Scalp And Eyelid Muscles


Scalp/Eyelid

Muscle
Origin
Insertion
Artery
Nerve
Action
Antagonist
occipitofrontalis
2 occipital bellies and 2 frontal bellies.
galea aponeurotica

facial nerve
raises the eyebrows

    occipitalis
superior nuchal line of the occipital bone
mastoid part of the temporal bone
galea aponeurotica
occipital artery
posterior auricular nerve (facial nerve)
wrinkles eyebrow

    frontalis
galea aponeurotica
skin above the eyebrows
ophthalmic artery
facial nerve
wrinkles eyebrow

orbicularis oculi
frontal bone; medial palpebral ligament; lacrimal bone
lateral palpebral raphe
ophthalmic, zygomatico-orbital,angular
zygomatic branch of facial nerve and temporal branch of facial nerve
closes eyelids
levator palpebrae superioris
corrugator supercilii
superciliary arches
forehead skin, neareyebrow

facial nerve
wrinkles forehead

depressor supercilii
Medial orbital rim
Medial aspect of bony orbit

facial nerve
Depression of eyebrow