Blepharoplasty of the upper and lower eyelids involves sculpting of the tissue. Usually there is some skin removal. Fat is either repositioned or removed. There are numerous other variations, depending on the particular patient.

Dr. Walrath’s Article on Eyelid Function: Why it Matters When you Choose a Surgeon for Cosmetic Blepharoplasty

McCord CD, Walrath JD, and Nahai FN. Concepts in eyelid biomechanics with clinical implications. Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2013; 33(2): 209-221.   This article is important because it describes the reason why many people have eyelid closure problems after cosmetic blepharoplasty.  It…