Responsável Técnico

Dr. Denis Valente | Cirurgião plástico

CREMERS 24617 | RQE 18465

Eyebrows

Surgical correction of the position of the eyebrows is extremelly important to the aesthetic balance of the face. With the aging process there is a strong tendency for the eyebrows to fall on the eyes, giving a look of fatigue. The surgery aims to reposition these tissues. Plastic surgery of the eyebrows can correct the excess skin and fat, by replacing the natural position. It’s possible in many cases, also improve the functional aspect, as well as aesthetic, according to lessen the weight on the upper eyelid.

Candidates

Usually men and women over 40 years, although some patients between twenty and thirty can also benefit from this procedure.

Total duration of surgery

From 90 to 120 minutes.

Anesthesia

Local with sedation.

Outpatient

Outpatient 2-12 hours after the surgery.

Objectives

To reduce the excess of skin and fat from the eyebrows. Reposition the eyebrows. Bring facial balance.
Rejuvenation of the area around the eyes.

Incisions and technique

Incisions are in the top edge of the hair. The skin in this region has a very rich vascularity, and usually the scars tend to be hidden in the transition line between the hair and skin. Scars can be disguised with a light makeup since the early days.

Recovery

The swelling is usually intense during the first 2 to 3 days, when is recommended applying cold compresses on the operated area and rest. Red or purple stains can be installed around the eyes persisting for one to two weeks.

Undesirable effects

Swelling and bruising in the first week after surgery. Results improve after the second week.