Lee
A blepharoplasty, also known as an eyelid lift, is an operation that offers individuals a rejuvenated look around the eyes. The procedure produces tighter eyelids by correcting the drooping appearance brought on by excess skin. Utilizing these blepharoplasty recovery tips will help ensure an optimal recovery.
Try to keep the eyes elevated while the surgery site heals. This along with a cold compress on the orbital region will lessen the degree of swelling and bruising you may experience.
In the first weeks after surgery, the goal should be to rest and avoid unnecessary stress. Dr. Raymond Lee and his staff with show you how to keep the eye area clean.
Make sure to eat properly and stay as healthy as possible during blepharoplasty recovery. This means avoiding alcohol and smoking as well. Lubricating eye drops are provided in case your eyes start to get dry.