Lower lid blepharoplasty with fat repositioning using a foam bolster

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


We present a modified transconjunctival blepharoplasty technique that has proved very effective in patients desiring rejuvenation of the lower eyelids that do not need skin or orbicularis resection. Double-armed sutures are placed through the tip of each fat pedicle, and the needles are passed through the intra-SOOF pocket out through the skin below the tear trough and tied over a foam bolster.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPearls and Pitfalls in Cosmetic Oculoplastic Surgery, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781493915446
ISBN (Print)9781493915439
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015


  • Bolster
  • Pedicle
  • Soof
  • Transconjunctival

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


Dive into the research topics of 'Lower lid blepharoplasty with fat repositioning using a foam bolster'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this