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Thin Eyelid Type

Surgery Information

Thick Eyelid Type

  • Method: Non-Incision Method
  • Anesthesia: Local (Deep Sleep) Anesthesia
  • Duration: 30 min.
  • Stitch Removal: 2 days after
  • Clinic Visit: 2 times
  • Recover Period: Return to everyday activity after stitch removal

Thin Eyelid Type

Patients with thin eyelids can achieve beautiful results with all types of double eyelid surgeries.

Despite this, non-incision method is the most suitable for thin eyelids mainly because the use of sutures allowing for more natural and less swelling. Moreover, this method does not leave any scars (or barely visible) and it is extremely time efficient in terms of the duration of the surgery and rocovery time.

Wonjin's non-incisional suture method is unprescedented as the original suturing method would involve making multiple singular knots, where as Wonjin’s method sutures one unbroken knot. This method ensures firm fixation of the eyelids and reduces the chance of loosening or becoming undone in the future.

Eyelid Surgery Method for Thin Eyelid Type

  • Individually customized Eyelid Surgery planned by specialist STEP 01
    Our surgeons plan and customize each inidividuals eyelid surgery

    Our seasoned surgeon will determine the thickness of the skin, the amount of fats and muscles on eyelid, and then proceed to customize each surgery whilst considering the patients' desires.

  • Designing ideal line STEP 02
    Designing the ideal line

    Individual patients' eye shape and personal desires are considered to design an ideal double eyelid line, shape, and height.

  • Customized incision method according to skin type STEP 03
    Non-incision Suture Method

    Very small holes are made on the designed outline for the suture threads to pass through.

  • After surgery STEP 04

    Suturing Non-segmented suturing through several holes to fixate the double eyelid line. A more prominent eyelid line is created and has a lower chance of loosening. With this suturing method, stitch removal will not leave any scars.

  • After surgery STEP 05
    Clean suture to minimize scars

    Clean and delicate sutures on the surgical area to minimize scar formation.


The non-incisional suture method is not recommended to patients with thick eyelids due to the higher risk of the sutures loosening and pulling apart. Therefore, a thorough consultation is required prior to surgery with a seasoned doctor who has abundant clinical experience in eyelid surgery.