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Eyelid Fat Pockets

Preaponeurotic fat pockets in the upper and lower eyelids

os - orbital septum 

mf - medial fat pocket 

cf - central fat pocket 

lf -lateral fat pocket in              lower eyelid 

lg - lacrimal gland 

There are two fat pockets in the upper eyelid behind the orbital septum and in front of the levator aponeurosis, the medial and lateral pockets. Laterally is the lacrimal gland.  In the lower eyelid, there are three fat pockets, medial, central, and lateral.

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