- Mokhtar Asaadi
Aesthetic Plast Surg 2018 Apr 18. Epub 2018 Apr 18.
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, 94 Old Short Hills Rd, Livingston, NJ, 07039, USA.
Background: Festoons and malar bags present a particular challenge to the plastic surgeon and commonly persist after the traditional lower blepharoplasty. They are more common than we think and a trained eye will be able to recognize them. Lower blepharoplasty in these patients requires addressing the lid-cheek junction and midcheek using additional techniques such as orbicularis retaining ligament (ORL) and zygomaticocutaneous ligament (ZCL) release, midface lift, microsuction, or even direct excision (Kpodzo e al. Read More