Oculoplastic Surgery

Oculoplastic surgery is plastic and reconstructive surgery of the facial tissues and the periorbital area (the eyelids and surrounding area). The reconstructive surgery is performed to medically repair a defect caused by birth or disease or  conducted to repair a patient’s cosmetic appearance. In fact, patients often undergo oculoplastic surgery for both medical and cosmetic…

Global Trends in Eye Shape Surgery

Plastic surgery has been on the rise in the last decade. As a result, it is more culturally acceptable to undergo surgical procedures to improve a person’s beauty or youth. Eye shape surgery in particular is even common place in areas such as Los Angeles. Technological innovations in eye shape surgery are making techniques more…

Almond Eye Surgery Costs

Almond Eye Surgery is a cosmetic surgery designed to change unwanted eye shapes into almond shaped eyes. With almond eyes, the outer corner of the eye is slightly higher than the inner corner of the eye. Both the bottom and top eyelids just touch the iris, covering most of the surrounding white area.    …

Upturned Eye Surgery 101

Upturned eyes refer to eye shapes in which the outer corner of the eye is higher than the inner corner or the eye. In most cultures, upturned eyes are considered more attractive and youthful. The most desired shape is the almond shaped eye. These narrow upturned eyes have upper and lower eyelids that rest close…

The Many Different Shapes of The Eye

The eyes are the most prominent facial feature. As a result, the shape of the eye especially influences how people perceive a person’s beauty. There are many different shapes of an eye, all which can be enhanced to make a person appear more youthful and attractive. In many cultures, the almond eye is considered the…

Eye Shape Surgery

Learn about Eye Shape Surgery What is eye shape surgery? Different cultures consider people with almond shaped eyes more attractive and beautiful. Almond shaped eyes feature an outer corner (lateral canthus) that is slightly higher than the inner corner. With almond shaped eyes, the lower eyelid lies just under the iris and covers most of…

Eyelid Ptosis (Droopy Eyelid) Surgery

Droopy Eyelid surgery is a minimally invasive surgery that corrects eyelid ptosis, which means drooping of the upper eyelids. Mild ptosis is a cosmetic abnormality that does not always initially affect eye functionality. However, more severe ptosis can affect vision due to the eyelid blocking the eye’s path of vision. Many children who do not…