This is a common aesthetic eyelid surgery popular amongst Asian descendants globally. Given the difference in anatomy compared the westerner eyelids, patient may seek the “double eyelid” appearance to create a more visible crease or eyelid fold when the eye is open.
"Double Eyelid Surgery"
This lady desired to reduce the excess skin over her upper eyelids while at the same time make her asian “double eyelids” more prominent. Surgery was performed on both eyes with removal of excess skin and reformation of eyelid creases.
This patient desired to have double eyelids appearance. Asian blepharoplasty with epicanthoplasty was performed on both sides giving her a upper lid skin fold and appearance of eyes being wider.
Asian blepharoplasty was performed on both sides for this patient to provide her with the double eyelid appearance. The height of the skin fold was adjusted to patients desired height.