What effect does smoking have on eyelid surgery?

Smoking can greatly increase the risk of complications occurring after surgery. Therefore, most surgeons recommend that you are smoke and nicotine free for at least 6 weeks before and after the procedure. Furthermore, some drugs and herbal remedies can affect the way your body heals. This is why it is important to tell your surgeon the full list of drugs and medications that you take.

Published: November 6th, 2020