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brown circles around eyes

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Melasma?: A centrofacial malar or mandibular distribution of muddy brown to Grey hyper pigmentation. Go to a Dermatologist for treatment options. The goal of th ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David F. Jaffe
31 years experience Dermatology
Fluid, gravity: Skin around eyelids is very thin - in some places only 4 cell layers thick. Thus, even a small amount of swelling can look prominent. Any irritation ... Read More
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Dr. Ari Weitzner
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Too vague: Can be any inflammatory/infectious condition, too little sleep, bad genes, .
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
38 years experience Addiction Medicine
Dark circles: two of the more common causes are fatigue from lack of sleep or allergies
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Usually normal: Variant. If there is no pain, redness or blurred vision then rest assured. If the blue ring is getting bigger it could be thinning of the sclera. Take ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Several reasons: If it is around both eyes it is less concerning and it may be related to anxiety, you can see your family md. If it is persistent and around only one ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Cannot answer: Describe these better: what do they look like, how long have they been present, are they changing, where are they exactly?
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sachs
18 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Prp is a laser procedure that is usually used to help when a pt has bad diabetes in the eye and will do nothing to help with circles under your eyes. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Usually ihdicates: Fatigue, loss of sleep, lack of exercise and possibly poor diet------in other words, overall health.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Rauen
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Sleep: Dark circles can form due to lack of sleep or illness. Some liver conditions can also cause dark circles. Some are very benign (gilberts). Some may ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tod Haller
16 years experience Ophthalmology
Steroid: Steroid cream should help
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