Understanding Festoons and How to Treat Them

By Adam J. Scheiner, MD, Laser Eyelid and Facial Plastic Surgery

Posted on | By Adam J. Scheiner, MD

Facial Rejuvenation and Relief From Festoons

Modified laser skin resurfacing techniques offer a predictable, rapid, and safe treatment for lower eyelid festoons. Having a doctor knowledgeable and skilled in laser safety, laser use and the wound care required after the procedure are necessary to achieve the optimal clinical results that this procedure can provide.

Laser skin resurfacing, in general, and laser festoon reduction, when needed, can add greatly to the overall aesthetic outcome in rejuvenation of the lower eyelid and cheek region.

The images below speak for themselves in illustrating just how powerful and successful laser skin resurfacing can be for individuals seeking relief from festoons. [Left: Before surgery; Right: 11 days post-op]

Article written by Adam J. Scheiner, MD
Laser Eyelid and Facial Plastic Surgeon