Since it removes all excessive muscle and fat that make your eyelids thick, your eyelids become slim, making the lines for double eyelids natural and slim. Also, there will be visible differences in surgical results depending on the surgeon, so your surgery must be performed from a highly skilled surgeon specialized in plastic surgery.
|Surgery Duration||30 mins-1 hour|
|Number of Postoperative visits||2 – 3 times|
|Anesthesia||Sedation or local anesthesia|
|Removal of Stitches||5 – 7 days after the operation|
|Recovery Period||1 – 2 weeks|
1. Non-incision method (Buried Suture): Creating natural-looking and big eyes without incision
Double eyelid surgery methods consist of incision method, non-incision method (buried suture), and partial incision.
The surgery method is selected by the type of your eyelid, thickness of eyelid skin, fat volume under the eye skin, strength of eye opening muscle, and others, during the consultation with your doctor.
Non-incision method (buried suture) that ties inner muscles and inner skin of eyelid, is considered as the best method for teenagers and young adults in their 20s, whose skin is elastic. If you have sleepy eyes, ptosis correction surgery should be conducted together, as double eyelid surgery cannot change sleepy eyes on its own.
Non-incision method (Buried suture) is recommended for:
2. Incision method: Distinctive and natural-looking eye shape!
Incision method cuts the double eyelid line to remove a certain amount of tissue, including skin, muscle, fat and connective tissues, then stitches the dermis layer under the line with fascia and tarsal plate, allowing the two tissues to adhere to one another by scar tissue. In this way, the double eyelid line is accurate and clear.
The incision method makes your double eyelid last long but swelling after the operation can last longer in comparison and it takes a longer time to make your double eyelid to appear naturally.
Traditional incision method
Double eyelid at JW Hospital
Incision method is applicable to:
3. Partial Incision method
You can have both natural looking eyes through the non-incision method (buried suture) method and distinctive eye shapes through the incision method.
Partial incision has strengths of both non-incision method (buried suture) and incision method. The partial incision creates a 10mm crease in the middle of the fold by the incision method, and the creases of both sides are shaped by buried suture. After the shape of double eyelid fold is created then the fold is stitched. Through the partial incision method, not only the double eyelid fold can last longer than the ones made by other methods but also leaving no scar remains, fat around eyelid can be removed, and swelling is relieved quickly. However, this method can’t be applied to those who have sagging eyelids.
Partial incision is applicable to:
Natural eye lines: Eye lines that look natural like non-incisional method
Firm double eyelids: Double eyelids that will not unwind
Slim eyelids: eyelids aren’t thick
Different types of double eyelids: Creates various shaped eye lines
Minimized scarring: No harsh scars left after surgery
We create customized double eyelids for your big and beautiful eyes.
During the consultation you discuss all your wishes and expectations with the surgeon. The doctor will inform you whether the procedure can meet your expectations.
All the information regarding Double Eyelid Surgery is also provided during the consultation: the method that will provide you with the best result, the possible risks involved in your treatment and the aftercare.
Call us on 09 6868 1111 to arrange your appointment immediately.