When it comes to beauty and appearance, many people are willing to go out of their ways to acquire it. It is not a wonder to hear that some people are having some of their complex organs interfered with to boost their appearance. Eyelid surgery technically known as blepharoplasty is one of the complex beautification procedures. However, this surgery is not always about enhancing appearance as it also may be a medical procedure to treat various complications such as eyelid tumors. However, this does not hide the fact that majority undergo eyelid surgery for beauty reasons.
Eyelid surgery involves removal of excessive skin and fat around the eye. This in turn ensures a youthful look and improves confidence. However, it might be fatal at times and in some cases causes blindness. In addition, there are more after surgery effects. In most cases, patients are not able to close their eyelids. This leads to dry eyes and it calls for a few steps to be taken to prevent the eyes from drying. Such steps may include: eye drops, humidifiers or tapping the eyes. On the surgeon’s part, cases of over-correction or under correction might be witnessed. This brings about malpositioning of the eyelids. Numbness of the eyelids may occur causing more complications. Luckily, cases of eyelid surgery failure are rare because many patients express their satisfaction after the procedure.
The cost of this surgery varies depending on the surgeon’s expertise, facility available and the type of eyelid surgery required. The average cost of getting an eyelid surgery is $4,050. For lower eyelid surgery, the patient will cough $2,000 while for upper lid surgery, it will cost $5,900. For fat removal, it will go for $4,300. The best thing about these costs is that, the patient is guaranteed of the best results.
Celebrities are best known for doing anything to maintain their appearances. When it comes to this type of surgery, they are not an exception. The list of the celebrities who have had eyelid surgery is endless. Some of these celebrities include: Jessica Simpson, one time California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Hillary Clinton, Paris Hilton and Kenny Rogers. It cannot go unnoticed that the eyelid surgery has not only given them an appealing look but also a youthful look.
Arguably, surgery of the eyelid is the most preferred of all sorts of plastic surgeries. In addition, the rare case of eye lid surgery failure has made it to be preferred to all other facial plastic surgeries.