Oriental eyelids: Anatomic difference and surgical consideration

Don Liu, Wen Ming Hsu

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Fashions change with time and beauty standards differ in different cultures. In recent years, there has been an increase in the number of immigrants to the United States from the Orient. The creation of an upper eyelid crease has been for the past several decades the most popular cosmetic procedure in many Asian countries.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)59-64
Number of pages6
JournalOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1986
Externally publishedYes


  • Epicanthal fold
  • Eyelid crease
  • Oriental/Occidental eyelids

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Ophthalmology


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