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When You Should Start Getting Botox and Why: May 12th, 2022

The answer…in your late 20s and 30s. Sometimes called “preventative Botox”, it is most frequently used to smooth out fine lines and prevent the formation of deep, static wrinkles in the future. Botox can even be used to create a “lip flip”, and to slim out the face. A study...

Droopy Eyelids Explained  May 18th, 2021

So, you have "droopy eyelids". Perhaps you're having a hard time seeing because your eyelids are blocking your vision. Maybe you're constantly lifting your eyelids either with your fingers or using your eyebrows. Possibly, friends and family have commented on the appearance of your eyelids.   As oculoplastic surgeons, a droopy...

What is Oculofacial Plastic Surgery? Aug 20th, 2020

Oculofacial plastic surgery is a subspecialty of ophthalmology, focusing on plastic and reconstructive surgery of the structures around the eye. Many similar terms are used to describe the field, including oculoplastics, oculoplastic surgery, ophthalmic plastic surgery, oculofacial plastic surgery, oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgery.  Broadly, the field covers procedures of the eyelids,...