Are you bothered by a long or “big” forehead? When a facial feature is sized out of proportion with the rest of the face, it can significantly compromise your overall beauty and attractiveness. Your forehead is no different. While not all long foreheads are a source of aesthetic concern, they can often give the appearance of a receding hairline because the distance of the brows to the hair line is noticeably large. … Continue reading
The appearance of your eyes can greatly influence how others perceive you. A smooth complexion and even skin tone around the eyes can give off a youthful and energetic look. Unfortunately, this means that when the eyes are framed by wrinkles, heavy skin and dark circles, you can look tired, aged and unattractive.
One of the most common cosmetic concerns regarding the eyes is dark circles. You may be surprised to learn, however, that under-eye circles can exist for multiple reasons – not just when you are lacking in sleep. When you can rule out fatigue as the culprit to your dark under-eye circles, you can consider the following reasons for their unwanted appearance: … Continue reading
Do you often hear the words, “is everything okay?” It is not uncommon for the aging adult to look upset, sad or angry when they feel fine on the inside. The signs of aging around the eyes, brows and forehead are often responsible for this unfortunate misperception. As we age, our skin loses elasticity and collagen. Around the eyes, this causes a heaviness and sagging that furrows the brows and makes one look angry when they really aren’t.
… Continue reading
One of the most frustrating (and devastating) effects of aging is sagging skin. This occurs when the skin loses collagen and elasticity and is more easily defeated by gravity over time. To make matters worse, sagging skin on the face is often the most significant and of course most noticed. While many people complain about their sagging cheeks and bulging jaw line, the effects of sagging skin can also be found further up in the face. In fact, when the forehead and brow skin droops, it can cause a host of unwanted flaws around the eyes. This can begin in the 30s and 40s for many men and women. … Continue reading
When experiencing the signs of aging in the face, adults almost invariably notice it around their eyes. The delicate skin around the eyes often loses its elasticity first, causing wrinkles, sagging skin and other unwanted concerns. Since the eyes show expression and vigor, it is common for patients to request eyelid surgery, also called blepharoplasty, to make them look younger and even appear happier. For many, it is also a means to restore proper vision, as excessive upper eyelid skin can cause hooding and impair full sight. … Continue reading
Your eyes are typically the first feature others notice about you. They instantly reflect your mood and your energy. Your eyes are also a defining factor in how youthful (or old) you appear. Your eyes can begin to show signs of aging even as a young adult. Sagging eyes, bags under the eyes, crow’s feet, deep tear troughs and dark circles are common complaints when it comes the eyes. In many cases, patients feel that their eyes are largely misrepresenting their age. Fortunately, there are endless options when it comes to addressing unwanted eye aesthetics. From topical creams and fillers to surgical eyelid lifts, there are solutions for anyone who wants to reverse the signs of aging and restore a youthful sparkle. … Continue reading
Could a brow lift make you look younger, happier, or more energetic? A brow or forehead lift is a cosmetic procedure that works to correct sagging skin and other signs of aging around the eyes, brows and forehead. It repositions the eyebrows or underlying forehead tissues to create a more youthful appearance. A brow lift, when done correctly, can restore the youthful arch to your brow while also opening the eyes and reducing forehead wrinkles. … Continue reading
The eyes are one of the first areas of your face that show signs of aging. Unfortunately, this can also be the most noticeable. Over time the upper eyelid often start to droop or sag. This may even be an inherited characteristic. Not only can this affect your vision, but it also gives you an old, tired and sad appearance even if you feel energetic and happy. The good news is that there is a procedure called blespharoplasty that can lift your upper eyelids instantly and make your look refreshed and younger. Even better, this procedure can typically be performed without general anesthesia, which quickens and eases recovery time. … Continue reading