Removal of excess folds of skin, pouches under and above the eyes. One of the first techniques for facial rejuvenation. Performed under local anesthesia on an out-patient basis.

-Candidates: Men and women who have bags beneath the eyes, wrinkled drooping layers of skin on eyelids and sagging eyebrows.

-The downside: Minimal; once healed, hairline scars fade and become barely visible within six to eight weeks.

-Possible complications: Minimal.