The stitches are removed about one week later.

It is advisable to apply the ice goggles at home to reduce the swelling. If you are in pain, you may take a painkiller based on paracetamol (but not an aspirin!). For the first week the eyelids are swollen black and blue. After two weeks, you are once again reasonably presentable.

You have to wait patiently for two months to assess the final result. The scar from the raising of the eyebrow can remain visible for a longer period.