Lower eyelid retraction could occur as a result of trauma, eyelid tumors, or secondary to internal scarring after a lower eyelid blepharoplasty. This could be devastating to the patient.
The effects of this lower eyelid retraction include:
There are various reconstructive surgical techniques used to repair lower eyelid retraction depending on its severity. They include lifting the mid-face, tightening the lower eyelid, placement of a spacer graft and other options. Contact our NYC offices for more information on how we can treat your specific case.
“After the surgery I had two years ago with Dr. — I have been a wreck, thank you for fixing my eyelids, I never thought I would look normal again.” - CG