What are the Benefits of an Upper Eyelid Lift?
The benefits of an upper eyelid lift are not just cosmetic. Many patients with severe hooding of the eyelids express their struggle with impacted vision, which an upper eyelid lift can improve. The benefits of an upper eyelid lift are long-lasting, and many patients will only need one procedure in their life! An upper eyelid lift does not alter your eye’s natural shape, which will prevent the development of an unnatural appearance.
The benefits of an upper eyelid can lift include:
- A more alert appearance
- A more youthful look
- Reduced or eliminated vision issues
- Easier and more effective makeup application
What is Recovery From An Upper Eyelid Lift Like?
The upper eyelid lift treatment has one of the shortest and easiest recovery periods, with an initial recovery time as quick as just a few days to a week! Full recovery can take up to a few months.
Dr. Lanfranchi will give you specific instructions for your post-treatment care. You may experience swelling in the treatment area that should subside after about a week or two. Please note you will not be able to wear contact lenses for a short time after treatment. Practice proper sun protection and follow Dr. Lanfranchi’s post-treatment instructions.