Mechanism of deep and shallow double eyelid folds

Mechanism of deep and shallow double eyelid folds

Double eyelid fold depth

When people think about double eyelid, they think about shape and size. The shape will entail whether it would be an infold double eyelid, outfold double eyelid, or in-out double eyelid. The size of the double eyelid would be how high the double eyelid fold would be. Yet what people don’t talk about during consultation […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , , | No Comments »

Natural double eyelid fold shapes

A natural appearing double eyelid fold has two types. One is an infold double eyelid. The second is an outfold double eyelid. The infold is when the double eyelid fold starts below the epicanthal fold at the inner corner of the eye. The outfold is when the double eyelid fold starts outside of the epicanthal […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , , | No Comments »

Sub brow lift

Sub brown lift is a procedure that is different from double eyelid surgery. It is ideal for patients with pre-existing double eyelid fold with excess skin. For these patients, removing the excess skin just below the brow hairline removes the excess thick brow skin (thicker skin). The advantage of this technique is that the double […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , | No Comments »

Subfascial breast augmentation

The most current and innovative breast augmentation is subfascial breast augmentation. It has the advantage of minimizing the chance of capsular contracture (hardening of the breast) and avoiding animation deformity (movement of the implant with flexion of the chest muscle). Besides these advantages, it produces the most natural appearing breasts. The natural breast appearance occurs […]

[Read More]

Posted in | No Comments »

3D suture technique double eyelid surgery

3-dimensional suture technique double eyelid surgery is the most advanced suture technique. It allows the most natural double eyelid appearance as there is a very little to almost no visible scar. This is because a suture technique double eyelid surgery does not require a complete incision on the upper eyelid to make the double eyelid […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , , , | No Comments »

Reasons for double eyelid fold loss

There are few reasons why double eyelid fold loss occurs after a suture technique double eyelid surgery. 1. Ptosis. If a patient has eyelid ptosis (weakness of eyelid elevating muscle), the fold loss will likely occur. And this is especially evident in patients with unilateral eyelid ptosis. In these patients, one will lose the fold […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , , , , | No Comments »

Tape or glue to create double eyelid fold

People sometimes apply tape or glue on their upper eyelid to create a double eyelid fold. These people often create a higher double eyelid fold than what should be created surgically. When a tape or glue is applied on their upper eyelids, a skin to skin temporary connection is made to create a double eyelid […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , | No Comments »

The causes of double eyelid fold asymmetry

Double eyelid fold asymmetry is caused by two main factors. One is double eyelid fold asymmetry. When the double eyelid fold is uneven, the double eyelid fold will obviously be uneven. This can be corrected by resetting the double eyelid fold evenly. The second cause of double eyelid fold asymmetry or unevenness is due to […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , | No Comments »

Number of times suture technique double eyelid surgery can be performed

Patients, who desire suture technique double eyelid surgery often ask how many times they can have the suture technique double eyelid surgery? Before answering this, one should find out why the suture technique double eyelid fold has loosened or the double eyelid fold has gotten smaller. Over time, a majority of double eyelid fold that […]

[Read More]

Posted in , , , , , | No Comments »