4 Reasons You’ll Want to Get a Stye Treated

A stye, also referred to as a hordeolum or chalazion, is a small lump of pus that develops on either the outside or inside of the eyelid. Styes are caused by staphylococcus bacteria and are common enough that most people experience one or two of them in their lifetimes. They rarely cause serious systemic health…

Banish Under Eye Bags for Good with a Lower Blepharoplasty

Many people complain of under-eye “bags” because it creates a tired or older-looking appearance. Under-eye bags develop when the bottom eyelid skin loses elasticity and stretches excessively, which can also cause lines and wrinkles. If you’re like many people, you’ve tried to cover up your baggy under eyes with makeup, yet with little or no…

Subtle Ways That Fillers Can Enhance Your Eyes

Sometimes, a subtle change in your appearance is all that’s needed to reduce the signs of aging or even tiredness. This is especially true around the eyes. Even better, it is possible to truly refresh a person’s appearance without invasive surgery. Los Angeles oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Ray Taban is a foremost expert on enhancing your…

Everything You Need to Know about Eye Shape Surgery

If you’re like many people, you may want to know more about eye shape surgery. Maybe you’d like to alter the rounded appearance of your eyes or lift your lower eyelids for a less tired appearance. People who undergo eye shape surgery, especially under the care of an experienced surgeon who’s published extensively on the…

Top 10 Reasons to Consider Oculoplastic Surgery in 2018

The eyelids can contribute more than you think to your appearance, as they can make you appear older, tired, or even haggard if you have prominent under eye bags and/or dark circles. If you’re like many people who want to look their best in 2018 and beyond, regardless of age, it may be to your…

Refresh Your Appearance with the Help of Injectables

If you’re looking to refresh a tired, aging appearance, you may not realize that a surgical procedure is not always necessary to deliver the results you’re looking for. In many cases, nonsurgical procedures like injectables can address your concerns better and help you achieve your aesthetic goals more effectively, especially if you, like many people,…

Why Droopy Eyelid Surgery Is about More Than Aesthetics

You may think that eyelid ptosis (sagging or droopiness) is an aesthetic problem that merely affects your appearance. However, if you have this condition, you know that eyelid ptosis can cause a myriad of other issues, including vision problems and physical discomfort. That’s why surgery for droopy eyelids – eyelid ptosis surgery – is often…

Common Eyelid Problems and Their Fixes

For such a small part of the body, the eyelids can have a significant impact on your appearance. They contribute to the attractiveness of not only your eyes but also the rest of your face, as puffy eyelids, for example, can take away from the natural beauty of your eyes and overall face. Moreover, this…