LOWER LID PLASTY
Removal of the redundant and tensioning of the remaining skin to smoothen the wrinkles. Redistribution and leveling of the fat deposits. Fill tear troughs.
Weak lid tone.
SURGERY (usually as out-patient)
Incision just below the ciliary line or directly on the bag in a skin fold.
Also possible in the conjunctiva, if no skin removal is planned. Any of these approaches will allow the manipulations mentioned above.
usually local anesthesia.
see above, very inconspicuous.
POSSIBLE COMPLICATIONS, UNDESIRABLE RESULTS
Deformed lid aperture.
Paper tapes until stitch removal after 3–5 days.
Resume work after 3 days or 2 weeks (bruises).