If you’re tired of droopy eyelids making you look tired, then Upneeq may be a good solution for you. Upneeq is a prescription eye drop that temporarily improves droopy eyelids, or ptosis, with a single daily dose. Patients see an average of about 1 mm of lift in their upper eyelid after the first use—just enough to make a noticeable difference. Some of the benefits of using Upneeq include:
A more youthful appearance
No surgery required
Relatively affordable compared to other options like surgery
Safe with little to no side-effects
Fast acting: Most patients see results in as little as 5 minutes
What Causes Droopy Eyelids?
Droopy eyelids can be caused by a variety of things, including aging, genetics, medical conditions, or surgery. The medical term form this is called Blepharoptosis. The upper-lids droop, making eyes look smaller and appear more tired. Severe Blepharoptosis can even interfere with sight lines and overall function of the eyes.
UPNEEQ is a prescription eye drop that can temporarily improve droopy eyelids. With a single daily dose, patients see an average of 1mm of lift in their upper eyelid- just enough to make a noticeable difference. While it may not give the same dramatic results as surgery, it is a more affordable and less invasive option.
How does Upneeq work?
Upneeq is a once a day application per eye. The active ingredient is oxymetazoline hydrochloride ophthalmic solution), 0.1% which triggers the levator palpebrae muscle, also know as the Mueller’s Muscle, causing contraction and raising the upper eyelid.
On average, treatments result in a 1mm lift. While this is not as dramatic as a Blepharoplasty, or eyelid lift surgery, it was reported by patients to be both cosmetically and medically beneficial.
Is Upneeq safe?
Upneeq has been FDA-approved to be both safe and effective for the treatment of acquired eyelid ptosis in adults. To gain FDA approval, Upneeq showed effectiveness in two 6-week trials with a total of 304 patients with acquired blepharoptosis. A third study was also conducted to establish that the eye drop is safe for longterm use with positive results.
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