2 weeks following surgical excision.
Xanthelasma/ Cholesterol Patches
2 weeks following surgical excision
2 weeks following surgical excision. The incision scars disappear in time.
This lady had quite large Xanthelasma patches. In such cases it is often cosmetically better to remove these lesions as part of a modified upper lid blepharoplasty. Not only does it remove the cosmetically poor xanthelasma but it also gives a much neater final result and treats any upper lid hooding
A modified blepharoplasty treats the hooded eyelids and xanthelasma
6 weeks following modified blepharoplasty
6 weeks after modified blepharoplasty. Note how well how the wounds have almost completely disappeared already.