Eyebrow lift

About eyebrow lift

If your eyebrows sag, you may look older. Besides not liking your sunken eyebrows, you may also have complaints. By lifting your eyebrows, you can reduce muscle tension and pressure on your eyelids. Sunken eyebrows can be lifted in two ways; with surgery or with botulinum toxin (botox). Also a fresh look without complaints? Then read on to discover the possibilities.

What happens during surgery to lift your eyebrows

Depending on your wishes and what you have agreed with the surgeon, this procedure can be performed under local or general anaesthesia. There are a number of possibilities to achieve the desired effect with surgery:

  • The surgeon can choose to remove skin above the eyebrows or at the hairline of the temples. In this procedure you can go home after just a few hours.
  • It is also possible to have an endoscopic eyebrow lift performed. This is a strenuous procedure under general anaesthesia where you have to stay in the clinic for up to two days. Recovery takes about 4 to 6 weeks. Ask the surgeon about the pros and cons.
  • You can also opt for a combination with an eyelid correction, in which case the eyebrow can be lifted with an internal lift through a subcutaneous suture.

What happens during surgery to lift your eyebrows

Depending on your wishes and what you have agreed with the surgeon, this procedure can be performed under local or general anaesthesia. There are a number of possibilities to achieve the desired effect with surgery:

  • The surgeon can choose to remove skin above the eyebrows or at the hairline of the temples. In this procedure you can go home after just a few hours.
  • It is also possible to have an endoscopic eyebrow lift performed. This is a strenuous procedure under general anaesthesia where you have to stay in the clinic for up to two days. Recovery takes about 4 to 6 weeks. Ask the surgeon about the pros and cons.
  • You can also opt for a combination with an eyelid correction, in which case the eyebrow can be lifted with an internal lift through a subcutaneous suture.

Eyebrow lift with botulinum toxin (botox)

This lift is suitable for eyebrows that need to be lifted a few millimetres. The doctor places a few small pricks with botulinum toxin above the eyebrow, which lifts the eyebrow a few millimetres. See our page about botulinum toxin for more information. [add link] This way is the least invasive. After this eyebrow lift you will immediately see the result and you don't need any recovery time.
A no-obligation consultation with the surgeon is necessary to see which solution best suits your wishes and expectations.

Preparations

Our care team will not only help you in advance with the preparations and during your intake interview with the surgeon, but will also guide you after the operation, so that you know what to expect and heal as well and as quickly as possible. You will receive a document with patient information well in advance of the operation, containing the national advice. The surgeon and the care team will give you advice that is specific to you.
The best result of an eyebrow lift with surgery, you get by taking the following advice into account:

Before the operation

 
  • Stop smoking four weeks before the operation
  • Start taking Arnica drops two weeks in advance to reduce bruising and swelling.
  • If you are taking medication such as Marcoumar, Sintrom/Sintrommitis or Asprocardio, consult your surgeon about stopping and using these medications again, including when taking Aspirin or painkillers with aspirin such as Advil, Diclofenac and others.
  • Do not use blood thinning medication before surgery.
  • Don't forget to arrange transportation home. Driving yourself after the operation is not allowed.
  • Arrange for someone to help you in your home for the first few days.
  • If you wear lenses, make sure you have glasses at the right strength for the period after the operation.

The day of the operation

 
  • Take a shower, after the operation you may not shower for 24 hoursUse no make-up or facial cream
  • Do not wear jewellery or watches
  • Bring sunglasses to protect your eyes from direct sunlight after surgery

After surgery

 
  • Make sure you not only home.
  • Don't forget 24 hours proper cooling with a cold compress (tip: freeze some bags of peas, which you can use to cool). swellings are completely gone after 12 weeks.
  • Rest preferably lying on your backso the swelling pulls away faster.
  • Keep the blood circulation active by hourly walk aroundThis promotes the healing of the wound.
  • Showering should only be done 24 hours after the correction, but make sure the area of the procedure remains as dry as possible.
  • Working is allowed after a week, but only if it concerns work with moderate to light physical exertion.
  • After a week you can move normally again and gently hiking and bike.
  • After two weeks you'll be allowed eye make-up
  • For the first three weeks after the eyelid correction, make sure that you have doesn't squeeze, tilt and bend.
  • Contact lenses you can wear again after about three weeks.
  • Sports is allowed six weeks after surgery.
  • Row the first period not even You can ask your insurer whether or not you are insured after the operation as a driver.
  • Avoid in the first months direct sunshine on your wounds. So no sun or sunbed. Don't forget to cover them properly when you're planning on enjoying the sun with the rest of your body.

Risks and compications

There are risks associated with every operation. You will receive all the information about it from our plastic surgeon. It is important for your own well-being and health not to withhold medical information and to follow the advice of the plastic surgeon. If you have any complaints, don't hesitate and call or app the care team to see if an extra check-up by the surgeon is necessary.

If you have serious complications in the first 24 hours after the operation or if you have a fever, please contact our emergency line immediately. 06-9010340 (available 24 hours)

Rates

Internal elevator from € 450,-

External elevator from € 1.000,-

Book a free personal consultation with one of our care team specialists via 070 220 2222. The first medical consultation will be used to see what your wishes are, how realistic they are, what results are possible and what the cost of the operation is.

The second consultation with your chosen surgeon is for a fee (€ 50). This fee is deducted from the invoice costs for operations. Even if you do not book a treatment with us afterwards, you will receive an extensive and medically sound consultation. After this consultation you already have a lot of information, a valuable basis for any subsequent steps.

About eyebrow lift

If your eyebrows sag, you may look older. Besides not liking your sunken eyebrows, you may also have complaints. By lifting your eyebrows, you can reduce muscle tension and pressure on your eyelids. Sunken eyebrows can be lifted in two ways; with surgery or with botulinum toxin (botox). Also a fresh look without complaints? Then read on to discover the possibilities.

What happens during surgery to lift your eyebrows

Depending on your wishes and what you have agreed with the surgeon, this procedure can be performed under local or general anaesthesia. There are a number of possibilities to achieve the desired effect with surgery:

  • The surgeon can choose to remove skin above the eyebrows or at the hairline of the temples. In this procedure you can go home after just a few hours.
  • It is also possible to have an endoscopic eyebrow lift performed. This is a strenuous procedure under general anaesthesia where you have to stay in the clinic for up to two days. Recovery takes about 4 to 6 weeks. Ask the surgeon about the pros and cons.
  • You can also opt for a combination with an eyelid correction, in which case the eyebrow can be lifted with an internal lift through a subcutaneous suture.

What happens during surgery to lift your eyebrows

Depending on your wishes and what you have agreed with the surgeon, this procedure can be performed under local or general anaesthesia. There are a number of possibilities to achieve the desired effect with surgery:

  • The surgeon can choose to remove skin above the eyebrows or at the hairline of the temples. In this procedure you can go home after just a few hours.
  • It is also possible to have an endoscopic eyebrow lift performed. This is a strenuous procedure under general anaesthesia where you have to stay in the clinic for up to two days. Recovery takes about 4 to 6 weeks. Ask the surgeon about the pros and cons.
  • You can also opt for a combination with an eyelid correction, in which case the eyebrow can be lifted with an internal lift through a subcutaneous suture.

Eyebrow lift with botulinum toxin (botox)

This lift is suitable for eyebrows that need to be lifted a few millimetres. The doctor places a few small pricks with botulinum toxin above the eyebrow, which lifts the eyebrow a few millimetres. See our page about botulinum toxin for more information. [add link] This way is the least invasive. After this eyebrow lift you will immediately see the result and you don't need any recovery time.
A no-obligation consultation with the surgeon is necessary to see which solution best suits your wishes and expectations.

Preparations

Our care team will not only help you in advance with the preparations and during your intake interview with the surgeon, but will also guide you after the operation, so that you know what to expect and heal as well and as quickly as possible. You will receive a document with patient information well in advance of the operation, containing the national advice. The surgeon and the care team will give you advice that is specific to you.
The best result of an eyebrow lift with surgery, you get by taking the following advice into account:

Before the operation

 
  • Stop smoking four weeks before the operation
  • Start taking Arnica drops two weeks in advance to reduce bruising and swelling.
  • If you are taking medication such as Marcoumar, Sintrom/Sintrommitis or Asprocardio, consult your surgeon about stopping and using these medications again, including when taking Aspirin or painkillers with aspirin such as Advil, Diclofenac and others.
  • Do not use blood thinning medication before surgery.
  • Don't forget to arrange transportation home. Driving yourself after the operation is not allowed.
  • Arrange for someone to help you in your home for the first few days.
  • If you wear lenses, make sure you have glasses at the right strength for the period after the operation.

The day of the operation

 
  • Take a shower, after the operation you may not shower for 24 hoursUse no make-up or facial cream
  • Do not wear jewellery or watches
  • Bring sunglasses to protect your eyes from direct sunlight after surgery

After surgery

 
  • Make sure you not only home.
  • Don't forget 24 hours proper cooling with a cold compress (tip: freeze some bags of peas, which you can use to cool). swellings are completely gone after 12 weeks.
  • Rest preferably lying on your backso the swelling pulls away faster.
  • Keep the blood circulation active by hourly walk aroundThis promotes the healing of the wound.
  • Showering should only be done 24 hours after the correction, but make sure the area of the procedure remains as dry as possible.
  • Working is allowed after a week, but only if it concerns work with moderate to light physical exertion.
  • After a week you can move normally again and gently hiking and bike.
  • After two weeks you'll be allowed eye make-up
  • For the first three weeks after the eyelid correction, make sure that you have doesn't squeeze, tilt and bend.
  • Contact lenses you can wear again after about three weeks.
  • Sports is allowed six weeks after surgery.
  • Row the first period not even You can ask your insurer whether or not you are insured after the operation as a driver.
  • Avoid in the first months direct sunshine on your wounds. So no sun or sunbed. Don't forget to cover them properly when you're planning on enjoying the sun with the rest of your body.

Risks and compications

There are risks associated with every operation. You will receive all the information about it from our plastic surgeon. It is important for your own well-being and health not to withhold medical information and to follow the advice of the plastic surgeon. If you have any complaints, don't hesitate and call or app the care team to see if an extra check-up by the surgeon is necessary.

If you have serious complications in the first 24 hours after the operation or if you have a fever, please contact our emergency line immediately. 06-9010340 (available 24 hours)

Rates

Internal elevator from € 450,-

External elevator from € 1.000,-

Book a free personal consultation with one of our care team specialists via 070 220 2222. The first medical consultation will be used to see what your wishes are, how realistic they are, what results are possible and what the cost of the operation is.

The second consultation with your chosen surgeon is for a fee (€ 50). This fee is deducted from the invoice costs for operations. Even if you do not book a treatment with us afterwards, you will receive an extensive and medically sound consultation. After this consultation you already have a lot of information, a valuable basis for any subsequent steps.

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