Lower Epicanthoplasty

Lower Epicanthoplasty

Lower Epicanthoplasty

Why Grand’ Downward Epicanthoplasty(lowering lateral eyelids?)
Eye Surgery
It is a surgery of lowering lower eyelid on the outer part of black pupil, which is 1/3 of edge of lower eyelid; it is performed through conjunctiva and gives an effect of slanted lateral eyelid to become an oval shape.
Grand’s Downward Epicanthoplasty (lowering lateral eyelid) widens Asians’ horizontal length of eyes and lowers slanted lateral eyelid to desired position to make gentle slope of eyes to change eyes themselves.
‘Most Asians have upward lateral eyelids as in the photo’
In case for severely slanted eyes, lower eyelids are covering lower part of pupil which gives stuffy looking.
In case of hoping for vertical length of eyes (palpebral fissure) to become bigger, Grand’s Downward Epicanthoplasty can make eyes look fresher.

 Grand’s Plastic surgery 

 Multi-Lock Non-Incision Method is? 

1
Delicate and elaborate procedure is possible due to less possibility of reoccurrence.
2
Significant effect can be expect since the structure is round, not flat.
3
Leads for softer image by adjusting shape of height of lateral eyelids.
4
Leads for softer image by making incision on sunken area of lateral eyelids to lessen scarring.
5
Design after grasping each individual’s overall facial shape, nose, skin and shape around eyes.
6
Reduced pressure regarding scar and swelling, but increased satisfaction for design.

Downward Epicanthoplasty (lowering lateral eyelid) Surgery Method
Eye Surgery
When lateral epicanthoplasty and downward epicanthoplasty is performed, lower eyelid line goes upward from the center to outward and the angle gradually goes up which makes better effect for lateral epicanthoplasty surgery, and more improvement of slanted eyes can be expected when performed together with downward epicanthoplasty.

 01 
Make incision inside
conjunctiva following
lateral eyelid.
 02 
Lower and fix outer
1/3 of eyelid.
 03 
Open 4-6mm and
suture inside the
eye to make scar
unnoticeable.
 04 
Prevent readhesion by
removing mucous
membrane.

Downward Epicanthoplasty (lowering lateral eyelid) is possible in case
where lateral epicanthoplasty is impossible, at Grand.
There are a lot of cases where space for lateral epicanthoplasty is not sufficient in case of sunken eyes.
In such case, redness will appear and make surgery trace obvious when lateral epicanthoplasty is forcedly performed, and in this case, K-TOP Clinic’s lowering lateral eyelid can improve this unnatural part.
What is difference between Downward Epicanthoplasty and Lateral Epicanthoplasty?

Downward Epicanthoplasty
Pulling downward to make
size of eyes vertically bigger
Lateral Epicanthoplasty
Pulling outward to make
eyes horizontally longer


Who need Downward Epicanthoplasty (lower epicanthoplasty)?
Eye surgery

Those who have
sharp eyes due
to slanted lateral
eyelid
Those who are
not satisfied even
after magic
epicanthoplasty and
lateral epicanthoplasty
Those who have
short width for
upper and bottom
above original pupil
Those whose eyes
look too close
due to magic
epicanthoplasty

 After care is also important after eye surgery 

01
It is advised to use ice pack right after the surgery until swelling goes down.
02
After the surgery, swellings or bruises could occur depending on the conditionand avoid bending head down or lying on the stomach. Sleeping with 2-3 pillows under the head will help with subsiding pain.
03
When tear drops are coming out, it is advice not to scratch your eyes, closing eyes too hard.
04
After the surgery, you should avoid drinking or smoking for 2~3 weeks.
05
Contact lenses are to be worn after 3 weeks.
06
Simple eye makes can be done 2 weeks after the surgery, and cosmetic fake lashes should be used after 1 month.
07
Sauna or hot spring should be avoided for 2~3 weeks.
Every patient has swelling after the surgery, however depending on quantity matter and individualconstitution 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.*