You might have heard many sayings and stories over the eyes, but are you aware that the most important organ of your eyes is the eyelids. With the increasing age, it may sag and make your look older than your actual age, or you may feel your eyes heavy all the times.
You know well that change is the law of nature, and many kinds of changes do occur in your body as you grow older in age. Your eyes and eyelids are not an exception. As your cross late 30s or early reach 40s of your age, the thin skin of your eyelids starts losing its elasticity, and it begins to stretch. This results in excess folds of skin over the upper eyelids. Due to it, your upper lid may be heavy, or the skin may be sitting on your lashes. To overcome this difficulty, you may have to lift your forehead a little to get an increased peripheral vision.
You may have seen some people with fat protruding and forming bags in lower eyelids. In other case, you may find that in some people, fine wrinkle lines appearing on the delicate skin around the eyelids and making their look tired, sleepy or sad.
Besides the issues discussed above, there may other problems related to eye and eyelids such as:
(a). Drooping of the lower eyelids
(b). Excessive skin and fine wrinkles of the lower eyelid
(c). Muscle bags under the eyes
(d). Puffing in the upper eyelids due to fatty deposits
(e). Loosening or sagging skin creating folds or disturbing the natural contour of the upper eyelid and impairing vision
Be aware that if you or someone your near and dear suffers from any of difficulty, the one and only one, treatment available is blepharoplasty (or eyelid surgery). Consult an eye specialist (doctor) and discuss the problem suffered by you or your near and dear ones. He will conduct a physical examination determine the exact problem and its solution. In some case, the proper cure may be possible every without surgery but in other cases eyelid surgery may be the only cure.
With the advancement in technology, the low cost and simple Blepharoplasty is quite possible, and the patient returns to the daily chores within seven to 10 days. Don’t be panic and disheartening if you experience swelling, irritation, bruising, or dryness and discomfort in eyes post surgery, as these may controlled with cold compresses, medication, and ointment.
Not to mention, but if you have healthy facial tissues and muscles, you don’t smoke, your recovery after the surgery is bound to be sooner. To add it, have a positive outlook towards life; realistic and achievable goals for improvement and you may feel the wonders.
If you do as said above, you eyes will return to be expressive enhancing your facial beauty. You will recapture your youthful eyes rejuvenating your face and restore the natural beauty.