SURGERY OF EYELIDS ON THE COTE D’AZUR: AN EXPLANATION OF THE NATURE OF THE PROCEDURE, COST, PHOTOS

EYE SURGERY

 

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW…

What kind of patients may require this type of intervention?

This intervention is intended for patients wishing to reduce manifestations of signs of aging that occur in the region of the upper and/or lower eyelids. The most frequent manifestations of negative symptoms include the following:

- heavy and sagging upper eyelids with an excess of skin tissue, forming a fold to a greater or lesser extent of its expression

- lower eyelids with the formation of a kind of “ bags under the eyes”

What is the purpose of this intervention?

The purpose of this intervention is to eliminate the expression of a tired look and to achieve a more rested and fresh look. It also allows you to give an open look, by correcting the excess skin of the upper eyelids and eliminating the fat sacks of the lower eyelids, performed in a filigree manner.

What procedures of an aesthetic nature can be performed in conjunction with this intervention?

This intervention can mainly be carried out simultaneously with 4 additional procedures performed:

 

- volumetry of the face with the help of hyaluronic acid, allowing to restore the “fullness” of a person who has faded and with signs of expression of fatigue, by giving a volume to the areas of a person who lost it.

- Injections of botulinum toxin(Botox) into the forehead allow a significant and even complete reduction of wrinkles and wrinkles in a state of rest, without affecting the mobility of the forehead in various facial expressions(avoiding the expression of the ”frozen look”

- Temporal lifting performed under local anesthesia can get rid of signs of lowering of the eyebrow, smooth out the crow’s feet and lightly fold the skin in the area of the temple and the outer part of the cheekbone.

- Lifting of the lower part of the face, performed under local anesthesia makes possible to get rid of the signs of lowering the zygomatic area, which helps to achieve a visible effect of reducing the signs of aging of the middle third of the face, namely, cheeks, cheek sagging and nasolabial folds.

 

 What are the basic stages of blepharoplasty?

- Cuts in the implementation of intervention on the upper eyelids will be hidden in the deepening of the upper eyelid. The scar that remains after this will be hidden in the natural fold of your upper eyelid. In relation to the incision when performing an intervention in the area, it can be performed depending on each specific case, either one millimeter below the eyelashes, or from the inside of eyebrows, thus leaving no trace.

- Excess skin tissue and fat deposits, which are one of the reasons for the formation of bags under the eyes, will be subject to disposal. The procedure for the removal of a hollow under the eyes can also be carried out in conjunction with this intervention.

- Execution of applied seams, is carried out by small-sized non-absorbable threads, to be removed after 7 days

- The dressing consists in a minimal procedure consisting in the use of dressings such as stripes

- Duration of intervention: 30 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes

What kind of anesthesia is required for blepharoplasty?

Blepharoplasty of the upper eyelids can be performed under local anesthesia. If it is a question of performing blepharoplasty of the lower eyelids, local anesthesia can be supplemented with sedation( in this case you are not immersed in sleep, but simply in a relaxed state).

 

What duration of hospitalization is required after blepharoplasty?

The intervention can be performed on an outpatient basis, with the possibility of leaving the clinic on the same day.

How usually is the recovery period after the intervention?

Painful sensations, as a rule, are noted in rare cases. Threads must be removed after 7 days. Painful sensations, as a rule, are noted in rare cases. Edema and ecchymosis, their degree of severity and duration are very much dependent, in terms of manifestation, on each individual case of a patient. Return to normal socio-professional life is usually made possible 7 days after the intervention.

What is the cost of blepharoplasty?

The price of blepharoplasty of the upper eyelids varies between 1800 and 2000 euros. Blepharoplasty of the lower eyelids is about 1800-2200 euros. The cost of an intervention of blepharoplasty in four eyelids is a sum of 3600-4000 euros.

Blepharoplasty….. Fresh look

This patient of the age of 54 consulted on the performance of blepharoplasty of the upper eyelids. Her desire was to perform the intervention exclusively on the eyelids. She complained about the presence of excess skin, which hang and “weight” the expression of her gaze.


The examination revealed the presence of excess skin in the upper eyelid, and, together with this, fatty hernia.

This patient underwent an intervention of blepharoplasty under local anesthesia with resection of the excess skin and removal of the fatty bag. This procedure allowed to give the look of openness and eliminate the expression of a tired look, having achieved giving it a more rested and fresh look.

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O R G A N I Z A T I O N    O F T H E    I N T E R V E N T I O N

Before the intervention

 

· Consultation with your surgeon
· Consultation with an anesthesiologist
· Resolution of administrative issues: cost estimate, consent, photo
· Recommendations: quit smoking within 1 month before the intervention

Blepharoplasty

 

· Anesthesia: Local anesthesia or sedation , leaving in a state of complete consciousness
· Duration of intervention: 40 to 90 minutes
· You can leave the clinic on the same day after the intervention

After the intervention

 

· Treatment procedures: eye washing and applying ointment with vitamin A
· Removal of threads: on the seventh postoperative day
· Désocialisation : 7 jours
· To estimate the reached final result it is possible later: 3 months

 

JOINT INTERVENTIONS

Botox

The injection of botulinum toxin(Botox) , allows a significant reduction in the appearance of inter brow wrinkles, forehead and “crow’s feet” wrinkles in a non-surgical way, performed during the consultation and not resulting in a drop out of the usual rhythm of socio-professional life activity.
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Give the volume of the face with Hyaluronic acid

This procedure allows you to give the volume to the sagging areas of the face, simultaneously achieve recovery of volume to different areas of the facial area (cheeks, cheekbones, temple), and also to raise the skin naturally, with the achievement of the effect as when lifting.
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Pince mannequin

Pince mannequin allows you to eliminate the sagging of the tip of the eyebrow and the temporal region.
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Face lifting

Facelift allows you to eliminate sagging and loss of tonus of face and neck.
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Reviews

An excellent surgeon who performed me rhinoplasty with the achievement of the most natural result. Is a very good advisor, attentive and appropriate, accepting wishes; you can address him with your eyes closed. Full trust and achievement of the result, which I also wanted. Thanks again! Léa Ben INFORMATION ABOUT RHINOPLASTY
A very competent surgeon, thanks to him natural results are achieved! You can turn to his services with all the confidence, I saw three people who performed the procedures and interventions with him, and I can say that the results are amazing: regardless of whether it is an interference on the eyelids or correction of the face oval. In short, I recommend him most urgently Marina Martin MORE INFORMATION ABOUT BLEPHAROPLASTY
An excellent surgeon and a very charming man, which does not prevent him from believing his opinion and trusting him with your face! Marc Molinari INFORMATION ABOUT FACE LIFTING
Plastic surgeon, who has an amazing ability, ability to listen to patient’s requests and is the greatest specialist of his profession. The results of his interventions are completely natural, you can turn to his services with all the confidence. Pascale Lopez
I recommend Dr. Bouhassira, as a great professional and excellent surgeon AMBASSADRICE YOUNIQUE by vedonia
I would like to express my most sincere gratitude to you for your time, your patience, your ability to listen and your work. You have returned to my face its freshness, thanks to this I feel perfectly. Thank you so much. With a sincere expression of gratitude. M.N. LIFTING OF THE LOWER PART OF THE FACE AND BLEPHAROPLASTY
Thanks to Dr. Bouhassira and all his staff. Satisfied from the beginning to end, you exceeded my expectations. J. D. BREAST AUGMENTATION WITH PROSTHESIS
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