Who Is a Good Candidate for Eyelid Surgery?

Eyelid surgery is a popular facial rejuvenation procedure. Are you a good candidate? Contact MAE Plastic Surgery to find out if eyelid surgery is right for you. What Can Eyelid Surgery Address? Eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, is a surgical procedure to address aging in the eyelids. This procedure removes extra skin and fat and tightens… Read More

What Aftercare Is Necessary for Breast Implant Surgery

For many women, recovery is the most daunting part of breast augmentation surgery. The good news is, with a little preparation, it doesn’t have to be, provided you follow the post-operative care recommended by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Epstein at MAE Plastic Surgery in Chicago, IL. Successful breast augmentation depends on the surgery itself… Read More

Why Are My Eyelids Drooping?

Eyelid drooping is a common complaint, prevalent in both men and women.  Upper eyelid drooping is most likely caused by redundant skin and fat of the upper lids or from a heavy or sagging forehead and brows.  Drooping of an upper eyelid may also be caused by a functional problem,  called ptosis, where the elevator… Read More

Why Combining a Facelift With Eyelid Surgery Is a Win-Win

Life needs more wins. And a combination of facelift surgery with an eyelid lift may be the successful combination you’re seeking. If you desire a refreshed facial appearance, a combination of facelift surgery and an eyelid lift can provide full-face rejuvenation. Some of our patients look decades younger after receiving this combination treatment.  What Can… Read More