Double Eyelid Scarring

Grand Plastic Surgery - Eyes & Nose – Double Eyelid Scarring
Grand Plastic Surgery - Eyes & Nose – Double Eyelid Scarring
Generally, scars made by double eyelid surgery and become lighter
after 3-6months. In case of severe scarring made by inexperienced
suturing in incision method of double eyelid surgery, Grand’s
revision for double eyelid scarring needs to be done.
With keloid patients, scars are normally remained after eye surgery.
However, if a person with no features of keloid has scars
caused by eye surgery, this person also will
need Grand’s revision for double
eyelid scarring.
In general, scars become lighter 3-6 months
after double eyelids surgery.
A certain method should be selected for revision,
which follows from examination of the exact cause. To do so,
revision should be done by a plastic surgery specialist who has
extensive experiences in performing eye revision so that satisfactory
results can be expected.

Scars created by multi-locking method

If double folds are strongly sutured by non-incision method, scars could
be created. In this case, moderately re-suturing of double folds is
performed or fat on upper eyelids is removed, which is folllowed by having
incision method.

Scars created by incision method

Considerably noticeable scars need the revision for double eyelid scarring.
For the revision, scarring areas are eliminated and re-sutured.

Reconstruction of medial epicanthoplasty

If medial epicanthoplasty has been overdone or scars are considerably
severe, medial epicanthoplasty should be re-performed through
reconstructive operation as revision.It is to reconstruct the eye
condition by lowing upper part of Mogolian folds with lifting lower
part of Mogolian folds.
Grand Plastic Surgery - Eyes & Nose – Double Eyelid Scarring
Grand Plastic Surgery - Eyes & Nose – Double Eyelid Scarring
Grand Plastic Surgery - Eyes & Nose – Double Eyelid Scarring

After care of eye surgery is also important!

01
Ice-pack will help with bruises and swelling. Use it straight after the surgery until major swelling goes down.
02
Bruising or swelling may occur depending on every individual, try to avoid bending down with your head or sleep on your stomach, use 2 to 3 comfy pillows on your head during sleep, it will help with the swelling and pain.
03
Do not cry a lot (avoid tears), do not strongly rub your eyelid and also avoid tightly closing eyes.
04
Try to avoid drinking and smoking for 3 to 4 weeks as it will make scars to heal slowly.
05
Do not wear contact lenses for 3 weeks. Wear glasses or sunglasses during the period.
06
Fake eyelashes can be applied 1 month after the surgery.
07
Avoid going to hot dry sauna for 3 weeks.

Every patient has swelling after the surgery, however depending

on individual constitution may affect the condition.

* Side effects such as bleeding, inflammation, infection, etc. can be experienced after surgery and consult with your doctor as individual results may vary.*