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Why Are My Eyelids So Droopy?

Are your eyelids droopy? Do they sag, making it hard for you to see? Do they feel constantly heavy? You may have an eyelid condition. This could include dermatochalasis, ectropion, entropion, or ptosis. These conditions are all correctable through ophthalmic plastic surgery. If your eyelids are getting the way of your vision, you may need […]

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What Blepharoplasty Can and Cannot Fix

What Blepharoplasty Can and Cannot Fix

As modern technology and medicine continue to advance at a dizzying pace, it is not uncommon for people to get a little ahead of themselves. While the world of medicine is more advanced than it’s ever been, there are still a lot of things we just aren’t capable of yet. This is especially true when […]

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Your Guide to BOTOX

Your Guide to BOTOX

BOTOX® is one of those things that everyone gets (or thinks about getting) but rarely ever talks about. When thinking about a cosmetic procedure, even the non-invasive kind, it’s important to gather as much information as you can beforehand. With the stigma around cosmetic enhancements, it is common for patients to not reach out. We […]

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What You Need to Know About Blepharoplasty

What You Need to Know About Blepharoplasty

good candidate for functional or cosmetic eyelid surgeryBlepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, gets rid of that loose and saggy skin around your eyes. This makes you look younger and provides an important confidence boost. Some people get the surgery done for cosmetic reasons, while others get it done for functional reasons. For instance, a blepharoplasty might […]

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Using Botox for Crow’s Feet

Using Botox for Crow’s Feet

Are your crow’s feet driving you crazy? You think they make you look older than you are, and you feel self-conscious. Back in the old days, you had to get a facelift to remove crow’s feet, but that is no longer the case. Now, you can get a quick Botox treatment and say goodbye to […]

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Interesting Facts About Eyelid Surgery

Interesting Facts About Eyelid Surgery

Your Shelton, Connecticut eye doctor might do more than routine eye exams. In fact, some eye doctors also perform eyelid surgery on patients who have saggy and droopy eyelids. Formally referred to as blepharoplasty, this surgery removes the excess skin, which opens up the eyes and makes people look younger. Check out some interesting facts […]

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Why Have Ectropion Repair Surgery?

Why Have Ectropion Repair Surgery?

Ectropion repair surgery is a cosmetic service that is performed when excess eyelid cartilage needs to be removed due to the lids turning outward. This mostly occurs in the lower eyelids. The procedure is performed to relieve discomfort, redness, and irritation; improve appearance; and prevent eye infections. When the lower lids turn out, there is an […]

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