Feeling younger than your years but your eyes are revealing a different story? Many men and women struggle with dark circles, puffiness and sagging skin under the eyes. Anti-aging serums and home remedies may not undo what age and heredity have already predetermined. Luckily there are treatments for those who suffer from tired looking eyes.
Oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Elba Pacheco offers solutions to treat dark circles under eyes that result from puffy and sagging skin around the eyes.
Solutions for dark circles
For some, dermal fillers can effectively reduce the appearance of dark circles by stimulating collagen production, a protein found naturally in the body. Collagen provides an increase in moisture that is needed as the skin ages and becomes thinner around the eye.
In other cases, Dr. Pacheco may recommended Blepharoplasty, a cosmetic eyelid surgery. Blepharoplasty can improve the appearance of upper and lower eyelids and rejuvenate the area around the eyes. The procedure entails the removal of excess fat, muscle, and skin from both the upper and lower eyelids, creating a more open, refreshed look to the eyes.
As we age our skins loses its elasticity. The loose or sagging skin of the upper eyelid can create excess skin folds which can impair vision for some. Cosmetic eyelid surgery can also help to remedy the appearance of fine lines of the lower eyelid.
Blepharoplasty is often paired with a other facial rejuvenation treatments to receive a desired outcome including wrinkle correction, laser surgery. Dr.Pacheco may recommend an additional procedure to be performed in conjunction with eyelid surgery to achieve a natural, refreshed eyelid appearance.
When scheduling a consultation for reconstructive or cosmetic eyelid surgery be sure to have a desired goal in mind. Dr. Pacheco will recommend a course of treatment best suited for your needs. Located near the Annapolis and Severna Park Maryland area, we also serve patients from Baltimore.