Facial

chin augmentation patient 2001 before and after

Chin Augmentation Recovery

Chin augmentation patients at the Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Institute consistently experience rapid and successful chin augmentation recovery. Dr. Mowlavi utilizes a strict chin augmentation recovery protocol to ensure an amazing facial transformation. First, patients are required to wear their personalized compression neck bra for the first week of recovery. This…

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chin augmentation surgery patient 2002 front left view

Chin Augmentation Surgery

Facial appearance is heavily influenced by the appearance of your jawline and chin. Chin augmentation surgery is often sought out by individuals who desire an enhanced underlying facial structure, and an improved symmetry of facial features. Additionally, chin augmentation surgery can improve the overall definition of the jawline, and resolve…

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lower eyelid surgery patient 2005 before and after front view

Lower Eyelid Recovery

Lower eyelid surgery recovery is limited by the time it requires for bruising of the lower eyelid down through the upper cheeks and into the neck. The evolution of bruising down and across the face requires approximately seven to ten days. Patients do have small sutures in place but these…

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lower eyelid surgery patient 2003 cost front view

Lower Eyelid Surgery Cost

Lower eyelid surgery cost is determined by the complexity of surgery as well as the operative time required to complete the surgery. For most patients, trimming of the lower eyelid skin and conservative resection of lower eyelid protruding fat pads is all that is required. These two maneuvers can usually…

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swollen eyelid treatment patient 12 front view

Swollen Eyelid Treatment

Swollen eyelid treatment involves correction of lower eyelid skin redundancy and protruding lower eyelid fat pads. The first surgical maneuver involves lifting the lower eyelid skin from the lid margin to the orbital rim. The next maneuver involves removing a small strip of the lower eyelid muscle called the orbicularis oculi…

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lower blepharoplasty surgery front right view

Lower Eyelid Anatomy

Lower eyelid anatomy is very complex and involves multiple tissue layers. From the superficial to deep planes, the lower eyelid anatomy includes the skin, muscle, orbital septum, and orbital fat pads. The lower eyelid skin stretches from the lid margin where the eyelashes are located, down to the upper cheek…

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swollen lower eyelid before and after

Swollen Lower Eyelid

The swollen lower eyelid is a common concern of patients who visit our cosmetic center. Patients universally dislike the appearance of swollen lower eyelids as they can make them look prematurely aged and aesthetically unappealing. In fact, depending on your genetics, a swollen lower eyelid may appear earlier than other signs…

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upper blepharoplasty surgery front view

Eyelid Surgery Before and After Pictures

Eyelid surgery before and after pictures provide a very important guide to patients trying to choose the perfect surgeon. Patients who undergo eyelid surgery should demonstrate aesthetically pleasing eyelid contours with incision lines that are symmetric. The pictures should demonstrate an eyelid contour that is harmonious with the rest of…

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Droopy Eyelid Treatment

The surgery for droopy eyelid treatment involves multiple elements that must be considered to achieve optimal results. The most common droopy eyelid treatment involves removal of redundant skin. This is because as we age, the upper eyelid skin grows and becomes saggy. When the eyelid skin becomes lax enough, it…

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excess upper eyelid skin surgery before and after

Excess Upper Eyelid Skin

Excess upper eyelid skin can is the most common cause of droopy eyelids. Excess upper eyelid skin is not only aesthetically unflattering but also acts like dead weight as it pushes down on the eyelid margin. When the upper eyelid skin becomes redundant, it looks wrinkled and undesirable in appearance….

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