Festoons & Undereye Bags

Each time you turn on your TV, you're faced with a beautiful model offering a lotion or potion to fix the bags under your eyes. They're selling hope in a jar. But when you wake up in the morning and are faced with bags on bags, it's time for professional help. 
 

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What are Festoons?

Severe under eye bags that are caused by fatty deposits or fluid under the eyelid can create depressions and bulges. What is sometimes referred to as 'bags on bags" are medically known as malar bags, or festoons. The malar pockets are located very low in the eyelids, at the top of the cheekbones.

How We Treat Festoons

Treatments for festoons often include blepharoplasty (skin removal), direct excision, liposuction, fat or filler injection, and steroid injection. Unfortunately, none of these procedures have proven to be successful long-term solution. 

Dr. Allan Wulc of Philadelphia has been successful in the treatment of this frustrating condition with a combination of microdroplet liposculpture and dual erbium laser resurfacing. Removal of even the most problematic festoons is possible. Better still, treatment is typically performed in an outpatient setting. The surgery is painless and swelling lasts anywhere from seven to ten days.
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Our Results
Not every patient's journey to eyelid rejuvenation is the same. Together, we can help you discover the best treatment options to restore youth and beauty to your eyes. Some typical festoon treatment results are featured in our gallery.

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American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
American Board of Ophthalmology
American Board of Phisician Specialties
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Ophthalmic Plasic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
National Academy of Inventors