There are a variety of facial plastic surgery procedures that can help combat the signs of aging. Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, improves the appearance of the eyes by removing excess skin and fat. Age, sun exposure and heredity all contribute to wrinkles, deep lines and puffiness around the eyes. The aging process can cause unwanted changes in expression, causing us to look permanently fatigued and older than we really are. These changes result in emotional distress and sometimes even visual impairment.
An eyelid lift in San Luis Obispo County may involve the upper eyelids, the lower eyelids, or both.