Upper and lower eyelid lift

The skin around the eyes is particularly thin and tender. This is how she is more subject to the aging process than, for example, the skin on the arms that is ten times thicker. Over time, fine wrinkles appear, the eyelids are increasingly pulled down from the sagging skin and small cushions of the fatty tissue in which the eyes are embedded appear through the sagging skin.

Premature aging of the area around the eyes takes away its youthfulness from the entire face. Due to the prominent position of the eyes, these effects of skin aging are also unpleasant.

Why eyelid lift?

Drooping eyelids and drooping upper eyelids are features that make people look old and tired. With extreme drooping eyelids, this can also be done Field of vision and thus eyesight significantly restricted become. Even a dynamic and well-rested person can quickly appear tired or exhausted due to these drooping upper eyelids.

With an eyelid lift, excess skin and love handles around the eyes on the upper and lower eyelids remove.

A tightening of the eyelids, as the central communication organ, causes one younger and fresher facial expression and pleasant charisma.

  • Fresher facial expression
  • Better eyesight
  • Pleasant charisma
  • Treatment of drooping eyelids and bags under the eyes
  • Treatment of dark circles under the eyes

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Usually, the operations on the eyelids under local anesthesia and sedation are performed. Before surgery, you will receive sedatives that put you in a kind of twilight sleep. You are thus awake but relaxed and insensitive to pain.

The local anesthetic enables the surgeon to check the success of the operation.

When investment in time should be about a week, as medical checks and postoperative treatments (lymphatic drainage, cold masks) are carried out in the days after the procedure in order to ensure a problem-free healing process and thus an optimal end result. This follow-up care is a crucial success factor for an eyelid lift.


Upper and lower eyelid lifts by a qualified plastic surgeon are rarely associated with complications. Overall, it is one low-risk operation with a high degree of efficiency and security.

We will explain to you any possible complications that may arise in individual cases during an upper and lower eyelid lift in a detailed consultation.

The most important facts about liposuction

Without anesthesia
Without surgery
Stay: day clinic
Downtimes: 1 day
Check-up after 6 weeks