Sometimes Even Cats Need Eyelid Surgery to See Straight

If you’re in the mood for a feel-good animal rescue story, you’re in luck. Turns out, there’s a formerly stray cat named Feifei, or Fatty for short, who could barely open her eyes, prompting a vet clinic in China to spring to action. Interestingly enough, the same procedure that helped Fatty to see much better […]

3 Eyelid Surgery Mistakes You Really Shouldn’t Make

You want the best results from your eyelid surgery, right? Then you need to make sure you avoid making simple mistakes. Things like skimping on the cost of surgery, immediately putting on Instagram-worthy eye makeup, and, worst of all, walking into your surgery without any information. Here’s what you need to know about eyelid surgery. […]

Should You Surgically Change the Color of Your Eyes?

Have you ever wished that your eyes were a different color? Would you prefer blue, green, hazel or brown? There are some unusual cosmetic surgery options available and one of them involves permanently changing your eye color by having artificial irises implanted. There are, of course, less invasive ways of changing the color of your […]

Would You Inject CO2 to Fix Your Raccoon Eyes?

Your outfit is dope and your hair is on point, but your god-awful under eye circles are all you see in the mirror and lead to many unwanted speculation as to how much you drank or slept last night. If you’re willing to go to extremes to defeat dark circles, like spending the equivalent of […]

3 Cosmetic Surgery Options to Whip Your Eyes into Shape

Cosmetic surgery has reached an all-time high as fashion trends have grown and changed completely, thus leading to even weirder treatments and trends… like eyebrow transplants to help those who over-pluck and are sparse in some areas. And yes, that does say eyebrow transplant. You don’t have to get too crazy to bring out the […]

Why Asian Eyelid Surgery Isn’t about Looking Western

If you wear camouflage-inspired fashion, it doesn’t mean you want to join the army or head off into the woods to shoot deer. If you dye your hair blue, it’s probably not because you want to look like a Smurf. And if you decide to get breast implants, the world doesn’t rush in to say […]

Are Your Contacts Setting You Up for Eyelid Surgery

If you’re reading this through contact lenses, you could be headed for droopy eyelids. And you’re not alone, my friend. More than 30 million Americans wear contact lenses, according to the Centers for Disease Control. So what’s the big deal? Lots of people wear contacts and love them. But here’s the thing: Your eyes may […]

Is This the End of Angry Resting Face?

If you or someone you know suffers from angry resting face, relief is in sight. Angry resting face, sometimes known by a more *ahem* rude name, describes how the features of a relaxed face can make someone look angry or annoyed. Although those afflicted with angry resting face are often anything but irate, their scowling […]

3 Reasons Blepharoplasty Is Eye-Poppingly Great

Unless you’ve built your entire career around your heavy-lidded, seductive eyes to the point where they’re practically considered a trademark, having seriously hooded eyelids can be a practical and an aesthetic disadvantage. There are three reasons why an expertly executed eyelid lift so regularly lands rave reviews. 1. Eyelid Surgery Can Help You Look Younger […]

How to Get Arched Brows Like a Cartoon Supervillain

Did you know that Jocelyn Wildenstien is actually a respected and feared superhero? She springs into action when the New York Mayor’s office signals her with a searchlight that projects a scalpel into the night sky. Fact. If you want to be a member of Jocelyn’s Justice League (fellow members: Mickey Rourke and L’il Kim), […]

Permanent Surprise Party or Eyelid Surgery?

If you feel as though your eyes are betraying your age, eyelid surgery might be just the ticket. Eyelid surgery, known as blepharoplasty, removes excess skin from the upper eyelid, and can also fix bagginess in the lower lids. It is often performed just for aesthetic reasons, although some patients find their eyelids are sagging […]

How Eyelid Surgery Can Help You Look Younger

Many patients interested in improving the signs of aging in their face assume that a facelift is their only option. However, a smaller surgery called blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid surgery, can have a surprisingly dramatic impact on your appearance. What Is Eyelid Surgery? Eyelid surgery can include surgery on the upper eyelid, the lower […]

5 Smaller Facial Surgeries that Can Make a Big Impact

Many men and women think that a facelift is the only cosmetic procedure that can significantly improve their appearance. However, minor facial surgeries can be an excellent way to bring harmony to your facial features and create a more youthful look. Here are five small facial surgeries that can make a big impact. 1. Eyelid […]

4 Procedures to Include for More Complete Facial Rejuvenation

When it comes to looking younger, a facelift is far from your only option. Here is a closer look at four procedures that can help extend and complement your facelift results, or can even help turn back the hands of time when used all on their own. 1. BOTOX® and Dermal Fillers Fine lines and […]

How About an Eyelid Sandwich?

Unlike the proverbial “knuckle sandwich,” an “eyelid sandwich” may just be what your face is asking for! The idea incorporates new thinking about how plastic surgeons approach lower eyelid surgery today into a procedure we perform in our practice in New York called a mid facelift.  For the right patient, the result is a refreshed, rejuvenated […]

How the Eyes Affect Others’ Perception of You

Signs of aging around the eyes, much like aging on the rest of the face, can impact the way other people perceive you. The formation of certain lines and wrinkles can make you look sad or angry, regardless of how you may actually be feeling on the inside. Eyelid surgery, BOTOX® and other eye treatments […]